Fuller Craft Museum

455 Oak Street
Brockton, MA 02301
http://www.fullercraft.org

Date Posted:
January 22, 2019

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Education/Instruction

Type:
Seasonal

Youth Arts Program Coordinator, SummerSPARK at Fuller CRAFT Museum

Description:

The Program Coordinator for our Youth Arts Program, SummerSPARK will be responsible for providing leadership, instruction and motivation for SummerSPARK participants and staff. Provide a quality experience to students and implementing weekly curriculum in art and craft media and techniques for ages 6 - 16. The program will be designed to help students engage with the museum collection and exhibitions, while also making connections to their own lives and the world around them.
The Program Coordinator will work flexible hours from April -June for recruitment and planning and 5 days per week during the SummerSPARK program (July 8 - August 16). The Coordinator is expected to be onsite at Fuller Craft Museum from 8:30am - 4:30 pm during program weeks.

SummerSPARK COORDINATOR RESPONSIBILITIES

· Provide administrative assistance to the Education Director and to the Education Department.

· Update and prepare arts program schedules, marketing communication, and additional registration documents.

· Planning and implementation of summerSPARK programming.

· Assist in supervision interns and collaborating with part-time staff.

· Manage class registration and program fees.

· Assist in the production of department events, exhibitions as needed.

· Maintain communication with participants, parents, and arts staff.

· Instruct classes as scheduled.


Qualifications:

QUALIFICATIONS

· Bachelor's Degree in Education, Arts or related field.

· Experience as a teaching artist for youth ages 6 - 16 is preferred.

· Experience with outreach to community-based organizations a plus.

· Outstanding communications skills, including ability to interact with staff and the general public.

· Outstanding organizational skills a must.

· Strong self-starter demonstrating solid problem solving skills.

· Cultural sensitivity and ability to work in cooperation with diverse populations required

· Commitment to positive youth development.

· Willingness and flexibility to work an irregular schedule.

How To Apply:

Please send a resume and cover letter detailing your teaching and artistic experience. Optional: 5 - 10 photos of student work, or a link to your online portfolio to: Sage Brousseau sbrousseau@fullercraft.org

Apply by:
March 12, 2019
Salary:
based on experience
About this Organization:
Fuller Craft Museum is New England's home for contemporary craft. As one of only 8 contemporary craft museums in the United States, Fuller Craft is among the fastest growing, most unique institutions in the northeast.