Now Hiring: Education Assistant

Position Title: Education Assistant
Applications will be accepted through September 16, 2022.
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Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld Contemporary Museum is now accepting applications for a part-time education assistant to help with the museum’s K-12 Plugged-In Classroom Connections Program outreach for the 2022-2023 school year.

Under the supervision of the curator of education and the Museum director, the education assistant will:

  • Co-plan art educational lessons
  • Order and distribute art supplies
  • Use calendar software to schedule virtual and classroom visits for docents and Museum educators
  • Interface with K12 teachers and Museum volunteers to schedule lessons
  • Assist with the training of docents and student volunteers to teach lessons in the classroom and use virtual conferencing applications
  • Teach in-person classroom lessons and virtual lessons using Zoom and other digital platforms

Training for the Museum’s scheduling and virtual teaching applications will be provided.

The ideal candidate will have experience working with children in grades K-12 in a public institution or informal education environment. Experience in planning public programs in an art museum or related context is valuable. A B.A. or B.S. degree in Art History, Art Education, Studio Art, Museum Studies, or similar related field is preferred.

This part-time position is active concurrently with the academic semester calendar with an estimated 10-15 hours per week to be performed from October 2022 through May of 2023. It is a hybrid format with some in-person classroom facilitation required.

HOW TO APPLY

Please send cover letter and current CV/resume to christina.alegria@csulb.edu.

Applications will be accepted through September 16, 2022.

Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld Contemporary Art Museum, on the campus of California State University, Long Beach, is a community of people who examine, critique and create contemporary art and culture. The education department creates unique experiences with contemporary art for learners of all ages.

This position will be hired through the CSULB Research Foundation with funding provided by the Earl B. and Loraine H. Miller Foundation.