BACON’S CASTLE                         465 Baconʼs Castle Trail    Surry, Virginia, 23883   757.357.5976   cbrandau@preser...
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Preservation Virginia's Internship Recruitment Flyer

  1. 1. BACON’S CASTLE 465 Baconʼs Castle Trail Surry, Virginia, 23883 757.357.5976 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.