Summer Associate Program
Storytime Village is now searching for individuals, age 18-24 for our summer associate program. Applicants will have the opportunity to develop transferable skills and obtain valuable work experience, with the added bonus of an education stipend awarded at the end of the summer service.
Below are descriptions of the positions we are looking to fill. If you are interested, or you think you know someone who would fit the position well, contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Creative Writing Instructor: Creative writing instructors will contribute to the development of lesson plans, manage a classroom, and instruct our 3rd-5th grade students in writing and illustrating their books during our LEAP summer camp.
Instruction Aides: Instruction aides will assist the creative writing instructor by working closely with LEAP summer camp participants as they write and illustrate their books, and participate in other camp activities.
Puppeteers: Puppeteers act as the three main characters of Storytime Village: The Show. Rhonda, Bella, and Leroy will attend all shooting of the show, and help the production team produce the show.
Production Manager: The production manager will be responsible for the planning, execution, and logistics of filming
Storytime Village: The Show. They will work with the production team to arrange filming schedules, coordinate with actors, and provide direction while on set.
Music Producer: The music producer will help arrange and record music for Storytime Village: The Show. Applicants should have a musical background that could transfer to either composing, arranging, playing, or recording music.
Script Writer and Production Assistant: The scriptwriter will develop and edit scripts for Storytime Village: The Show, while also assisting the production manager in the planning, execution, and logistics of filming.
Special Events Associate: The special events associate will work closely with our coordinator to plan and execute special events for both LEAP camp and Storytime Village’s fall schedule of events.
Outreach Associate: Outreach associates will work closely with our outreach coordinator to participate in community outreach activities for Storytime Village.
Marketing Associate: The marketing associate will work with our coordinator to develop marketing materials for LEAP summer camp and Storytime Village’s fall schedule of events.
Web Designer: The web designer will be responsible for designing and implementing changes and updates to Storytime Village's current website. This individual will work closely with the marketing director and CEO to identify the best way to tell the organization's story through website format. By the end of the summer, the web designer will have a completed website design to include in a professional portfolio.
Photographer/Videographer: The photographer/videographer will work closely with the marketing director and outreach team in order to attend all Storytime Village events and document activities through photographs and videos. This individual should have some experience with photography, videography, and editing.
Early Literacy Associate: Early literacy associates will contribute to the development of early literacy curriculum to be distributed in preschools and daycares in the Kansas area.