Hunterdon Art Museum is seeking an experienced art therapist, art teacher, or artist with knowledge of a wide range of art materials and having at least 2 years of direct experience with individuals with severe disabilities to lead an evening artistic expression group one or two evenings per week.
The Museum’s Artistic Expressions class, a class for adults with developmental disabilities, has run for more than 30 years. It is designed for individuals to experiment with many forms of art making at their own pace and skill level. Two instructors (one lead, one assistant) and a maximum class size of ten students means each student receives individualized attention. Class mediums include, but are not limited to painting, drawing, clay, weaving, woodworking, and printmaking.
Artistic Expressions helps those with mental and neurological health conditions (ADHD, Autism, Bipolar Disorder, Epilepsy, Schizophrenia).
The class has typically run on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, 6:30 – 8 pm. However, the schedule is negotiable. Start date is the week of Feb. 5, 2024.
Salary: $32.00 per hour
To apply for this position, please submit by January 2nd:
- Letter of Introduction
Donna de Ville, Director of Education and Community Engagement
7 Lower Center St.
Clinton, NJ 08809
To inquire about other HAM teaching opportunities, please contact Donna de Ville at 908.735.8415 x119 or by email.
Hunterdon Art Museum (HAM) seeks to recruit and employ outstanding staff and instructors who will support and enhance our mission. In accordance with that goal, final candidates must successfully complete a background check prior to being employed. Background checks, which may include verification of employment history, Social Security number, and a criminal records search, are normally completed before an offer of employment is made. HAM will keep confidential all information gathered in background checks and will use the information solely for the purpose of establishing suitability for employment in a particular position.
Hunterdon Art Museum is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diverse cultural and social perspectives. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.