Employment Opportunities

About Maud Morgan Arts
MMA allows for diverse art creation with  state of the art Ceramic, Printmaking and mixed media studio spaces. Children, teens, and established and emerging artists of all ages and all levels create, teach, exhibit, and collaborate at Maud Morgan Arts. Maud Morgan Arts/Agassiz Baldwin Community is a place that nurtures individual growth and creativity, builds connections, and serves as a forum for community advocacy. We believe in: welcoming and including everyone; lifelong learning; and fostering a culture of creativity and cooperation. 

We are an inclusive community and all are encouraged to apply. We believe diversity is a strength and we value the unique perspectives and contributions that people of all backgrounds and life experiences can bring to our team. Therefore, we are actively recruiting people of all races, ethnicities, gender identities, sexual orientations, ages, abilities, and those who do not speak English as their first language.

Join Our Team

MMA is hiring  ceramic/pottery instructors for its upcoming winter season. The team members we’re looking for must have familiarity with teaching adult students, wheel throwing, willingness and hand building; to meet students where their skill set is, and practice patience in a communal studio environment.

Classes will be scheduled once a week, Monday through Thursday evenings between 6-9pm. Max number of students per class is 8. Programming should focus on beginning and intermediate wheel throwing skills, as well as some handbuilding knowledge. Instructors have the future opportunity to teach more than one class, and workshops. 

About our Studio:

Our studio building was completed in 2010, and kept in tip-top shape by our ceramic tech, Bob Marcus. Our ceramic studio is located on the first floor of MMA and includes the following:

  • Two electric kilns
  • Two 3×3’ handbuilding tables
  • Eight wheels
  • Two sinks
  • Air purifiers 
  • Low & High fire glazes (and under glaze)
  • Wet vac
  • Plaster slab for clay recycling
  • Small storage for projects
  • Natural light & plants 

Salary $25 an hour

Email MMA Director, Cory Shea [cshea(at)agassiz.org]

_________________________________________________________

Join Our Team

Seeking inspired instructors to teach art related classes to children for Maud’s Arts Afterschool program!

  • Our Afterschool Teachers work Monday through Friday,  2-6:30pm
  • Have at least one year of experience working with children age 4-11
  • Develop engaging activities for groups of 10-12 children
  • Teamwork: problem-solve with team to support positive impact on youth and their families, demonstrate flexibility (ex.) openness to teaching all types of activities depending on program needs)
  • Communication and Understanding: share and receive different perspectives to understand diverse needs of staff, youth, and their families
  • Inclusion: ongoing personal reflection around biases including but not limited to racial and gender equity
  • Social Emotional Learning: receive training on and use Nurtured Heart Approach when working with program youth

MMA Staff Qualifications
Background in Visual Arts, Studio Arts, Art Education and Project Development
Experience in class planning and implementation

Prior Classroom/teaching experience (Classroom Management & organizational skills).
Preferred Skill – CPR + First Aid Certified

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Employment is dependent on completing a background and fingerprint check. Maud Morgan Arts is a program of Agassiz Baldwin Community, an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Salary $20 an hour

Email MMA Director, Cory Shea [cshea(at)agassiz.org]