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Updated 11/13/2019.

 

 

 

 








MARKETING & GRAPHIC DESIGN ASSOCIATE

Helen Day Art Center seeks a part-time (12 hours/week) Marketing & Graphic Design Associate to join our team. Working closely with the Executive Director, this role will create design collateral across HDAC's programs and drive increased visitation to the Art Center.

Full position description, including how to apply, can be found here.




SEEKING ART INSTRUCTORS!

Helen Day Art Center seeks experienced, enthusiastic art instructors to lead after school classes. This is a contract, part-time (2 hours per week) role for classes that typically run for 6 weeks.

The Art Center is a fast paced, mission driven organization in Stowe, VT offering dynamic programming through exhibitions, education, and public programs.

Working closely with the Education Manager, Art Instructors work to create engaging, arts-focused lessons for youth ages K-Teen. Classes are often grouped K-3rd, 3rd-6th, and Teens. The Art Center's after school classes run from 3-5pm at the HDAC building in Stowe. They teach students to use the creative process and problem solving skills, develop innovative approaches, express feelings and thoughts through the creative process, and connect art to other subjects, peoples, and the world. 

Successful candidates for this role will bring:

  • 2+ years work experience as a teaching artist or art teacher, including formulating lesson plans
  • Knowledge and skill in at least one medium such as drawing, painting, ceramics (hand building), sculpture, mixed media, etc.
  • The ability to integrate knowledge of art history and art genres into lesson plans
  • Ability to communicate concrete and abstract ideas to children
  • Excitement for working with children and young adults; ability to cultivate creativity and enthusiasm for art in others
  • Professional demeanor with students, parents, and Art Center staff
  • Bachelor's degree in education, art history, studio art, or related field preferred

Compensation is competitive and is based on skills and experience.

TO APPLY

Submit a cover letter, resume, and sample lesson plans to Stephanie Drews-Sheldon at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please include the words "Art Instructor" in the subject line.

Or mail to Helen Day Art Center
PO Box 411, Stowe, VT 05672

Helen Day Art Center is a non-profit, member supported, community arts and education organization in Stowe, VT. Helen Day Art Center is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates of all racial, ethnic, and religious backgrounds to apply. HDAC staff members are selected on the basis of ability without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, marital status, or sexual orientation. 


INTERNSHIPS

The Helen Day Art Center has many opportunities for internships. Please email cover letter and resume to Jen Schoeberlein at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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Helen Day Art Center is a non-profit, member supported, community arts and education organization in Stowe, VT. HDAC is an equal opportunity employer.

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