Part Time Teaching Aide
Posted: Jan 10, 2020
Want to be a part of the most creative place on the Mendocino Coast? Art Explorers is hiring for a part-time teaching aide with knowledge of printmaking—specifically linoleum printing, dry point etching, or silkscreen techniques.
Teaching aides provide a fun, nurturing, non-judgmental, artistically stimulating, and safe environment where artists are able to express their individual creativity. We are looking for employees who actively contribute to creating a place where people with disabilities are welcomed and accepted as artists, by artists.
Art or art related background in addition to previous experience with individuals who have developmental disabilities and/or brain injuries preferred.
High School diploma or GED equivalent.
Enthusiastic support of the program and the ability to relate to Art Explorers artists with respect, sensitivity, good humor and patience.
Ability to communicate well with many different kinds of people with varying abilities and with some who may exhibit challenging behavior.
Ability to communicate well with co-directors, board members, parents, other care providers, other artists and community partners and volunteers.
Ability to stand for extended periods, walk several blocks, lift and carry objects up to 25 lbs., reach, climb, squat, bend or kneel occasionally.
Computer literacy with functional use of e-mail, internet, photo applications and keyboarding.
Valid driver’s license, access to a safe car, proof of insurance and ability to transport artists on occasion.
Please email your resume and three references to: email@example.com