Raw Art Works (RAW) seeks a printmaker with vision and passion to train with our staff for 6-10 weeks and eventually lead his/her own printmaking group at RAW. We are looking for someone who has experience working with youth in a creative capacity in printmaking, graphic arts, and fine arts. This person will provide hands-on, technical training in printmaking to teens. Additional responsibilities include the management of printmaking equipment, space and resources. RAW hires teaching artists who are committed artists in their own right and therefore we ask that you include a portfolio of your recent work with your application (see To Apply below).
About Raw Art Works:
RAW is a nationally recognized nonprofit based in Lynn, Massachusetts. We offer groups and programs joining art therapy, arts education and youth media/filmmaking with youth development. Founded and staffed by art therapists, RAW’s mission is to ignite the desire to create and the confidence to succeed in underserved youth. Founded in 1988, RAW has operated community-based studios in Lynn since 1994. For more information visit www.rawartworks.org.
Educational Requirement: Bachelor’s degree in a related field desired.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted and reviewed currently.
Hours and Salary: 3-4 hours per week in training and co-leading a group, 4-8 hours per week thereafter. Salary is commensurate with experience.
To Apply: No calls please. Submit cover letter and resume with the subject line of Printmaker at firstname.lastname@example.org. Include attachments or links to your portfolio, which may include art from exhibits of youth work you have facilitated (jpg images under 1mb/each). A web link will suffice if you have one.
Raw Art Works is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively seeks a diverse staff that is reflective of the community it serves.