Position for Contract Employment - Digital Media Instructor for 6 to 14 year olds
The Education Department at the Arkansas Arts Center is searching for a Digital Media instructor for the upcoming Spring Break Program, “Looks Like Literature!” running March 23 – 27, 2015. The camp’s focus in on Author/Illustrators and the connection between the visual arts and language arts. Ideal applicants will have teaching experience in the elementary classroom, as well as a background in graphic art and design, command over visual editing software (Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator), and the fundamentals of photography. The position requires a working knowledge of cameras, scanners, and printers. A BA in Art and/or Education is preferred. To apply please send a resume, a sample lesson plan, and examples of original work in digital media to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Part Time Visitor Services Representative
The ideal candidate will possess an energetic, positive, outgoing personality that will present a great first impression to visitors and callers of the Arkansas Arts Center. This Visitor Services Representative will work primarily in the box office for the Children’s Theatre season and special events as needed (nights and weekends). Responsibilities include: Perform all ticketing functions including selling tickets, selling season tickets, and special event tickets via phone, email, mail and in person. Promote upcoming programs. Communicate benefits of AAC membership and encourage participation. Actively utilize suggestive sales and customer service techniques to encourage repeat business, additional ticket sales and provide ‘best in class’ customer service. Maintain accurate customer information and sales records utilizing computerized ticketing system. Ensure that phone messages are returned during box office hours. Prepare accurate, required end-of-day paperwork. Excellent computer skills and experience handling money are mandatory. Customer service experience is required. A background in art, art history, or theatre is preferred. Please submit cover letter and resume to email@example.com.