Teaching Assistants

Social and Public Art Resource Center (SPARC)

Los Angeles, CA

Job Description

The Social and Public Art Resource Center (SPARC) is a cultural center that creates public art and arts programming as a vehicle to promote civic dialogue, foster cross-cultural understanding and address critical social issues.


SPARC is seeking qualified Teaching Assistants to join our Arts Education team! Teaching Assistants will support 10-week visual and/or performing arts workshops for K-8th grade classrooms from October-December 2018. SPARC arts workshops take place on school campuses in Los Angeles. Job responsibilities include preparing materials for arts workshops, engaging students in the classroom, and supporting the end-of-semester culminating event where students share their work with their families.


We are seeking Teaching Assistants in the following disciplines:

  • Dance/Movement
  • Vocal Music
  • Poetry
  • Photography
  • Printmaking
  • Video/Animation

All applicants must be proficient in Spanish and English.



Experience practicing and/or facilitating an artistic discipline

Experience working with K-12 students

Proficient in Spanish and English

Approximate Hours Per Week

2-6 hours per week



$20 per hour

To Apply

Please visit www.SPARCinLA.org/projects/artedop, and complete our online Teaching Assistant Registration Form by Friday, September 28th at 5:00 p.m. For questions, email Davida Persaud, Arts Education Coordinator, at[email protected].

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