The Miami Program Manager will manage and oversee the educational program for 2020-2021 resident artists in both Miami and New Orleans. This year, ProjectArt will be shifting it’s program to a virtual platform and will be open for students and organizations in our 4 regions beginning mid-September 2020. The Miami Program Manager will report to the Miami Director and work closely to continue developing the program as it enters its 4th year.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Managing teaching residencies for 4 local artists at our Miami-Dade Public Library Branches regions, South East (Culmer/Overtown, Hispanic), Central (Model City, Shenandoah), South West (Kendall), and North (Arcola, North Central); and 1 local artist in New Orleans.
Serve as a liaison between MDPLS Library Staff, ProjectArt Artists, Community Partners, and families.
Responsible for student enrollment, updating and maintaining databases.
Weekly conference meetings with NYC headquarters
Proofreading artists’ lesson plans
Conducting virtual studio visits with Miami Director
Administration of class schedules for each of the 4 artists.
Joining Virtual Classes
Checking attendance daily for attendance goals
E-blast and correspondence to families, community partners and library partners.
Student recruitment where needed.
Troubling shooting artists on app (training for app)
Assisting in the development and coordination of Final Resident and Student Exhibitions.
Natural willingness and discipline to work independently.
Positive and open-minded to work in a fast-paced environment.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's degree; a minimum of two (2) years of applicable work experience.
Experience working with non-profit organizations is a plus.
Proficiency in Google and Microsoft Suites required.
Basic computer skills and social media.
Experience working in the arts community
Passion for the Arts.
PROCEDURE FOR APPLICATION:
Applicants should submit a resume with three references. Applications will be reviewed by the organization’s senior management.
Send resume and accompanying materials to:
Subject: ProjectArt Program ManagerDeadline to apply: Aug 17th, 2020