Vizcaya offers volunteer (unpaid) and paid internship opportunities in its various divisions for the fall, spring and summer terms. Internships provide candidates with the opportunity to build professional and academic skills and experience. In addition, interns are invited to participate in the daily activities of the division in which they are working as well as in related special projects, if their schedule and assignment allow.
Internship schedules and supervision vary, based on the division and assignment. Internships can be offered for academic course credit with prior approval from an educational institution.
Volunteer Internships Winter/Spring 2014 (January-May)
Application deadline: August 15, 2013
Contact: Gina Sacchetti, Grants Manager, or 305-860-8454.
Contact: Ian Simpkins, Chief Horticulturist, or 305-860-8430.
Collections and Curatorial Division
Contact Gina Wouters, Acting Curator: or 305-860-8453.
Internships, paid or volunteer, are not complemented with the benefits offered to Vizcaya Museum and Gardens/Miami-Dade County employees. There is no coverage for medical, dental, vision, legal or life insurance, and no retirement plan options. Vizcaya Museum and Gardens is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates are subject to routine background checks in accordance with Miami-Dade County policies.