Jobs and Internships

Nashville Public Television is an EEO employer

If you are a local organization that assists job seekers, please let us know if you would like to be included in receiving our notifications of NPT job openings by writing to:

NPT Human Resources
Nashville Public Television
161 Rains Avenue
Nashville, TN 37203

or e-mail us at:
tv8@wnpt.org.

Development/Marketing Associate (as of 6/4/2019)

Nashville Public Television Nashville Public Television seeks a Development/Marketing Associate responsible for assisting in various development and marketing activities including on-air and online fundraising campaigns, special events, data entry and general administrative support.

Specific duties include:
  • Coordinates administrative functions of on-air fundraising campaigns.
  • Ordering and fulfillment of all premiums related to NPT’s on-air fundraising.
  • Data entry related to premiums and general data entry into NPT’s fundraising databases.
  • Responds to member inquiries regarding the status of thank you gifts.
  • Assists in development of online fundraising and marketing initiatives.
  • Oversees NPT volunteer programs; recruits volunteer groups for NPT’s on-air fundraising campaigns.
  • NPT contact for concert ticket offerings.
  • Assists with NPT fundraising events and community events as needed.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree preferred; high comfort level working with Microsoft Excel and large databases; one to two years relevant experience, ability to work evenings and weekends; strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills; ability to multi-task, while paying close attention to detail; customer service experience.

Submit cover letter and resume to Human Resources, Attn: Development/Marketing Associate, Nashville Public Television, 161 Rains Avenue, Nashville, TN 37203; or submit e-mail to employment@wnpt.org. Position open until filled.

NPT IS AN EEO EMPLOYER

TV Production Internship Opportunities

All of the summer 2019 internships have been filled. The deadline for fall 2019 internship applications is August 20.

NPT provides unpaid internships for students who are interested in gaining hands-on experience in television production and equipment operation.

Internships may be tailored to meet specific areas of interest. However, the basic focus of the program is behind-the-scenes production work, providing students with experience in both live and taped shows. The internship also includes non-broadcast related activities, such as studio set-up and maintenance.

Responsibilities include:

  • Run prompter
  • ​Edit weekly promos and other non linear editing
  • Grip and studio set-up work
  • Assist on field shoots
  • Log interviews
  • Research​
  • Other production related tasks as time permits


Motivated and committed individuals will benefit the most from this program. A positive attitude and a willingness to learn are essential.

Interns are required to receive college credit hours in exchange for internships.

IMPORTANT: Candidates must be available for at least two 5 hour blocks of time during normal business hours.

If you are interested in an internship in the NPT production department, please send an email with resume including course history of television production classes and particular area of interest to: internships@wnpt.org

Or mail to:

Internship Coordinator
Nashville Public Television
161 Rains Avenue
Nashville, TN 37203