Employment

The Shemer Art Center is currently accepting applications for the position of Class Manager.

The Class Manager at the Shemer Art Center is responsible for the management and execution of the Center’s art education classes for adults and youth, including, but not limited to:

– identifying, scheduling and executing visual arts classes and student enrollments, including classroom set-up,
– instructor identification, management and contracts,
– keeping and sharing class supply lists,
– executing student waiver forms, photo releases and post class surveys.

Also includes summer camp programming and execution, outreach to schools, and coordination of all related student and instructor needs.

Position requires planning and oversight of evening classes and weekend workshops, the creation of promotional materials and website updates, assistance with all on-site events and other administrative duties as assigned by the Executive Director in support of the organization’s operations and objectives.

Position reports to Executive Director and requires regular use of computer to create and post class listings on website and manage registration process, as well as sending out daily correspondence. Additional skills include:

– Telephone, customer service/relations, sales experience
– Artist/art experience/background
– Working knowledge of WordPress, Event Espresso
– Computer and correspondence skills (Word, Excel)
– QuickBooks
– InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop experience

Terms of Employment:
– Hourly
– Schedule: 35 hours/week, Tuesday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. (with a half-hour for lunch) and Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. (with a half-hour lunch), plus additional time as needed for evening classes and events.
– Rate: $TBD based on experience.
– Paid Holidays: Employees who work on the following holidays will receive holiday pay for: New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Day, President’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
– Vacation Days: Five (5) paid vacation days per year, available after first six months of employment.
– Personal Days: Two (2) personal days per year to be used at employee discretion for sick leave, bereavement, or personal business (non-cumulative).
– Sick Days: 24 hours, per AZ law, accumulating after the first 90-days of employment.

To apply, submit cover letter and resume to shonna@shemerartcenter.org.

The Shemer Art Center is a vibrant visual art center located in the heart of Arcadia. As a non-profit organization, we also continuously encourage and respond to volunteer and intern inquiries!

Thank you for your interest!