Arts+ – Visual Art Instructor (Part-Time or Contract-Based)

Categories: Job Opportunities

Position: Part-Time or Contract-Based Visual Art Instructor

Reports to: Visual Art Program Director Revised : 8/22/2019



Teaches visual art programs to students of all ages and abilities. Works with and supports visual art program department in planning and preparation of festivals and large-scale community-based art projects as needed.



  • Design projects, prep materials and implement a wide variety of visual art programs as assigned, including preschool, middle school and teen programs, after school, family and community outreach, and weekend arts festivals.
  • Assist in program and curriculum design for visual art programs, including working with Arts+ partners to design appropriate visual art activities for a variety of different age groups and
  • Assist in the upkeep and organization of the Arts+ main visual art studio and other teaching
  • Advocates as a representative of Arts+ and its partnerships with other
  • Interacts with parents and peer partner
  • Maintain professional skill as an artist and continually seek out professional development
  • Other duties as



  • Bachelor’s degree in studio art (any discipline concentration), arts education or visual art-related
  • Basic fluency in a wide variety of visual art processes and materials; including painting, drawing, printmaking, collage, basic assembly and sculptural processes, basic fiber arts
  • Desire to work with children. Comfortable teaching children of all backgrounds and
  • Effective working both independently and
  • Interest and advocate for diversity, equity and inclusion in cultural
  • Must complete a background check.



  • To be determined, based on candidate’s desire for part-time or contract-based
  • Must be able to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends as
  • Must be willing to travel throughout Charlotte and the greater Charlotte metropolitan


TO APPLY: Email cover letter and resume to . No phone calls.


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