Los Angeles, CA
LA Opera seeks an Education Programs Associate for their award-winning Education and
Community Engagement department. Reporting to the Education Manager, the Education
Programs Associate will provide general administrative support and coordination for the
Company’s education and community engagement programs. This position will also assist in the
planning and implementation of education programs, projects and events, and will be
responsible for tracking program participant enrollment including data entry, manipulation and
Qualified candidates will be highly organized and have a degree or experience in arts, arts
management or arts education. Applicants will have worked extensively in Word, Excel and
Outlook, and have experience with database applications. Qualified candidates will also
demonstrate the ability to attend to detail in a fast-paced, multi-tasked environment and have
strong written and oral communication skills, as well as an aptitude for interacting well with the
public. Experience with the Adobe Creative Suite, a background in curriculum development,
and/or Spanish bilingual skills are all pluses.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk,
and sit for long periods of time, and work at a computer for long periods of time. The employee
will be required to lift and/or move up to 30 pounds.
This is a part-time position, offering approximately 20-25 hours per week. There is some
flexibility in setting hours during the business week; however, the work schedule may vary and
will include some mandatory nights as well as Saturdays and Sundays.
Compensation is $15 per hour.
Please send résumé and cover letter with "Education Programs Associate" in the subject line to:
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