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Creative Action is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and equity in the workplace. We value experience in addition to education when hiring. We strongly encourage those who reflect the communities we serve to apply, including bilingual individuals and/or people of color.
SENIOR DIRECTOR OF OUT OF SCHOOL TIME PROGRAMS
The Senior Director of Out of School Time (OST) Programs leads a team of 20 full time staff and collaborates with other cross-departmental team members to ensure access, equity, and quality across OST programs. This person drives the vision and quality of all OST programs through team leadership, program development, resource management, and evaluation. This position requires someone who has a growth mindset, uses a strengths-based approach to their work, and values experience and passion as a critical part of creatively working with young people.
OUT OF SCHOOL TIME PROGRAM DIRECTOR
The Out of School Time (OST) Program Director leads a team of 5 – 6 full time Site Coordinators who work directly with front line staff and youth, and collaborates with other cross-departmental team members to ensure access, equity, and quality across OST programs. This person provides critical leadership to program staff and operations and engages with community partners to sustain high quality OST programs. We seek someone who is committed to youth development and believes that all people deserve equal opportunities and are valued for their unique life experience.
ARTISTIC ASSOCIATE, VISUAL ARTS
The Artistic Associate provides critical leadership to a team of 12 – 16 part-time Teaching Artists focused on visual art and also co-teaches the Color Squad public art collective teen program two evenings a week. This person also supports Creative Action’s community events and public art projects. This person must be able to foster creativity, inspire confidence, and nurture individual strengths, and has a desire to have fun when working with their team.
The Site Coordinator is responsible for managing an after school program, which includes leading a team of part-time staff, coordinating program logistics, and driving the vision and safety of the program environment. This person must be able to anticipate challenges, set positive intentions, build trust and inspire community. We seek someone who is committed to youth development and believes that all people deserve equal opportunities and are valued for their unique life experience.
TEACHING ARTISTS (part-time)
We’re seeking enthusiastic, creative, and collaborative Teaching Artists to join our after school team! Teaching Artists are responsible for creating and leading arts-based after school classes and will work with students to develop a culminating project or performance at the end of the program. Candidates must have general availability 2-6:30p Monday-Friday and experience in at least one of the following: theatre, dance, visual art, creative drama, puppetry, music, film, digital media, photography, spoken word, creative writing or theatre-in-education. Experience facilitating an artistic discipline and/or working with elementary-age youth preferred.
AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM ASSISTANT (part-time)
Are you looking to make a difference in a child’s life? Would you enjoy being a positive role model to young people? Looking for a great way to start a rewarding career with youth? Join the Creative Action team of after school professionals as a Program Assistant! Be part of a fun, active, arts-rich program in which youth develop their creativity, confidence and critical thinking skills. This is an outstanding opportunity for a college student interested in education, social work, human services or in the general youth development field, as well as a great opportunity for the retired professional or childcare instructor. Program Assistants are an essential part of our after school program, and contribute to our vibrant and supportive program environment.
IT & DATA MANAGER
We’re looking for a highly motivated, self-starting, forward-thinking visionary who loves technology and building systems. Applicants should be curious about new software and technology, demonstrate strong problem-solving skills with the ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects, and be excited about developing and streamlining systems. The ideal candidate will find opportunities to be innovative, creative, and have fun at work and believes that all people deserve equal opportunities and are valued for their life experience.
We’re looking for a Development Coordinator to join our Marketing & Development team to assist with various fundraising, grant writing, and donor activities. The ideal candidate is a highly-motivated, self-starting, and detail-oriented person who values collaboration and can-do thinking and has an appreciation for diversity and differences. Applicants should be deadline-driven, demonstrate strong organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple projects, and have excellent writing skills.