Grinnell Area Arts Council seeks a ¾ time (hourly) Program & Education Coordinator. The Program & Education Coordinator will administer and oversee the daily operations of the Stew Makerspace facility and coordinate the educational programming of the Grinnell Area Arts Council, including the Arts Academy, Stew programming, and Studio 6 After-School Arts program. Stew Makerspace duties include collaboration with college student managers and other program directors, equipment and safety oversight, budget management, and community outreach. Educational program duties include development of an instructor roster and coordination of educational programming.
The ideal candidate will be highly organized with excellent attention to detail, have strong communication skills, be comfortable with technology and able to learn new skills quickly. They will be a team player, working closely with other Arts Council staff to ensure the smooth operation of all programming. Some flexibility to work occasional evening and weekend hours is needed. Background in fabrication or making is a plus, though it’s not a requirement.
Please submit a letter of interest and resumé to Monica St. Angelo at the Grinnell Area Arts Council at firstname.lastname@example.org or PO Box 657, Grinnell IA 50112. The Grinnell Area Arts Council is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Interviews will begin mid-June with a desire to fill the position by July 1.
The Grinnell Area Arts Council is a busy non-profit arts organization with a mission to enrich the community by supporting creative expression. To fulfill this mission, the Arts Council offers a diverse portfolio of arts programming and serves as an administrative umbrella to several local programs.
The statements in this description represent typical elements, criteria, and general work performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required for the position. This description may be subject to change and the Grinnell Area Arts Council reserves the right to amend this document based on the current needs of the organization.