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Museum of Contemporary Art-North Miami
770 N.E. 125th Street
North Miami, FL, United States

Phone: (305) 893-6211
Web Site: www.mocanomi.org

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Summer Arts Camps Manager


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Job ID:

1887

Location:

North Miami, FL, United States

Category:

Administrative Support, Education
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Job Views:

57

Zip Code:

33161

Employment Type:

Contractor, Seasonal

Posted:

04.29.2022
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Job Description:

The Summer Art Camps Manager is responsible for the day to day administration of MOCA Summer Art Camps. This is a temporary position spanning June 6 - August 26, and will direct the set-up, implementation, and completion of the Summer Art Camps.
 
Major Areas of Responsibility:
  • Manage the day to day functions of camp and ensure a safe and healthy environment, both physically and mentally for campers during their time at MOCA’s Summer Art Camps
  • Assist in ensuring clear communication with Summer Camp Educators, Volunteers, Parents and other MOCA Staff.
  • Maintain a positive and enthusiastic attitude with staff, parents, and campers.
  • Ensure all supplies are ordered and properly accounted for, including day to day supplies and camp t-shirts.
  • Ensure that activities are effectively and safely implemented following risk management protocol. 
  • Direct off-site fieldtrips including reservation of buses, communication with community partners, and delivery of lunches for campers.
  • Manage clear attendance data provided by the Summer Camp Educators and submit reports after every class.
  • Assist in end of day meetings with Summer Camp Educators and Youth Education Manager to ensure any issues are addressed with staff. 
  • Maintain contact with MOCA Staff, including attending any trainings, meetings, or communicating any issues.
  • Demonstrate effective problem-solving skills, patience, and flexibility.
  • Assist in the completion of accurate pre and post assessments for all campers by using guidelines created by The Children’s Trust.
  • Maintain a consistent and punctual schedule.
  • Other responsibilities as requested.

Job Requirements:

Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or equivalent. 
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working with children in an educational or administrative setting. 
  • Effective written and oral communication skills. 
  • Be able to work collaboratively and inclusively with all constituent groups of students, teachers, museum staff and visitors. 
  • Ability to convey a professional appearance and attitude.
 
Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Ability to exhibit the energy and physical stamina to work with children of varying ages. 
  • Ability to work as a member of a team and the ability to accomplish tasks with little direct supervision. 
  • Ability to deal with stressful conditions in a calm and professional manner. 
  • Skill to work with children of various ages by demonstrating patience, enthusiasm, and the ability to handle disruptive children effectively. 
  • May be required to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. in various forms. 
  • May be required to work outside for extended periods of time. 
  • May be required to sit, stand, or maintain physical activity for extended periods of time.
This is a seasonal, contract position. The Summer Arts Camp Manager must participate in mandatory trainings for communication guidelines, assessment, and inclusion. A level 2 background check will be required upon the offer of employment.

Reports to: Youth Education Manager
Terms of Employment: $144 per day, contracted from June 6 - August 26 2022. Monday through Friday, 40 hours per week. 
Applicants: Please email a cover letter, resume and three references to education@mocanomi.orgwith subject SUMMER ARTS CAMP MANAGER.  No phone calls please.
 
MOCA maintains a strong policy of equal employment opportunity for all employees, interns and applicants for employment. The museum hires, trains, promotes, compensates and dismisses employees and interns without regard for race, color, creed, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, disability, citizenship, or political belief that does not prohibit performance of essential job functions. We are committed to building a culturally diverse staff and strongly encourage all those who are qualified to apply.  

ABOUT MOCA

Mission
MOCA North Miami presents contemporary art and its historical influences through exhibitions, educational programs, and collections. Inspired by its surrounding communities, MOCA connects diverse audiences and cultures by providing a welcoming place to encounter new ideas and voices, and nurturing a lifelong love of the arts.

Vision 
MOCA aspires to be a welcoming center at the heart of North Miami where art and art experiences flow in and out of the building — activating parks, schools, homes, and civic spaces; and connecting local and global conversations about art.

MOCA will tap into the cultural energy of the region to bring new art and perspectives to the public, building on North Miami’s legacy as a cultural destination. Visitors and the community can expect thought-provoking exhibitions that feature underexplored art and artists, and lift up diverse voices and stories.

MOCA will become known and respected locally and nationally for its innovative curatorial approach and research-driven exhibitions that are supported by educational programs for all ages. As a meeting place for cultural expressions and exchanges, MOCA will become a center for cross-cultural understanding and inclusion, connecting diverse communities through the arts.