Summer Camp Art Instructor

December 14, 2023
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Job Description: Summer Camp Art Instructor 

Reports to: Director of Education and Community Engagement 

Position Summary 

The Hunterdon Art Museum is seeking experienced teaching artists who will bring creativity, great teaching skills, and a  friendly attitude to our summer camp education program for kids, ages 5-15 (divided into 5-9 and 10-15). Instructors will  work with the Education Coordinator and Director of Education and Community Engagement to offer engaging camp  sessions. While we will continue to provide the popular drawing, painting, and sculpting sessions (with a fresh  perspective), we are particularly seeking new topics and mediums. 

Work Schedule 

Summer, one or more weeks: June 17th – August 16th 2024 

Week 1: 6/17 – 6/21
Week 2: 6/24-6/28
Week 3: 7/1-7/3 (holiday)
Week 4: 7/8-7/12
Week 5: 7/15-7/19
Week 6: 7/22-7/26
Week 7: 7/29-8/2
Week 8: 8/5-8/9
Week 9: 8/12-8/16

AM sessions: 9 am – 12 pm
PM sessions: 1 – 4 pm (see arrival time expectations below) 


Skills and Abilities 


Work Location: Hunterdon Art Museum – sessions will be held in the 4th floor studios. 

Physical Demands/Work Environment: 

The work environment and physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an  employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to  enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Job Type: Part-time, 16.5 hours per week (except July 4th week, 10 hours) 

Salary: $32/hour, or $528/week ($320 for July 4th week) 

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. 

To apply for this position, please submit by Jan. 2nd

If you are unable to use the form, then state how many camp sessions you’d like to teach, AM/PM preference, and week numbers in order of preference. Providing more availability options than the number of sessions you want to teach is encouraged to make it easier to slot everyone into the schedule. Eg. I’m available to teach 3 sessions, AM, Weeks 4, 2, 7, 1, 9. 

To: Donna de Ville, Director of Education and Community Engagement
7 Lower Center St., Clinton, NJ 08809
[email protected] 

To inquire about other HAM teaching opportunities, please contact Donna de Ville at 908.735.8415 x119 or by email

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.

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