Do you have a passion for arts education and want to work in a vibrant place surrounded by art with fun, interesting people? If so – we are seeking a new Director of Youth Education!
The Director of Youth Education leads the 1st-12th grade visual art education program at the Lawrence Arts Center. Working closely with the youth education team: the Youth Education Coordinator, Lead Youth Instructor and Americorps VISTA, the Director establishes the scope, sequence, focus and content of the youth visual art education program, develops its curriculum and manages faculty.
The Director of Youth Education is a steady presence in the program, working directly with students in the studios and classrooms, teaching two to three visual arts classes each week. This position includes community engagement, cross-curricular planning, translating STEAM curriculum to online platforms, and coordinating with community partners.
At the Lawrence Arts Center, in addition to professional skills and talent, we value optimism, flexibility, professionalism, passion and dedication to the arts. We are seeking a director that will steer our youth programs to their next phase in a bright future. This is a full-time salaried position with competitive compensation, benefits, and 401K.