Museum Educator

Temporary / Part Time

Description:

Museum Educators at Cranbrook Art Museum develop and present educational programs in the topics of art, architecture, and design for a variety of constituents, including field trip programs for students from Oakland and Wayne Counties, including Detroit and Pontiac public schools.

Responsibilities Include:

This may include researching new programs or demonstrations, writing up protocols, or being responsible for the development and delivery of certain programs.  Daily duties may also include presenting demonstrations in the museum and delivering educational programs to the general public or school groups.  Schedules for Education Assistants will vary and may require weekend or evening assignment.

Requirements:

This may include researching new programs or demonstrations, writing up protocols, or being responsible for the development, materials preparation, and delivery of certain programs. Daily duties may also include presenting demonstrations in the museum and delivering educational programs to the general public or school groups. Schedules for Museum Educators will vary and may require weekend or evening assignment.

Completed materials (including Application form, cover letter, and resume) should be sent to:
humanresources@cranbrook.edu; copy sdoty@cranbrook.edu

APPLICATION

To apply, download the Cranbrook Employment Application Form.
Download Application
Completed materials should be sent to humanresources@cranbrook.edu.

Cranbrook Academy of Art Statement of Non-Discrimination:
Cranbrook is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a diverse work environment. Cranbrook Academy of Art does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, height, weight, marital status, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state or federal law in its programs and activities.

Teaching Artist

Temporary / Part Time

Description:

Teaching Artists at Cranbrook Art Museum showcase their artistic practice by aligning their artistic expertise with educational programming.
Currently we are seeking Teaching Artists whose professional practice includes print making or screen printing to work primarily with elementary students.

Responsibilities Include:

Design/implement curriculum with oversight of Curator of Education. Instruct students in artistic practice, while helping each remain safe and achieve the learning objectives established in the curriculum in an informal, respectful, and positive environment. Prepare and give demonstrations of various techniques used to create artwork, highlighting artistic experience in methods and craft.

Requirements:

Positive experience working with children in a class / group setting. Enthusiasm for the subject and an eagerness to share that enthusiasm with learners of all ages. Bachelor’s degree in studio art, art history or art education courses required. Minimum of one year of experience teaching a variety of ages, either formal or informal required. Proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Customer service experience and the ability to positively and effectively work with varied constituents including the public, school personnel, students, and volunteers. Requires a Michigan driver’s license with satisfactory driving record, and access to a vehicle for travel related to educational outreach programs.

Completed materials (including Application form, cover letter, and resume) should be sent to:
humanresources@cranbrook.edu; copy sdoty@cranbrook.edu

 

APPLICATION

To apply, download the Cranbrook Employment Application Form.
Download Application
Completed materials should be sent to humanresources@cranbrook.edu.

Cranbrook Academy of Art Statement of Non-Discrimination:
Cranbrook is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a diverse work environment. Cranbrook Academy of Art does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, height, weight, marital status, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state or federal law in its programs and activities.