Employment & Internship Opportunities

Assistant Program Manager

Folklore Village seeks a new team member to care for our Facility Rentals, and to assist our Program Manager, primarily with on-the-ground execution of Folklore Village events.  The person in this position will work approximately 20 hours per week, which can be part remote, part in-office, and part on-the-ground.  Have experience with event planning or management, and want to learn the nuts and bolts of program management?  This may be the perfect opportunity to put your skills to work, and gain experience with non-profit arts and culture programming. Job description may be found HERE.  

If interested, please fill out the Application for Employment, and email to Terri at: director@folklorevillage.org.

Questions?  Call Folklore Village at (608) 924-4000.

Folklife…Your Life” school field trip program instructors

Do you know someone who is great with elementary age kids and can teach basic folk dances, games, or crafts, or learn with training? Folklore Village has instructor positions open for our school field trip program, “Folklife…Your Life.” Work is temporary and seasonal, with a spring season from May to mid-June, and also a fall season in September/October. Hours are typically 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM. Pay is approximately $20 – $25 per hour. Join a fun staff for this unique and flexible work opportunity!

Read the full position description here, and find the application form here. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.

Questions?  Contact Kelli at programs@folklorevillage.org or (608) 924-4000.

Folklore Village Folk School

Share your traditional folk ways practice – be it craft, music, dance, food or other traditional folk art.  We are currently accepting proposals to teach during our 2023 Folk School sessions.  To apply, submit the “Application for Instruction” for 2023, found HEREand submit to Terri – terri@folklorevillage.org.  To get a sampling of the kinds of classes that we are currently offering, please check the following page: https://folklorevillage.org/folk-school/