Assemble is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering learning and creativity. Assemble envisions diverse neighborhoods of empowered people who create, connect, learn, and transform together. We build confidence through making by uniting communities of artists, technologists, makers, and learners both in our space at 4824 Penn Ave and beyond.
Equal Opportunity Employment
Assemble, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Assemble expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Assemble’s employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated.
Unblurred Gallery Assistant
Assemble hosts gallery opening receptions on the first Friday of every month from 6pm-10pm. We are looking for volunteers to assist with event set up, food and beverage, leading hands on activities (as needed) and greeting guests!
Assemble Afterschool is a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, & Math) program that gives kids of all ages a space to learn through making, test out wild ideas, and build a better future. Each week, students will explore the wonderful world of STEAM as they participate in fun, hands-on activities and dream up creative inventions. We are looking for volunteer to assist teachers during our after-school programs which take place M-F 4pm-6pm.
Saturday Crafternoon Assistant
Assemble is looking for volunteers to help teachers during our weekly Saturday Crafternoon events that take place from 1pm-3pm. These workshops focus on teaching STEAM skills, experimenting with materials and making community connections! Each week our workshops are led by different Guest Experts who share their craft skills with students, giving them a chance to build their confidence through making.
Saturday Crafternoon Assistant
Interested applicants should submit a resume, 3 references (including your most recent supervisor), copies of all required clearances, and a letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please send questions to email@example.com.
Assistant to the Director
Assemble is seeking an enthusiastic student to serve as the Assistant to the Director. This internship is an opportunity to work development, communication, and data management projects that will have a true impact on the sustainability of the organization. The Assistant to the Director will report directly to and work closely with the Director of Assemble, Nina Marie Barbuto. The work is to be completed at our space at 4824 Penn Ave. Some off-site meetings and might occur.
Evaluation and Data Intern
Assemble is seeking an enthusiastic student to serve as the Evaluation and Data Intern. This internship is an opportunity to work in qualitative and quantitative data collection, designing evaluation surveys, ethnographic, data visualization, building rubrics, and data management projects that will have a true impact on the sustainability of the organization. The Evaluation and Data Intern will report directly to and work closely with the Executive Director of Assemble, Nina Marie Barbuto, and leadership staff. The work schedule is flexible. The work is to be completed at our space at 4824 Penn Ave. Some off-site meetings might occur.
Marketing Outreach Assistant
Assemble is seeking a Marketing Intern to support the Assemble team throughout the Fall 2019 semester. This person will report directly to the Marketing + Development Manager and will have a hands on role in the day-to-day marketing operations supporting the non-profit organization. This person will assist in the development and updating of organizational brand materials and communications, having an impact on the organization that will long outlive their time of service.
Board of Directors
Assemble is a nonprofit dedicated to fostering learning and creativity, is searching for committed and enthusiastic individuals to join their board of Directors. Directors provide leadership in the oversight and execution of Assemble’s Strategic Plan in a volunteer yet purposeful capacity. Board Members are the decision-makers and ambassadors of the organization. It is important that they share Assemble’s vision for arts, STEAM education, the Maker movement, and community outreach. Board candidates should be ready to help the organization grow as part of a working Board.
School Year Teacher
Assemble Teachers are responsible for planning and delivering engaging, STEAM-based programs. They actively engage to build a culture of making and inquiry. They work with and report back to the Platform Program Manager (PPM) on Assemble’s current program offerings, explore new program opportunities, and to help expand the organization’s capacity to fulfill its mission and vision.
Full-Time Monthly Programs Coordinator and Teacher
The Monthly Programs Coordinator is responsible for planning, coordinating, and executing Assemble’s programs such as Unblurred, Youth Maker Nights, Learning Parties, and 21+ Nights. The Monthly Programs Coordinator is the lead liaison with guest experts for their programs. This role is a community builder as well as a connector to many communities such as artists, technologists, makers, corporations, organizations, academic departments, and hobbyists. This person will also work with fellow Assemble teachers to integrate guests into other programs. They are responsible for the logistics, creative theming aspects of, and overall success of our monthly programs. In addition to monthly programs coordination, this person will teach four days a week throughout the school year and teach summer programs as needed.
Assemble is always looking for local artists, makers, technologists, and scientists to share their expertise with students in our youth programs! For more information or iff you’re interested in being added to our Guest Expert Resource List, please fill out this form.
Please note that we unfortunately do not currently have the capacity to bring in everyone on our Guest Expert Resource List, but we’re excited to keep your information on hand!