Full-time Art Instructor job at Claraty Arts

The Claraty Arts Project

Art Instructor – $15.75/hr
Monday – Friday, 9 AM to 4 PM
Benefits included


The Claraty Arts Project is an arts program, studio and gallery located in the Seabright area committed to the equity, equality, and empowerment of folks with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Its purpose is to support and advance a new, positive collective identity for developmentally disabled adults via arts education, training, expression and production. We are looking for highly motivated artists who want to share their skillset with the Claraty Arts studio artists.


Requirements: 4-year art degree or equivalent. Ideal candidate is confident in painting and illustrating, shows a basic knowledge of art history and art theory, and has experience in gallery installation, curation, and teaching.


Stand out applicants will show a quality proficiency in printmaking, photography (film a plus), textiles, watercolor, adobe suite, woodworking, digital arts, sculpture, or another medium that they excel in.
Organizing, outreach, and assistance in direct-care and activities of daily life is a plus.


***As some of our artists need assistance with toileting and some activities of daily life, art instructors are required to assist with toileting and meal prep, plus hands-on assistance with project preparation when needed.


Supervisor: Marjorie Langdon, program manager

Address: 1725 N. Seabright Ave. Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Email: Marjorie@claratyarts.com
Phone: 831 427-1878
Website: claratyarts.com


TO APPLY: please FIRST read out website. Then email claratyarts@gmail.com with your resume, a cover letter, and your artistic portfolio with at least 5 examples of your work that display your skillset.
*put in the subject line: ART INSTRUCTOR POSITION