Multi-Arts Summer Camp Teachers Wanted

Looking for the perfect summer teaching position? For 30 years, SMARTS Summer Institute has been providing kids and teens with an exciting and explorative arts experience. We are looking for a dynamic Visual Arts Teacher, STEAM teacher, and Drama/Musical theatre teacher for grades K-1, 2-4, 5-8, and 9-12. The ideal candidates will be passionate about working with children and the arts. For more information, click here.

Rhode Island College seeking Art History Adjuncts

The Art Department invites applications for part time faculty to teach introductory survey and upper-level courses for the 2018-2019 academic year. Individuals may teach introductory survey courses Pre-History to Renaissance and/or Renaissance to Modern art history; and/or upper-level courses in nineteenth-century European art, American art and architecture, 20th-century European and American art, or other area of expertise related to these courses. For more information and to apply, click here.

Providence Art Club seeks Part Time Gallery Assistant

Founded in 1880 to stimulate the appreciation of art in the community, the Providence Art Club has long been a place for artists and art patrons to congregate, create, display and circulate works of art. Through its public programs, its art instruction classes for members and its active exhibition schedule, the Providence Art Club continues a tradition of sponsoring and supporting the visual arts in Rhode Island.

The Gallery Assistant will assist the Gallery Manager with all aspects of gallery administration, aid in the installation of art exhibitions, greet gallery guests, and complete general office tasks. Must be friendly, outgoing, detail oriented, and be able to work productively as a member of a tight-knit gallery team. A strong interest and/or background in fine art is preferred.

Photography experience, as well as basic knowledge of Photoshop and InDesign are preferred but not required. A Bachelor’s Degree in studio art, art history, or related disciplines is highly preferred but not required.

This position is a unique opportunity for the right individual to gain experience in a gallery setting.

Required Hours:

Tuesdays and Thursdays: 12-4 pm; Saturday & Sunday: 2-4 pm

For more information and to apply, click here.

Trinity Rep Seeking Advertising and Group Sales Associate

Trinity Repertory Company is seeking a full-time Advertising & Group Sales Associate to join the marketing team. This individual is responsible for soliciting program advertising, business partners, and group sales through inside and outside sales. Successful candidates will have sales experience, moderate to strong computer skills, and the ability to deliver excellent customer service. Must have a positive, results-oriented approach and willingness to work as part of a team. Background in theater or non-profits is preferred. To apply, read the full job description, then email a resume and cover letter to kbrandt@trinityrep.com. Deadline for application is January 20. Applications without cover letters will not be considered.

LiteraryArts RI seeks Co-Director

The co-director will implement their own creative ideas as they manage the operations of non-profit LiteraryArts RI and its main event, the Providence Book Festival (www.providencebookfestival.org). This position assists in developing the logistics and strategy of the Festival, ensuring the smooth operation of the Book Festival including events programming, author and vendor management, venue rental and set-up, contracts, registration, community outreach, volunteer coordination, marketing, grant making, and fundraising activities. The Co-Director builds and maintains partnerships to foster a Festival environment that creates a unique and welcoming community experience.

The Co-Director manages all aspects of the Book Festival in close partnership with the Executive Director. They oversee the operational success of program events, including managing Festival operations, set-up and break-down, and ensuring customer safety and satisfaction. The Co-Director acts as back-up to the Executive Director in their absence, assuming the responsibility for overall administration, finance and operations of LARI.

The successful candidate will be a motivated, flexible, problem-solver who thrives in a complex creative environment.  Possessing a professional demeanor, he/she will be able to work under tight timelines, be organized and team oriented. The candidate will be committed to the mission of LiteraryArts RI and have a high-level of integrity and ethics.

This position is flexible, 8-10 hours a week, and is a volunteer position with a stipend. For more information, click here.

Newport Music Festival seeks Director of Development

The Newport Music Festival (NMF) celebrated its highly successful 50th Anniversary in 2018. Since its launch in 1969, NMF has played a significant role in the cultural life of Rhode Island. Over the years, the Festival has produced more than 2,000 classical chamber music concerts in many of the Preservation Society of Newport County’s renowned historic mansions and in various venues throughout Newport. NMF has presented more than 1,000 artists, including 130 American debuts of artists who have gone on to make musical history.

The Director of Development & Events will play a key role in executing Newport Music Festival’s institutional strategy to increase contributed income and strengthen its philanthropic base. Reporting to and working closely with the Executive Director, the Director of Development & Events (DD&E) will supervise the Development Associate, support the efforts of the Stewardship Committee of the Board, and serve as liaison to an active volunteer association. The DD&E will also interact with NMF’s Development Consultant while transitioning and becoming fully established in their new role. The DD&E will participate in devising and implementing systems and strategies to build NMF’s development program, with a focus on growing the individual giving and stewardship programs.

For more information, click here.