Employment:

Staff Position: Interdisciplinary Lead Teacher
 
Description: The Shelburne Craft School is in search of an instructor who can teach all ages (kids-Adults, 6-100) in a diverse range of fine craft including, metalsmithing, stained glass, clay hand building, and mixed media. Must be able to engage and support classrooms with a maximum of 8 students. Looking for an organized, self-directed individual who is looking for a long term professional engagement at a traditional craft school.
 
Qualifications:
 
– BA or MFA in Visual Arts and/or Education or similar field of expertise, or 5 years’ experience in education setting
– Knowledge of contemporary craft in clay, metals, glass, and visual art
– Must be able to work Saturdays and some weekday evenings and weekday afterschool hours
– Flexible schedule
– Reliable transportation
– Must be able to lift 50lbs
– Basic computer skills
– Available for Summer Camps
– Excellent Communication Skills
– Ability to multitask and prioritize job tasks
 
Availability:
 
– 10-15 hours per week
– Saturdays
– Afterschool hours 3:30-5:30
– Evening Hours 6:00-8:00
– Events and Fundraisers
 
Compensation:
 
Compensation based on experience. Will include full use of our Metals and Stained Glass Facilities.
 
Please only apply if you meet Qualification requirements.
 
Please email cover letter and resume with three references to admin@theshelburnecraftschool.org

Class Proposal:

Do you have a class that you would like to teach at The Shelburne Craft School? If so, we would like to hear from you.  The Shelburne Craft School specializes in traditional craft education in Ceramics, Wood working, Metals, Stained Glass, Visual Arts and Youth Programming.  We offer a core curriculum with and introductory to advanced level format.  We also offer unique workshops that are  tailored to specific techniques and skill development. CLICK HERE

Volunteers:

Wanna get involved? Get dirty? and be part of the areas largest arts education center? if so we always need helping hands.  Please fill out our volunteer form, CLICK HERE

Equal Employment Opportunity:

The Shelburne Art Center DBA: Shelburne Craft School is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate in the terms, conditions, or privileges of employment on account of race, age, color, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, or religion or otherwise as may be prohibited by federal and state law.

Discriminatory Harassment or intimidation of a client, staff person or guest because of that person’s race, age, color, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, or religion is specifically prohibited and may be grounds for termination. Harassment and intimidation includes abusive, foul or threatening language or behavior. The Shelburne Art Center DBA: Shelburne Craft School is committed to maintaining a workplace that is free of any such harassment and will not tolerate discrimination against staff members, volunteers or agency clients. Issues of discriminatory treatment, harassment, or intimidation on any of these bases should immediately be reported to the Executive Director or immediate supervisor and, if substantiated, prompt action will be taken.