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Full-time Flatshop Instructor
GlassRoots is looking for a great Flatshop Instructor to join the artistic staff of our exciting and growing arts education organization in Newark NJ. This is a skilled artistic and technical work position which includes provision of instruction, fabrication and repair of glass pieces in flat shop / kiln forming studio. We’re seeking a self-motivated individual who is can assist in the development, implementation and delivery of our artistic programs.
Work involves instruction of students in flat shop/ kilnforming, the operation of facilities required for the instruction, fabrication and repair of a wide variety of glass pieces. On any given day you’ll be providing instruction to students participating in GlassRoots’ long and short term programs, maintaining the flat shop, advising and consulting with other program staff on the development of programs. Additional responsibility includes the creation of sales and commission works. Work is reviewed through inspection and observation of results.
Position begins as soon as December 1. This is full time position, with hours that may vary depending on class scheduling. Salary is in the low $30s. Benefits included.
Part-time Flameshop and Flatshop Instructor
GlassRoots is looking for a part-time Glass Art Instructor to join our artistic staff..
The ideal candidate will have experience in flameworking and/or kiln-forming and will be available to work on an “as needed” basis on-site or at off-site locations such as a school or community building. The ideal candidate will also have experience instructing youth and adults.
In lieu of experience, a candidate may have a strong desire to work in a youth serving art studio and receive on the job training. Pay will reflect that of an apprenticeship status.
Position begins as soon as December 1. This is part-time position and the hours will vary depending on class scheduling.
GlassRoots is looking for a part-time Administrative Assistant to support our ambitious growth plans, with a focus on our fundraising and development activities. The Administrative Assistant provides critical administrative and clerical support and reports to the Chief Executive Officer. This is a part-time position – four hours per day Monday - Friday with some flexibility in scheduling those hours; there may be occasional weekends and nights to assist with events.
Position begins as soon as December 1. This is part-time position and is not eligible for benefits.