Opportunities - Employment

Teaching Artist – Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts

Types of Programs:
• Family Programs
• Hands-On Art Workshops
• Summer Art Camps
• Teen Workshops
• Community Engagement Programs
• Children’s Art Classes
Responsibilities:
• Responsibilities vary depending on the program. They include but are not limited to; curriculum development and implementation, supply purchasing, overseeing volunteers and assistant teachers, set-up and clean up, and maintaining a safe and creative studio environment.
Minimum Requirements:
Education:
• BA or BFA in Art, Art Education, Art History, or related field (MA/MFA in Studio Art, Art Education preferred)
Work Experience:
• Demonstrated experience working with K-12 children
• Children’s art curriculum development
• Experience working with diverse audiences
Skills & Abilities:
• Comfortable teaching a variety of art mediums
• Ability to work with students of varying skill levels and ages
• Creatively engage students with DCCA exhibitions
• Strength in creating contemporary and progressive art curriculum in line with DCCA mission
• Ability to provide own transportation to offsite programs
Schedule:
• Schedule varies dependent on program
• Daytime and weekend availability required
• All opportunities are part time and temporary
Pay Rate: Competitive
Application Requirements:
• Resume that indicates teaching experience, cover letter, examples of own studio work, student work, and/or art curricula
• SEND APPLICATION MATERIALS TO: sware@thedcca.org

Opportunity posted on: September 3, 2015