Coordinator of Family and Community Programs

The Clark Art Institute seeks a creative and compassionate person to serve as the Coordinator of Family and Community Programs within the Education Department. Under the supervision of the Director of Education, this position is responsible for developing and managing programs that help make the museum feel accessible and inclusive to people of all ages, stages, and types and for building and nurturing positive relationships with the community. A successful candidate will be self-motivated and passionate about developments in the field of museum education and community engagement, knowledgeable about artistic processes, and experienced in managing the varied responsibilities of concurrent projects.

 

Essential Job Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Minimum bachelor’s degree in art history, studio art, public humanities, museum education, education, or related field
  • 1-3 years of experience in community engagement, public programs, and making practices
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and public presentation skills
  • Highly organized yet flexible, with the ability to efficiently prioritize multiple tasks
  • Strong personal conviction and interest in social responsibility, diversity, equity, and inclusion that can be channeled in working to develop the Clark’s community programs and relationships
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office required; experience with Adobe Creative Suite and strong aesthetic sensibility desired; able to navigate or learn other platforms as needed.
  • Ability to move art materials and equipment up to 50 pounds
  • Flexible schedule, sometimes requiring weekend and evening hours

 

Candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to HumanResources@clarkart.edu with the subject line: Coordinator of Family and Community Programs. For more information about the position, please email HumanResources@clarkart.edu. Candidates will be contacted by the Clark if an interview is considered appropriate. Position closes for applications on May 20, 2019.

 

The Clark is an equal opportunity employer.