It is the policy of the GUILFORD ART CENTER to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religious creed, age, sex, marital status, disability, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected characteristic. To apply for a staff position or if you are interested in joining the faculty of the GUILFORD ART CENTER, please submit a cover letter and resume to: GUILFORD ART CENTER, 411 Church Street, Guilford, CT 06437.
Summer Youth Program Coordinator
GAC seeks a coordinator to help steward our summer youth program. This is an ideal professional opportunity for a college student, recent graduate, or high school upperclassman with an interest in art, education, or a related field, and a chance to spend the summer in a creative, fun, and welcoming environment.
This part-time, paid position runs for 8 weeks: June 29-August 21, 2020, 5 days a week, Monday-Friday, 8:30-1:30pm, with possible additional planning time before these dates. The ideal candidate must enjoy working with children, be well-organized, energetic, have a cheerful, calm and encouraging demeanor, as well as the ability to think on their feet. Responsibilities include:
- Organizing schedule of summer teen volunteers and providing supervision and oversight of volunteers
- Ordering art supplies
- Serving as liaison between teachers, parents, kids, GAC office
- Supervising students during breaks
- “Bridge care” supervision of students during lunch, between morning and afternoon programs
For more information, and to apply for the position, please send a note of interest and resume to Lisa Wolkow. No phone calls please.
Teaching positions are available for semester long classes and weekend workshops. Consideration is given to those with prior teaching experience and to curriculum that complements the programs at the Center. If you are interested in joining the faculty of the Guilford Art Center, please submit a cover letter and resume to: Executive Director, Guilford Art Center, 411 Church Street, Guilford, CT 06437. For more information, please contact us.