Job Openings

The Clifton Cultural Arts Center (CCAC) is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to strengthening the critical link between participation in the cultural arts and successful children, adults and communities. Please see below for open job positions. CCAC is committed to creativity, diversity, inclusion, and community: applicants of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Instructor, Arts + Culture Enrichment Program

Reports to: Programs and Communication Manager
Dates: 1 – 2 weekdays, August 24 – December 18, 2020
Rate: $15/ hour

Status: Independent Contractor

Overview: To provide an additional creative outlet for Cincinnati Public School children enrolled in the CPS 2020-2021 school year’s Blended Model, Clifton Cultural Arts Center has debuted their Arts + Culture Enrichment Program. This program will provide a full day of activities for children on their virtual school days. Children will take part in arts activities, work on homework packets provided by CPS, and spend time outside for physical enrichment (weather permitting), all according to CCAC’s Covid-19 Preparedness Measures and Requirements for Participation. Program will meet twice per week with two separate groups of students, according to the CPS Blended Model. The position will regularly interact with CCAC staff, CPS students and parents.

Responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Availability from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. on Tuesdays or Wednesdays AND Thursdays or Fridays (per the CPS Blended Model) from August 24 – December 18, 2020.
  • Create and implement course curriculum, including space set up and supply ordering.
  • Teach and supervise students in grades K – 6.
  • Adhere to CCAC’s Covid-19 Preparedness Measures and Requirements for Participation.
  • Collect attendance information and provide to Programs and Communication Manager.

Requirements:

  • Successful candidates are extremely reliable, detail-oriented, proactive, and upbeat. They are professional in their communications and confident in their problem-solving abilities.
  • High School diploma/GED required; candidates with prior teaching and classroom management experience preferred.
  • Pass a local Hamilton County background check.

To Apply: Send the following information to emalene.benson@cliftonculturalarts.org. No phone calls, please.

  • Cover letter
  • Résumé/CV
  • 3 professional references

Application Deadline: August 3, 2020

Instructor, CCACMakes Program

Reports to: Programs and Communication Manager
Dates: 1 – 2 weekdays, August 24 – December 18, 2020
Rate: $30/class hour plus $15/class hour planning stipend

Status: Independent Contractor

Overview: CCACMakes Instructors are responsible for the successful execution of weekly visual arts classes – including course curriculum design, supply and space preparation, and teaching – to be held at CCAC partner locations. Classes should be designed to be engaging and hands-on, teaching students new skills in a highly interactive, personalized tactile way. Classes meet on weekdays after-school in four-week sessions. The position will regularly interact with CCAC staff, school and program partners, parents and students.

Sample classes include weaving, simple circuitry, instrument-making, hand-built ceramics and other similar hands-on experiences.

Responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Availability from 2:00 – 5:30 p.m. on one or more weekdays (Tuesdays or Wednesdays AND Thursdays or Fridays, per the CPS Blended Model) August 24 – December 18, 2020.
  • Create and implement course curriculum, including space set up and supply ordering.
  • Accompany students from designated pick-up area at Fairview-Clifton German Language School and/or Clifton Area Neighborhood School to the class location across the street.
  • Teach and supervise students in grades K – 6.
  • Adhere to CCAC’s Covid-19 Preparedness Measures and Requirements for Participation.
  • Collect attendance information and provide to Programs and Communication Manager.

Requirements:

  • Successful candidates are extremely reliable, detail-oriented, proactive, and upbeat. They are professional in their communications and confident in their problem-solving abilities.
  • High School diploma/GED required; candidates with prior teaching and classroom management experience preferred.
  • Pass a local Hamilton County background check.

To Apply: Send the following information to emalene.benson@cliftonculturalarts.org. No phone calls, please.

  • Cover letter
  • Résumé/CV
  • 3 professional references
  • 1 – 3 class proposals

Application Deadline: August 3, 2020

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