Working at Penland
Penland School of Crafts offers a unique opportunity to live and work in a dynamic, creative educational community and work with accomplished professionals in a mutual learning and knowledge sharing environment. Employees at Penland enjoy competitive pay, engaging benefits and a unique work environment of creative inquiry. We have a variety of seasonal, part-time and full-time positions. Compensation discussions are a part of the interviewing process.
There are currently no open positions at Penland. Please check back occasionally for anything that becomes available. Positions will also be posted to our Facebook and Twitter accounts.
A Penland internship is unpaid, but offers a unique opportunity to live and work in a dynamic, creative educational community and work with accomplished professionals in a mutual learning and knowledge sharing environment. All housing and meals will be provided at no charge to the intern for the duration of the internship period. Class and Penland studio access is not provided. Housing will be assigned when interns are selected.
Penland will work with applicants seeking educational credit for the internship. Details can be discussed in the interview process.
Open Summer Internships:
Arts Management/Special Events Internship
Penland Gallery & Visitors Center Digital Media Internship
Arts Management/Donor Stewardship Internship
Community Collaborations/Kids Camp Internship
Print, Letterpress, Books, and Papermaking Studio Internship
Textiles and Drawing/Painting Studio Internship
WWOOF in the Penland Garden
The Penland Garden is currently looking for people to help with seeding, weeding, harvesting, and more between May and August, 2017. We are working with WWOOF USA (Worldwide Opportunities on Organic Farms) again this year to fill these positions. Learn more at:
WWOOFing at Penland