Background: Velocity is Seattle’s premier art center dedicated to contemporary dance and performance. Its mission is to advance contemporary dance and movement-based art by fostering the creative explorations of artists and audiences through an invested commitment to education, creation, performance, inquiry, community participation and inter/national exchange.

Reports to: Producing Director

Position description: The Administrative Intern work directly with the Producing Director to help ensure smooth day-to-day organizational operations.

Hours: 10-15 hours per week. Flexible schedule, but must meet established guidelines.

Compensation: Position is unpaid, but will be entitled to unlimited classes at the rate of $5/class and discounted rehearsal space at Velocity.

  • Academic Credit: Contact your university for this information.  Velocity will fill out any necessary forms for the completion of credit.
  • Great resume builder
  • Inside look at and active involvement in running an arts non-profit organization 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Managing Velocity’s Info @ email account
  • Acting as a front line of communication for new patrons
  • Working in Velocity’s MindBody Online Space Rental Calendar
  • Data Entry
  • Class Tracking
  • General Office Support


  • Ability to multitask
  • Strong organizational, writing, verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Comfortable working independently
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Knowledge of the dance community is a plus


To Apply: Please send a resume and cover letter to Stefanie Karlin, c/o Stefanie@velocitydancecenter.org. Position open until filled.