The Fleisher Art Memorial is the nation’s oldest tuition-free community art school. Today, Fleisher offers over 70 classes and workshops for adults per term, operates a year-round exhibits program including the prestigious Wind Challenge Exhibition Series, and provides art instruction to young people in Philadelphia’s public schools through its Community Partnership in the Arts programs well as through its renowned Saturday Young Artists' program. For more information, visit

Art education and community engagement are at the core of Fleisher‘s long-term goals. The Program Intern works under the supervision of the Registrar and with the programs team to maintain accurate student records and assist with our daily operations.  

The Fleisher team consists of a group of people committed to excellence. We all cherish our place as a vanguard arts education institution in Philadelphia that also serves as a model across the country. The Program intern will learn to work with databases and logic models, create search criteria to hone in on problem areas and work with different areas of the programs department to see how a programs department is run at a small community arts center.

Work with Fleisher’s Program Department doing a variety of administrative tasks. Some examples of needed tasks might be:
» Fixing inaccurate records in the database
» Proof reading
» Data entry
» Entering attendance
» Helping direct students to class during the first week of classes 

Successful candidates will:
» Attention to detail
» Critical thinking
» Problem solving
» Knowledge of MS Office Suite  

Although this internship is unpaid, interns are eligible to receive free tuition for one Fleisher workshop and we can work with students to assist in receiving college credit. 

Hours Per Week:
The internship will take place in an office setting. Time commitment is 6-10 hours per week, ongoing.

To Apply: 
Interested candidates should include a brief cover letter and resume. No phone calls please.  

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