Careers and Internships

Career Opportunities

Marketing and Communications Coordinator

The Marketing and Communications Coordinator creates, edits, monitors and disseminates informational and promotional content for Ella Sharp Museum (ESM) and Cell Block 7 (CB7). Communication outlets for ESM and CB7 include, but are not limited to, print materials, broadcast, website, and social media. Audiences include museum members, sponsors, business partners, and the general public. As the lead marketing and communications person on staff, the coordinator develops and executes successful marketing strategies for ESM’s and CB7’s overall brand awareness as well as for museum events, educational programming, and exhibits. Click here to learn more. 

Docent (Museum Tour Guide)

The Ella Sharp Museum is seeking a contract tour guide to support school and public programs throughout 2019. The primary purpose of this position is to provide a welcoming, engaging environment and rewarding learning experience to museum visitors through guided tours and supervised activities. A multi-day training will be provided. This is a contract position and will work between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. (Monday-Friday). Amount of hours are variable depending on program needs and scheduled visits. Click here to learn more.

Internship Opportunities

The Ella Sharp Museum is pleased to offer internship opportunities for qualified post-secondary students as well as those between degree programs to intern in various museum divisions throughout the year. No housing or stipend is offered for these internships. Students are responsible for arranging academic credit with their sponsoring institutions.

Cell Block 7 Intern

We are currently seeking a Cell Block 7 Museum Professional Intern. This internship will provide the applicant with a wide array of museum experiences. Based on the applicant’s area of interest (collections, exhibits, interpretation, education, etc.), their experience can be enhanced… Click here to learn more.

Collections Intern

We are currently seeking a Collections Intern. Responsibilities for this position include assisting with collections record keeping, assisting with the collection inventory… Click here to learn more.

Marketing Intern

We are currently seeking a Marketing Intern. Responsibilities for this position include assisting in marketing efforts of Ella Sharp Museum and Cell Block 7, helping to manage the web presence of both museums… Click here to learn more.