We are in search of a Teaching Artist!

Job Position: Teaching Artist

Classification: Contractual Part-time regular position

Pay Range: $30-60/hour dependent on experience

Position Overview: The Teaching Artist represents Doing Art Together and its mission in the various partner schools and programs across New York City.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the Creative Director to develop age appropriate hands-on art activities
  • Follow methodology and mission statement of Doing Art Together.
  • Be comfortable in every day classroom situations.
  • Communicate materials needs with relevant staff and communicate ideas effectively to school staff and students alike.
  • Be able to travel to the various schools, possibly across all five boroughs.
  • Participate in planning/reflection meetings with DAT staff and school partners.
  • Support program assessment and evaluation procedures.
  • Support the planning and coordination of student culminating events.
  • Attend DAT TA staff meetings, professional developments, reflection, and curriculum development meetings.
  • Submit work hours on a weekly basis.

Key Selection Criteria:

  • 3 years of Teaching Artist experience with children K-12, in both an indoor and outdoor setting.
  • 2 years mural experience preferred.

Please email your resume and a brief cover letter to electra.friedman@doingarttogether.org with the subject “Teaching Artist position”