Job Opportunities

Summer Camp Teachers 

Skills & Qualifications: Camp Teachers

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Art, Education or related field
    • Or 2 years of undergraduate art or education program
  • Experience teaching and managing children (ages 3 - 16) in an artistic setting
  • Knowledge of and experience in applicable camp medium (clay, drawing, painting, metalsmithing, sewing, digital arts or other mixed-media)
  • Must be able to create and provide in-depth lesson plans and communicate supply requests to Department Director by a given deadline.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Responsible and able to follow studio rules and guidelines
  • Quick thinking, flexible and highly engaging in a classroom setting
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Must be available to teach Monday - Friday

Skills & Qualifications: Camp Assistant

  • Experience in clay, drawing, painting, metalsmithing, sewing, digital arts and other mixed-media.
  • Experience working with children ages 3-16 years
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Ability to organize and help set up and clean up for camp
  • Must be available to assist Monday - Friday

Requirements for Application:

  • Valid Driver License or State ID
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (please include the week(s) you are available for employment. All teachers and assistants must commit to the whole week.)
  • Link to website or online images of your work and/or student work
  • Apply to
  • Subject Line: “Summer Camp Teacher” or “Summer Camp Assistant”
  • No phone calls or drop-in applicants will be considered.
  • Must pass a background check
  • February 17: Application Deadline
  • February 24 - 28: Review Process
  • March 4 - 11: Interviews
  • March 16: Acceptance Notifications
Contact Info:
Molly Eisenberg
Music and Art Teachers - Children's Program

Lillstreet Art Center is looking for experienced music and art teachers to be a part of our Lil' Artist program. 


  • Experience teaching children ages 1-3 years in a creative setting
  • Excellent classroom management skills
  • Must be able to sing and perform using a musical instrument
  • Experience delivering instruction using clay, drawing, painting and other mixed-media
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must have morning availability

Please send all information to with the subject line "Music and Art Teacher"



Lillstreet Art Center is looking for instructors to teach in our Drawing and Painting Department. We are specifically looking for those that can teach one or more of the following subjects:

  • First-Time Drawing
  • First-Time Painting
  • Beginning Drawing
  • Beginning Acrylic Painting
  • Beginning Oil Painting
  • Guided Painting Projects
  • Introduction to Watercolor
  • Figure Drawing and Painting


  • Bachelor’s degree in arts or higher or 5+ years as a working artist
  • At least two years of previous teaching experience, or an equivalent combination of education, certification, training, and/or experience
  • Positive, professional and motivational
  • Excellent people skills
  • Must be comfortable working with adults of all skill levels and abilities
  • Evening and weekend availability preferred

We need from you

  • CV/ Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Link to a personal website/ online portfolio or 4 to 6 images in jpeg or pdf format
  • Teaching philosophy
  • 3 references (both personal and professional)
  • Up to 6 images of student work (if available)
Please send all information to with the subject line "Drawing and Painting Teaching Artist Application"