Jobs & Internships


Fall 2016 Teaching Assistants

The Jacob Burns Film Center seeks Teaching Assistants to work at the Media Arts Lab this coming fall. Classes at the Lab range from 12 weeks long to single day events and engage students of all ages. Fall classes run from September 6th – December 16th. For more information on our fall programs, click here

Responsibilities may include:

  • Setting-up and cleaning-up classroom studios
  • Coordinating class equipment, space, and material needs
  • Administering attendance
  • Working hands-on with students
  • Providing general support as needed for the lead instructor

Applicants should demonstrate the following:

  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Passion for working with youth
  • Interest in film and/or arts education
  • Ability to multitask
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Experience in media production and/or media studies
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a member of a creative team

Salaries are hourly and begin at $9.50/hour

Applications for the Fall 2016 semester are due by Monday, July 25 th. For an application, click here. Candidates who are being considered will be contacted and requested to have a follow-up interview. Notification and schedule confirmation will be sent by Wednesday, August 10 th.

Every Teaching Assistant will be required to participate in a mandatory orientation and training session at the Media Arts Lab. Date TBA. Staff will be compensated for this time.

Please send application to with “Fall Teaching Assistant 16” in the subject line of your email. No phone calls please.

The Jacob Burns Film Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer who encourages people of any race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age and ability to apply.


We anticipate accepting interns in the fall of 2016. Please check back for details later this spring.