TEACHING ARTIST- FILMMAKER

Venice Arts

Los Angeles, CA

DESCRIPTION: TEACHING ARTIST- FILMMAKER

 

MISSION Venice Arts mission is to ignite youths’ imagination, mentor their creativity, and expand their sense of possibility through high quality, accessible media–based arts education programs. Venice Arts also serves as a catalyst for people of all ages, living in low–income or underrepresented communities, to create and share personal and community stories through photography, film, and multi–media.

 

Venice Arts is always interested in receiving résumés from qualified, professional artists interested in designing a syllabus for either our academic year or summer projects. If there are no projects open, we will keep your résumé on file.

 

Qualifications

 

Must be a filmmaker with a background and/or experience in narrative storytelling. Minimum

 1 year experience teaching young people filmmaking required. Must be available for approximately 3-hours during after–school periods and/or on weekends. Those interested in leading projects during the academic year must be available from September-May. Those interested in summer projects must be available during the month of July.

 

Compensation:

Total pay for the period will be $2960 which includes 72-hours of teaching time for fall and spring semesters (@ $30/hour) and 40 hours compensation for syllabus and lesson preparation and/or other classroom related activities (@ $20/hour).

How to Apply

 

Please email your résumé, along with a cover letter highlighting relevant experience

("Narrative Filmmaking") in the subject line to carly@venice-arts.org.  Please, no phone enquiries or walk–ins. We are sorry, but because we receive significant interest in these opportunities, we are not able to respond to every artist’s submission.

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