EdTA Seeks Marketing and Publications Intern‏


The Educational Theatre Association (EdTA) is a professional organization for theatre education with over 100,000 members nationwide. EdTA’s mission is shaping lives through theatre education by: Honoring student achievement in theatre and enriching their theatre education experience; Supporting teachers by providing professional development, networking opportunities, resources, and recognition; and Influencing public opinion that theatre education is essential and builds life skills. EdTA operates the International Thespian Society (ITS), an honorary organization that has inducted over 2 million theatre students since its founding in 1929.

POSITION: EdTA seeks a Marketing and Publications Intern to assist both departments with clerical and research tasks. This is a part-time position with plans for 20 hours a week in 2015.

SKILLS DESIRED: Essential skills include: excellent written and verbal communication, strong solo and team work ethic, fast and accurate data entry/ computer skills, and a warm and upbeat professional demeanor.

JOB TITLE: Marketing and Publications Intern

POSITION REPORTS TO: Marketing Manager and Associate Editor

EDUCATION REQUIRED: High school diploma.

STATUS: Nonexempt; intern part-time

STARTING WAGE: $10.00 per hour



  • Assist with PR
  • Perform research for strategic initiatives
  • Monitor/research social media for items of interest
  • Execute social media postings on Facebook and Twitter
  • Help design and execute social media calendar
  • Help execute projects such as mailings, assembling promotional materials, update project log
  • Administrative project management tasks–meetings, requests for quotes, etc.


  • Pitch, research, and write magazine and online content
  • Research content and links for our online College Resource Center
  • Assist in fact-checking, transcription, and other day-to-day tasks
  • Proofreading and proof wrangling
  • Create database of potential arts education partner organizations
  • Organize magazine archives


  • Strong organization, multi-tasking, and time management skills
  • Very strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated self-starter
  • Social media experience
  • Positive, team-oriented attitude
  • Familiarity with InDesign/Photoshop is a plus
  • Knowledge of and experience in theatre is a plus

Please submit cover letter and résumé by email to:HRmanager@schooltheatre.org.
No phone calls, please.



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2 responses to “EdTA Seeks Marketing and Publications Intern‏

  1. Kailee

    Hi, I was wondering when the internship would begin and how long it would be?


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