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🔗Telling All Americans’ Stories Intern – 400 hours

  • Internship
  • NCPE Internship
  • Washington D.C., DC (Remote)
  • 17.00 USD / Hour
  • Applications have closed
  • Department: Cultural Resources, Partnerships, and Science; Cultural Resources Office of Interpretation and Education
  • Job Reference #: 4045d
  • Job Summary: Join us to expand and improve the stories we tell.
  • Job Qualifications:

    The ideal candidates will be curious and self-motivated and demonstrate initiative. They will have demonstrated skills in clear writing and organization. Experience with digital content management system (CMS) is advantageous.

  • How to Apply:

    Click on the application button at this listing and following the instructions for applying online.

  • Job benefits: Paid Time Off (PTO), remote work, $1000 housing allowance
  • Application Email: waso_cr-intern@nps.gov

Website National Park Service/NCPE Internship Program

The successful candidate will work with the program manager and staff to contribute to the programs offered by the National Park Service (NPS) Cultural Resources Office of Interpretation and Education. Themes include inclusive story-telling, effective digital web-based storytelling, and enhancing the role of the Humanities in stewardship and engagement. Topics may include historic place-based examples of inter-cultural solidarity and allyship related to combatting antisemitism and Islamaphobia.

Specific tasks will be decided in consultation between staff and the intern, and will include research, writing, keeping and managing records, organizing and managing meetings, initiating and guiding conversations, and other tasks of mutual benefit to the intern and the program.  The intern will assist with youth programs, the Mellon Humanities Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, Telling All Americans’ Stories, Teaching with Historic Places, Discover Our Shared Heritage Travel Itineraries, and/or other initiatives.

Through these programs, the intern will have the opportunity to actively contribute to the mission of the National Park Service and will produce products to include on their CV. Depending on the mutual needs of the intern and the office, the internship may be extended. This is a virtual internship with the potential for on-site work in Washington, DC.

This position is part of the Internship Program administered by the National Council for Preservation Education (NCPE). The program is a partnership between the National Park Service and NCPE. Eligibility requirements apply; visit https://preservenet.org/ncpe-internships/ for details and instructions on how to apply.

Qualified NCPE interns who successfully complete their internships may count their position towards earning a Public Land Corps (PLC) Non-Competitive Hiring Authority certificate.  Once earned, the PLC hiring authority certificate may be used to apply for eligible Federal temporary, term, or permanent positions. Visit the website listed above for details about this benefit. Successful completion of the internship does not guarantee Federal employment.