Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill

PO BOX 756
Truro, MA 02666
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Date Posted:
March 03, 2022

Region:
Cape/Islands

Category:
Artistic/Programming

Type:
Seasonal

Studio Manager with Concentration in Printmaking

Description:

The Printmaking Studio Manager is responsible for the smooth, safe and efficient running of workshops and for daily maintenance of studio and grounds. Studios require quick breakdowns and set ups between classes with attention to the detailed requirements of each class including the number of students. Classes change every week and studio managers must anticipate new requirements and understand how all equipment works. Studios open at 8:45 a.m. and close at 5:00, staff ideally work on staggering 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (times will vary depending on evening workshops). The printmaking studio is at our Edgewood Farm campus.


Duties Include:

- Responsible for preparing the studios and grounds in anticipation of the summer season 

- Studio manager to other workshops at the Edgewood Farm Campus

- Responsible for ordering materials and supplies

- Preparing studios for each workshop, cleaning up after use, closing down at the end of the day

- Assisting the faculty, checking attendance, and generally monitoring each class

- Maintaining equipment and supervising its use

- Enforcing universal and safety precautions as described by Director

- Keeping grounds in order and all public spaces, i.e. bathrooms, landscaping, parking

- Assisting with openings and events as planned, being part of the team.

- Cleaning, inventory and closing the studios at the end of the season

- Assisting the director as needed

- Helping during the Encaustic Conference at the end of May / June

- Assisting in workshops at Edgewood Farm as needed

- May - September 2022

Qualifications:
- Bachelors Degree in printmaking, strong people skills, organized and a team player, strong communications skills

­- Must have an interest in the arts and a strong background in at least one or more of the following areas: printmaking, working with children, handyman / light carpentry, landscaping & also experience with Zoom would also be helpful!
-Must be able to work some evenings and weekends

How To Apply:
Please send a cover letter and resume to Cherie Mittenthal, Executive Artistic Director,  cherie@castlehill.org
Apply by:
March 21, 2022
Salary:
$14,000 - $18,000
About this Organization:
Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill has served a single purpose for more than 40 years: to create an inclusive and supportive arts community by providing a wide range of artistic experiences to students at all levels of ability. Energized by a faculty of distinguished artists and writers and enlivened by a welcoming and engaging community, Castle Hill offers workshops, lectures, exhibitions, performances, special events and short-term artist residencies. Located in an exquisitely beautiful rural setting, Castle Hill provides unique and inspiring learning experiences to all who come here.