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 Program Teacher (Full-Time)

Reports to: Executive Director

The Program Teacher will be responsible for implementing in-school programs that help
children and youth learn about various artistic disciplines while at the same time supporting
social-emotional learning and academic achievement. The Program Teacher also teaches
programs at DeltaARTS’ Arts Education Center when not in the classroom, including weekend
arts activities and school field trips.


DeltaARTS’ mission is to bring imaginative arts education programs to the Arkansas Delta and
surrounding communities. We do this through offering art, acting, and creative writing classes
at our Arts Education Center in West Memphis and through arts-integrated in-school programs
that support literacy and STEM skill-building. In addition, our Crittenden Youth Theater program
produces three plays a year.


The Program Teacher will:
 Schedule and teach DeltaARTS’ in-school programs to children and youth.
 Schedule in-school time for 5 DeltaARTS’ teaching artists who also do in-school
programs.
 Track hours of teaching DeltaARTS’ teachers provide in each school for grant reports.
 Help the Program Manager implement Saturday community programs including a
variety of performing and visual arts projects for visitors to enjoy, story times, and art
exhibits.
 Help the Executive Director and Program Manager develop new arts-integrated
programs to help children increase academic skills through art activities and classes.
An ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
 A bachelor’s degree in education, theater, creative writing, art, or art history.
 2-5 years of experience in teaching at a school or nonprofit program.
 A self-motivated, independent worker who is goal-oriented and very organized.
 Excellent writing and public speaking skills.
This full-time position offers health insurance along with paid vacation and personal time.
Because two Saturdays a month are required workdays, this position will have one weekday off
two weeks out of each month.

Please send a cover letter and resume to acook@deltaarts.org
with the subject line “Program Teacher.”

Job Posting: Program Manager (Full-Time)

Reports to: Executive Director

The Program Manager will be responsible for creating implementing programs at DeltaARTS
Arts Education Center, including weekend activities and school field trips. This position also
prepares grant reports and school schedules for field trips and in-school programs.


DeltaARTS’ mission is to bring imaginative arts education programs to the Arkansas Delta and
surrounding communities. We do this through offering art, acting, and creative writing classes
at our Arts Education Center in West Memphis and through arts-integrated in-school programs
that support literacy and STEM skill-building. In addition, our Crittenden Youth Theater program
produces three plays a year.


The Program Manager will:
 Create and implement Saturday community programs including a variety of performing
and visual arts projects for visitors to enjoy, story times, and art exhibits.
 Create and submit reports on program expenses and outcomes to the Executive
Director and funders.
 Create and implement field trip packages for schools that come to DeltaARTS.
 Send marketing materials to schools and schedule field trip packages for schools.
 Help with in-school programs as needed.
An ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
 A bachelor’s degree
 At least 5 years of experience in education or managing educational or artistic nonprofit
programs.
 A self-motivated, independent worker who is goal-oriented and very organized.
 Excellent writing and public speaking skills
This full-time position offers health insurance along with paid vacation and personal time.
Because two Saturdays a month are required workdays, this position will have one weekday off
two weeks out of each month.


Please send a cover letter and resume to acook@deltaarts.org with the subject line “Program
Manager.”

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