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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, CCACMakes Program

Reports to: Programs and Communication Manager

Dates: Weekdays, after-school hours

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 schools and organizations. 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 (Tuesday and Thursdays needed for April – May 2020).
  • Create and implement course curriculum, including space set up and supply ordering.
  • Accompany students from designated pick-up area to the classroom at partner school or organization.
  • Teach and supervise up to 15 students in grades PreK – 6.
  • Collect attendance information and provide to Programs and Communication Manager.


  • 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

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

Application Deadline: Rolling deadline

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