Job Opportunities

 
 CURRENT JOB LISTINGS
 
 
 
Kidstreet Summer Camp - Teacher and Assistant opportunities
Lillstreet Art Center is hiring camp teachers and assistants for the 2022 Summer Art Camp. Camps begin the week of June 13 and end the week of September 2.

This year, Lillstreet will host more than 200 different camps over a twelve-week period. We provide a wide variety of art experiences for children of all skill levels, ages 3 to 16 years. We are seeking individuals who work within the arts and have a passion for and experience working with children.

Lillstreet offers full-day and half-day camps that run 9 am-3:30 pm, 9 am-1 pm, 1:30-3:30 pm, and 1:30-4:30 pm every weekday throughout the summer. All applicants must be available from 8 am-5 pm, Monday through Friday.

Skills & Qualifications: Camp Teacher

- 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, sewing, metalsmithing, wheelthrowing, illustration, digital photography, movie-making, or other mixed-media)
- Must be able to create and provide in-depth lesson plans and communicate supply requests to the 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

Requirements
- 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
- Proof of Covid-19 Vaccination  

How to apply
Apply to molly@lillstreet.com
Subject Line: “Summer Camp Teacher” or “Summer Camp Assistant”
No phone calls or drop-in applicants will be considered.
Must pass a background check  
 
Compensation
- Teacher: $23/hour including set up and clean up
- Assistant: $15/hour 
 

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Teaching Artist - Digital Arts

 

Lillstreet Art Center is accepting applications on a rolling basis for instructors to teach digital arts classes for our Drawing and Painting Department. We are hiring for in-person classes starting in September 2022 and beyond. We are specifically looking for those that can teach one or more of the following subjects:


  • Digital Painting
  • Digital Collage
  • Introduction to Adobe Photoshop
  • Digital Illustration
  • Game Design
  • Character Design
  • Animation
  • Video Editing in Adobe Premiere
  • Generative Art
  • Website Design
  • Custom class proposals are also encouraged

Requirements

  • Fluency in Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Bachelor’s degree in arts or higher or 5+ years as a working artist
  • Weekend and evening availability for classes is a plus
  • 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

To Apply

Please send the following information to steve@lillstreet.com with the subject line "Digital Arts Teaching Artist Application" 

  • CV/ Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Teaching availability
  • 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)
 
  
Teaching Artist - Drawing & Painting Department 
 
Lillstreet Art Center is accepting applications on a rolling basis for instructors to teach in our Drawing and Painting Department. We are hiring for in-person classes starting in September 2022 and beyond. Substitution opportunities start in June. We are specifically looking for those that can teach one or more of the following subjects:
  • Representational Oil Painting
  • Botanical Illustration
  • All levels of Watercolor
  • Drawing with Pen & Ink
  • Beginning Acrylics
  • Beginning Oil Painting
  • Figure Painting
  • Custom class proposals accepted

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in arts or higher or 5+ years as a working artist
  • Weekend and evening availability for classes is a plus
  • 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

We need from you

  • CV/ Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Teaching availability
  • 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 steve@lillstreet.com with the subject line "Drawing and Painting Teaching Artist Application" 

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Teaching Artist - Metals & Jewelry Department
 
Lillstreet Art Center is looking for instructors to teach in our Metalsmithing & Jewelry Department.
We are specifically looking for:
  • In-house evening and weekend workshops
    • Beginner to Intermediate level project-based workshops
    • Jewelry & Functional wares
    • Basic silversmithing projects: rings, cuffs, bangles, earrings, pendants, etc
  • Potential lead into teaching beginner classes and 5-10 week specialty class offerings, depending on availability (AM & Afternoonavailability for classes is a plus)

Requirements

  • 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 hr@lillstreet.com with the subject line "Metalsmithing &Jewelry Teaching Artist Application"

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TEACHING ARTIST - CERAMICS
Lillstreet Art Center is looking for instructors to teach in our Ceramics Department. We are specifically looking for those that are proficient in the following subjects:
Wheelthrowing
Handbuilding
Throwing large
Surface Design
Soda Firing
Online Teaching

Requirements
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
Good communication skills and feels comfortable working in a group environment
Must be comfortable working with adults of all skill levels and abilities

What 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
3 references (both personal and professional)
Up to 6 images of student work (if available)

To Submit your Application
Please send all information to hr@lillstreet.com with the subject line "Ceramic Teaching Artist Application." Please indicate in your application if you prefer to teach in-person, online, or if you are open to teaching in either format.

 

 

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Import notes about Covid-19 Safety

-We require that all students and staff follow our Building Safety Protocols, linked here.

- Lillstreet Art Center requires proof of vaccination or current negative covid test for all students, staff, and teaching artists.

-Staff are asked to do a self-health screening for covid-19 symptoms before entering the building. If you do not have access to a thermometer, an infrared thermometer is available at the front desk for you to use.

-Lillstreet requires that everyone wear face coverings inside the building. If you are unable to obtain your own face covering, you can obtain one from the front desk.

-Teachers are asked to stay home if they are sick. Department directors will help locate a substitute teacher if needed.

 

 

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