Kala Art Institute

Education Programs Manager
Due Jul 10 2019

Education Programs Manager: Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA, 36/hrs a week, annual salary ($44,500 - $47,000), Comprehensive Benefits Package with health, dental, vision, vacation and sick time, and 12 additional paid holidays

About Kala / Job Description: Kala Art Institute, a dynamic, non-profit arts organization in Berkeley, CA is looking for an Education Programs Manager to oversee day-to-day operations and management of Kala’s education program with a focus on youth education and related outreach and support. Current youth art programs include Artists-in-Schools, off-site art residencies at public schools in Berkeley, Emeryville, and Oakland as well as a range of on-site art programs such as Camp Kala, Field Trips, Family Art Days, After School, and Saturday Teen Studio Workshops. This position also works with and supports the Adult Classes Program Manager in day-to-day implementation of the adult classes program, 100+ classes each year ranging from printmaking (screenprint, etching, lithography, letterpress, etc.) to photography and professional practices. We’re seeking a team player who is passionate about nurturing the creative spirit across generations, is detail-oriented with strong communication and marketing skills, and has the ability to connect with educators, artists, schools, funders, families, and youth.

Kala Art Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages diversity. Applications will be reviewed and interviews set up on a rolling basis. Final deadline Wednesday, July 10, 2019 with a projected start date: Aug/Sept 2019

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To apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, and three references by July 10, 2019 to Ellen Lake, Managing Director at jobs [​at​] with Education Programs Manager in the subject line.