Zygote Press Arts Education Specialist
Three-quarter time position – 30 hrs./week
Start Date: As soon as possible
Organizational Mission: Zygote Press is an established, nonprofit community printmaking studio, gallery, archive, and education center that supports artists through residency programs, studio access, and artistic development in a collaborative environment open to all. For 26 years Zygote Press has been Cleveland’s leading printmaking organization, and a premier arts nonprofit institution, offering residencies, exhibitions, educational programming, and an affordable studio for practicing artists. Printmaking brings the creativity, expertise, and labor of multiple individuals together in the making of a reproducible image. Our community-centric printmaking philosophy is at the core of our mission, driving the framework for our artistic and civic reach.
Brief Position Description: The Arts Education Specialist works in collaboration with the Sr. Programming Manager and the Executive Director to design, market, and implement arts and culture, community-responsive programming. They also act as the lead community arts education liaison, cultivating and maintaining partnerships with key organizations.
PAY AND BENEFITS:
Based on the candidate’s experience and level of expertise, the estimated annual salary for this position may be anywhere between $33,000 and $40,000. Additionally, Zygote Press offers a health expense stipend, 10 days vacation, 12 paid floating holidays, and full access to the studio facilities.
Note: Hours worked will be a combination of remote and onsite. Each member of the staff receives a work laptop. Zygote Press requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide valid proof of vaccination unless a documented medical or religious exemption is approved. All information provided is kept strictly confidential.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume or CV, and the names of three references by January 17, 2023 to firstname.lastname@example.org. Search will stay open until the position is filled.
Zygote’s commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion:
Zygote Press is actively working to address inequities at the board, staff and community level. Print, as an art form, has historically been at the center of radical social and political change. In that spirit and with our commitment to the preservation of printmaking, Zygote is creating a culture that lifts up diverse voices and experiences of artists in our community, members of our team, and board members that support the organization. We strongly encourage and welcome applicants from under-represented communities to join our team.