Part-time Position

We are seeking a ceramics teacher to work with children and adults beginning this fall. The teacher will be responsible for providing overall class goals and objectives, developing class content within the current framework of the BAC’s ceramics program, and providing a supportive environment for students. The BAC’s popular ceramics classes focus on wheelthrowing and handbuilding fundamentals, as well as pattern and decorative glazing techniques. Class dates are as follows:

Adult Pottery and Wheelthrowing:

Mondays, 6:30pm-9:30pm, September 23 –December 9, 2019 (No class 9/30, 10/14, or 11/11)
Tuesdays, 11:00am –2:00pm, September 24 –December 3, 2019
Tuesdays, 6:30pm –9:30pm, September 24 –December 3, 2019
Thursday, 11:00am –2:00pm, September 26 –December 12, 2019 (No class 11/21 or 11/28)
Sunday, 10:00am –1:00pm, September 29 –December 15, 2019 (No class 10/20, 11/24 or 12/1)
Sunday, 2:00pm –5:00pm, September 29 –December 15, 2019 (No class 10/20, 11/24 or 12/1)

Children’s Classes Ages 8-12:

Tuesdays, 3:30pm –5:30pm, September 24 –December 3, 2019
Saturdays, 10:00am –12:00pm, September 28 –December 14 (No class 10/19, 11/23 or 11/30)

Children’s class Ages 4+:

Saturdays, 1:00pm –2:30pm, September 28 –December 14 (No class 10/19, 11/23 or 11/30)

Qualifications:

  • Excellent knowledge of ceramics.
  • Experience teaching and creating curriculum for ceramics classes of all ages.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Knowledge of general safety rules and basic first aid.
  • Professional and patient.
  • Ability to interact with and engage children and families.
  • Ability to work effectively in teams and individually.
  • Knowledge of safe ceramic materials and care of studio space.
  • MA in Ceramics, Studio Art or Art Education preferred or equivalent work experience.

Please email a resume, cover letter and portfolio of current work (a link or an attachment) to office@brooklineartscenter.com with subject “Ceramics Teacher”. Preference will be given to candidates who can teach more than one of the offered classes. Deadline for applications is Friday, August 30, 2019.