826 Boston hires a group of enthusiastic, dedicated, and versatile interns for the fall, spring and summer semesters. Interns will work individually and collectively with each other, our staff and service members, and a large group of volunteers.

Applicants for internships should submit a cover letter, resume, and two letter of recommendation to the Volunteer Manager. References may submit recommendations through our online recommendation form. Please keep reading for information about fall internships.

826 Boston Theater Camp_7.23.13
Interns commit to 16 hours per week of unpaid work for a minimum of four months. Interns participate in all aspects of 826 Boston programming, support the 826 Boston staff in administrative tasks, outreach projects, and events. Named one of GOOD magazine’s “30 Places We Want to Work,” 826 Boston is a vibrant work environment, bustling with staff, interns, students, and volunteers.

This is an opportunity to design, write, or teach in a professional environment, work with youth, get experience in creative arts education, learn about the day-to-day operations of a small non-profit, and join the network of national 826 chapters, while building job skills, advancing your resume, and acquiring excellent references. Applicants must be over the age of 18 but need not be currently enrolled in an academic program.

To apply to a fall internship, please send a resume, cover letter, and two letters of recommendation to the Volunteer Manager. In lieu of two recommendation letters, references can also submit our online recommendation form. Applications will be reviewed by 826 Boston on a rolling basis. While full position descriptions are still pending, open positions include:

  • BINcA Writers’ Room Internship
  • BTU Writers’ Room Internship
  • Burke Writers’ Room Internship
  • O’Bryant Writers’ Room Internship
  • Development Internship
  • Marketing Internship
  • Youth Program Operations Internship