Worcester Art Museum seeks a full-time Manager of Studio Class Programs to manage, plan, and promote the studio class programs in a way that highlights the WAM collection and fulfills participation and revenue goals. Reporting to the Senior Curator of Education and Experience, the Manager of Studio Class Programs will oversee, evaluate, and direct the curriculum of studio art classes and associated programs.
The Manager of Studio Class Programs will create and manage studio-related initiatives for audiences in keeping with the Museum's strategic plan, goals, budget, and vision and evaluate the programs. The Manager also oversees the scholarship program for both youth and adult audiences including cultivating a scholarship referral network, producing progress reports and evaluating participation. This position supervises staff, faculty, interns, and volunteers and oversees the resources, exhibitions, and spaces in the Higgins Education Wing including the computer studio.
Excellent writing and interpersonal skills are required, as are the ability to meet deadlines and handle multiple projects. MA in art, art education, or a related field or equivalent in teaching experience is also required. One to three years of teaching or museum background preferred. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of art education, trends and age-specific developmental requirements for youth art education and experience with Massachusetts Arts Curriculum Framework. Knowledge of and experience with instructional technology including apple computers preferred. Knowledge of art the Museum's collection is a plus.
Qualified candidates should submit cover letter and resume to email@example.com or to Director of Human Resources, Worcester Art Museum, 55 Salisbury St., Worcester, MA 01609.
The Worcester Art Museum is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity.