Open Positions


Poetry Barn is currently seeking a special person who loves both poetry and technology. The intern will assist with online course layout and administration, inventory, development, marketing, and helping to coordinate events in the barn.


  • Age 21 and up
  • Familiarity with content management systems 
  • Familiarity with Mailchimp or similar e-marketing software
  • Familiarity with social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, Youtube)
  • Familiarity with Excel and Word
  • Experience with best practices in client relations
  • Grantwriting experience a plus

Teaching Artists

Poetry Barn is always on the lookout for exceptional teaching artists who combine a love of teaching with superior knowledge of craft.


  • MFA degree or higher
  • Able to deliver insightful, respectful, and timely critiques
  • Able to deliver lesson plans one month in advance of workshop's starting date
  • Has preferably published at least one full-length collection of poetry, or multiple chaps

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