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LIBERTY ARTS is Searching for an Education Director!


The Education Director is a vital role in Liberty Arts operations as a non-profit. Our education program is funded by generous grants and has been thriving for 15 years in Siskiyou County.  The perfect person for this role would have a passion for working with children, making art, and be organized with good communications skills. This job is about 20 hours a week and flexible. The responsibilities include:

  • Work with gallery curator to formulate a 45 to 60 minute education project based on the current exhibition.
  • Create a schedule of classes combining gallery visit and hands-on project, then make a flyer for advertising the program to teachers.
  • Send email invitations to schools using teacher contact list, and past participants.
  • Monitor Liberty Arts email and create a schedule with the goal of serving 3 classes per week.
  • Confirm with teachers how many participants will be attending.
  • Develop a docent tour of the gallery adaptable to various age groups.
  • Recruit and work with volunteers for the hands-on projects.
  • Order and prepare supplies as needed (volunteers can do this).
  • Chaperone students to the studio and provide hands-on demonstration.
  • Assist students throughout project.
  • Coordinate return of art projects with teacher.

If you are interested in this position please email your information and questions to: [email protected]
Or call us at 530.842.0222

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