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Preservation Virginia's Internship Recruitment Flyer

Preservation Virginia's Bacon's Castle Internship Recruitment Flyer.
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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  • 1. BACON’S CASTLE 465 Baconʼs Castle Trail Surry, Virginia, 23883 757.357.5976 cbrandau@preservationvirginia.org Join the Intern Cadre at Baconʼs Castle!Your Internship will provide you Built in 1665 Preservation Virginiaʼs Baconʼs Castle is an historic site,Cultural Resource Management garden & house museum located in Surry County, Virginia. As Northexperience including Americaʼs last surviving example of Jacobean Architecture & oldest • Community Development example of a 17th-century English formal garden & Virginiaʼs oldest • Sales & Marketing • Historic Preservation surviving brick dwelling the Castle has many opportunities for interns to • Public Speaking explore their passions & develop professional skills with immediate • Business & Industry Networking • AAM Best Practices practical applications. The Site is situated on a 40-acre tract of land with • Museum Operations several outbuildings including extremely rare examples of an early • Educational Programming • Special Event Management Tidewater Virginia Barn & 1820ʼs Slave Dwelling.Interns should possess The extensive historic • Confidence preservation projects inspired me • Grace & Superb Customer Service to choose Baconʼs Castle. I Skills wanted to be a part of something • High Work Ethic • Professionalism important & help preserve the site • Willingness to go above and beyond for another 350 years. Many jobs the call-of-duty in historic preservation today • Effective Public Speaking Skills • High Energy require numerous skills. At • A desire to help the Site become more Baconʼs Castle I acquired skills in self-sustaining communication, marketing, and historic preservation. I will be ableInterns should be prepared to I chose to intern at Bacon Castle to use these skills in my future • Provide Guided Guest Tours based on the wide variety of training at ventures. Caitlin McCafferty, • Manage the full spectrum of superb the Site. Experiences gained from my BA, Historic Preservation, customer experiences • Manage historic preservation projects internship include graceful customer University of Mary Washington • Represent Baconʼs Castle within the Community & Regionally service, effective marketing, & • Maintain Exhibits & Museum appropriate historic preservation Housekeeping practices. Preservation Virginiaʼs • Demonstrate Grace & Professionalism under high stress circumstances Bacons Castle is known for its • Demonstrate proficiency in Microsoft extremely rare architectural features Operating Systems & Office Suite Applications & Google Docs but also for encapsulating nearly four centuries of history at one Site! It is a landmark that I feel passionate aboutEmail Caroline Brandau, preserving for our community for yearsMuseum Interpreter, at to come. Travis Taylor, BA, History, University of VirginiaBaconʼs Castle to submityour credentials forconsideration & schedulean interview.