Seeking Full Time Printmaking/ Mixed Media Art Instructor (Downtown LA)
Exceptional Children's Foundation, a growing nonprofit social service agency serving clients with developmental disabilities throughout LA County, is seeking an experienced, Art Instructor/Printmaker for our Downtown Los Angeles Art Center studio. The Instructor will work one-on-one with adult students with developmental disabilities to develop their own unique artwork for sale in our downtown gallery as well as in other exhibition venues. This person should know a variety of printmaking techniques and other mixed-media techniques including drawing, painting, collage, etc. that can be adapted to create successful projects with our students. Responsibilities also include ensuring the safety and wellbeing of our students, and helping to maintain an overall enjoyable studio for all participants. Applicant should know how to operate and maintain a professional printing press, and be able to demonstrate their knowledge through their art portfolio. Knowledge and interest in contemporary art needed. Instructor will implement artistic, educational, and behavioral treatment plans monthly. The position entails working with a several disabled clients at a time in a fun and energetic atmosphere. Experience with the disabled community is highly preferred, but not required.

Requirements: Bachelor's degree and technical printmaking skills.
We offer:
Primary schedule of  Monday-Friday: 8:00am – 4:00pm
 Comprehensive benefits package including Medical, Dental and Vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, vacation, and sick time
Rate $10.50 - $15.83/hr  DOE
Freedom to create your own lesson plans
The opportunity to assist with curating shows in our Downtown Gallery
Opportunities to network within the local art scene
A nurturing and creative environment
Annual professional development training week

Please go to our website to get to know us: www.artecf.org.

Qualified applicants must submit a resume, cover letter, and digital portfolio (with website link or no more than 5 image attachments ) by email to: [email protected] and [email protected]. Please indicate “Art Instructor Position” in the subject field.