Snow City Arts - Program Director


Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $55,000.00
Maximum: $65,000.00

Published:

04/12/2018

Application Deadline:

05/04/2018

Address

630 South Hermitage Avenue
Chicago
Illinois
60612
United States

Description

Snow City Arts seeks a full-time Program Director who is responsible for the vision and quality of SCA’s programming, champions the development and implementation of SCA’s project-based curriculum, plays a critical role in implementing strategic initiatives, advances SCA’s assessment and evaluation protocols, and sustains significant external relationships within the arts education and arts in healthcare sectors. The Program Director will report to the Executive Director, collaborate with both the Development and Communications Director and Associate, and supervise the Teaching Artist Advisers, Teaching Artists, Administrative Assistant, and the Exhibitions and Partnership Coordinator.

 

The ideal candidate can work independently and as part of a cohesive team. Key skill sets include: flexibility; ability to build multiple, individualized relationships across and outside of the organization; sophisticated understanding of current education trends, including learning standards, assessment, documentation and evaluation, and differentiated learning; ability to plan, facilitate, and approach meetings with clearly defined goals in mind; ability to work closely with people from various artistic and administrative backgrounds; excellent verbal and written communication skills; manage projects from conception through completion including evaluation; demonstrated ability to multi-task, prioritize and solve problems; ability to manage and facilitate the leadership of others.


Key Qualifications Include: Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree preferred; five or more years’ experience in the Arts Education field; specialized expertise in teaching artistry and/or maintenance of a personal artistic practice; passion for SCA’s mission and arts education; strong interest in non-profit administration; experience managing databases; self-motivation, accuracy, attention to detail, and ability to meet deadlines; and some evening and weekend work is required.


 

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

employment@snowcityarts.org

http://www.snowcityarts.org/

Candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and writing sample (2 pages or less) to employment@snowcityarts.org. SCA will receive resumes until 5:00 pm on Friday, May 4th, 2018 or until the position is filled.

 

Snow City Arts is an equal opportunity employer. People of color are strongly encouraged to apply.



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