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Employment Opportunities

Summer Art Studio Assistant


Monday – Friday
8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
June 19 – August 30, 2017 (12 Weeks)

This is a paid position.


To provide assistance and support for Summer Art Studios to ensure a safe and creative learning environment for children ages 5-17. This position contributes to our mission to engage the public and provide learning opportunities surround the arts.


  • Set-up studio and tear down of studio.
  • Create a positive and welcoming environment.
  • Assist in drop-off and pick-up of children (welcome, register, track, etc.)
  • Prepare and clean up materials as needed throughout the weeks.
  • Lead or support class with art projects.
  • Supervise children during breaks.
  • Duties as assigned by the instructor.


  • Must be over 17 years of age.
  • Experience as an assistant or worked with children as a leader or assistant leader.
  • A basic understanding of children and the ability to develop an up-beat positive relationship with them.
  • Knowledge of art.
  • Interpersonal skills.
  • Must be punctual and dependable.
  • Flexible, creative, organized, energetic and articulate.

Please apply with a cover letter and resume by emailing No phone calls, please.