• Application Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Company: Artists Creating Together
  • Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan

The Art Programs Intern will have the opportunity to assist ACT’s Program staff with all facets of youth and adult programming: art project planning, heading up one-time events, setting up and cleaning up the studio, assisting the teaching artist, working with students, guiding volunteers and potentially overseeing a weekly art class.

About ACT: ACT empowers individuals with disabilities to learn, grow and celebrate through the arts. To learn more about ACT, see our website at www.artistscreatingtogether.org.

Duties & Educational Opportunities

  • Program assistance and oversight; including prepping materials, heavy lifting, setting up the studio, tear down of materials and studio furniture, project/lesson creation
  • Contribute content to social media platforms and ideas for promotional materials to promote events
  • Participate in recruitment of volunteers to support events and event preparations
  • Office administrative assistance

Reports to: Program Coordinator or Program Director
Time: 15 hours/week (consistent weekly schedule, with some exceptions for special events)Preferred hours include:Generally between the hours of 9am – 5pm Monday through Friday

  • Monday or Tuesday evening until 8pm
  • Flexibility for pre-planned special events during weeknights and occasional weekends

Skills & Characteristics

  • Positive can-do attitude
  • Strong team player, ability to work independently
  • Reliable, self-motivated, and detail-oriented
  • Passionate about the mission of ACT; the arts/cultural community and offering programs to people with disabilities
  • Understand importance of equality and inclusion
  • Creative and proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)

Learn more and apply here: https://msu.joinhandshake.com/jobs/3131856?ref=preview-header-click

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