Teaching Assistant Program

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Creative Arts Workshop seeks emerging teaching artists and creative educators who enjoy working and creating with children and youth ages four through high school for our summer Adventures in Art weeklong programs.

Applications closed for 2016

Responsibilities

  • Assist the faculty in creating and implementing weeklong themed visual arts programs
  • Maintain clean and safe studio space and equipment
  • Attend to participants during snack and lunch time
  • Create and supervise outdoor activities and projects for after care
  • Meet and greet students in the morning and supervise safe and orderly dismissal
  • Communicate with parents and guardians

Qualifications

Quick and creative problem solver; dependable; takes initiative; detail oriented; willing to step in and help on short notice and in emergency situations; sensitive to participant needs and a good team player; friendly; able to appropriately communicate with young children as well as teenagers; strong verbal communication skills; ability to work with craftsperson tools; an interest in learning new skills. Related experience a plus.

Benefits

  • Career development and networking opportunities
  • Experience in working with children of different ages and abilities
  • Learn creative ways of teaching visual art in a variety of mediums
  • Work alongside established faculty in a professional setting
  • Free tuition for one course
  • Competitive hourly wage

Duration

June 20 – August 12, Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:30pm
Note: The TA Program requires commitment for the full Summer Term