Mark Arts

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Explore your creativity and imagine the possibilities at Mark Arts.  We are committed to fostering a culture of diversity and collaboration, promoting sustainability in our endeavors and giving our employees what they need to develop their careers and enrich their lives.

Art Instructors – All Areas

Mark Arts is looking for enthusiastic instructors who would like to share their passion for the arts through education. Opportunities include classes, workshops and camps for ages 3 through adult. Mail cover letter and resume to: Kristy Prechtl, 1307 N. Rock Road, Wichita, KS  67206 or email kristy@markartsks.com .

Submit your course proposals here.

YOUTH EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES

We are looking for youth education instructors for beginning through advanced students in the following areas.

  • Bookbinding
  • Ceramics/ Pottery
  • Clay Sculpture
  • Culinary Arts
  • Digital Arts
  • Drawing & Painting
  • Glass Fusion
  • Handbuilding
  • Homeschool Visual Arts
  • Mixed Media
  • Printmaking
  • STEAM Programming (Educational programs linking Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math)

ADULT EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES

We are looking for adult education instructors for beginning through advanced students in the following areas.

  • Culinary Arts
    • Pastry and Baking
    • Beverage and Meal Pairing
    • Knife Skills
    • Breakfast Foods
    • Entertaining and Appetizers
    • Smoothies and Fitness Meals
    • Vegan/ Vegetarian
    • Gluten-Free Cooking
    • International Foods
  • Ceramics/ Pottery
    • Potter’s Wheel
    • Handbuilding
    • Glaze Mixing & Techniques
  • Digital Arts (Adobe Suite Software used)
    • Graphic Design
    • Computer Illustration & Photoshop
    • Digital Drawing & Painting
    • Film Editing for Beginners
  • Enameling, Glass, Jewelry & Metalsmithing
    • Enameling
    • Jewelry & Metalsmithing
    • Lampwork Bead Making
    • Lapidary
    • Glass Fusing
  • Painting & Drawing
    • Oil Painting
    • Acrylic Painting
    • Drawing
    • Clothed and Nude Life Drawing
  • Printmaking
    • Collagraph
    • Solar Plate Intaglio
    • Dry-Point and Mezzotint
  • Sculpture (clay)
    • Portrait Sculpting
    • Relief Sculpting
    • Mold-Making

Youth Instructor Aide

The Youth Instructor Aide is responsible for working with students and performing additional tasks to support Youth Instructors in providing an arts educational program. Our ideal candidate is industrious, cooperative, capable of taking direction and knowledgeable about educational best practices and child development. This role reports to the Education Director.

Duties:

  • Assist with gathering materials for lessons and demonstrations as directed by the lead instructor
  • Ensure students have all materials necessary for class activities
  • Work with students individually or in small groups to foster classroom harmony
  • Provide extra help as needed to students with physical, mental, or linguistic limitations
  • Assist with drop-off and pick-up
  • Take class attendance on the first day of class and have parents complete required forms and submit information to Education Director
  • Coordinate with instructor to determine daily tasks
  • Supervise students in various settings including classrooms and galleries
  • Enforce school policies and procedures
  • Monitor youth during breaks for safety and age appropriate play
  • Prepare snacks and clean up accordingly
  • Assist instructor with classroom clean-up, put away supplies, following studio closing procedures

Skills & Abilities Required:

  • At least one year of relevant experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Able to work well with a team or independently
  • Effective multitasker
  • Must pass background check before starting employment
  • Must have Saturday availability and seasonal weekday availability

Education/ Experience Required:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 1+ year of experience working in an educational or childcare setting

Education/ Experience Preferred:

  • Certification in child first aid and CPR
  • Associate’s degree in education or related field preferred

Job Type: Part-time

Please send a cover letter and resume to kristy@MarkArtsKS.com.