Click on the job titles below or scroll down for information on arts-related job vacancies that have been presented to the Delaware Division of the Arts. For other opportunities in the arts, select from the categories listed below or visit the Arts Job Sites section of our Arts Resources page.
Center for the Creative Arts, Yorklyn, DE
The Center for the Creative Arts seeks an an Executive Director to oversee the day to day operations and long range planning of the organization. Providing leadership for the Board, staff and volunteers, securing grants and other funding, preparing and monitoring budgets and being a spokesperson and champion for the arts within our community.
Ideal candidate will have 5-8 years’ experience in an arts organization or similar not for-profit. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. Leadership skills with the ability to create a cohesive work team. Demonstrated track record in fundraising and grant-writing. Strong financial management skills, including budget development and fiscal management. Energetic and creative with a positive attitude and strong passion for the arts.
Instructions to apply:
This is a full-time salaried position with occasional evening/weekend hours required. Compensation commensurate with experience. Please send cover letter, resume and three references (references will not be contacted until after initial interview) to firstname.lastname@example.org. Full job description is available at www.ccarts.org. Deadline for applications is July 15, 2016.
Posted June 27, 2016
Kent County Theatre Guild
Music Director, Irv Rothenberg, for Funny Girl is looking for a few more musicians to round out the pit band for the show. If you are interested, please respond to this email: email@example.com. Irv will be in contact with you within the next week. The commitment is Tech Week and July 15th through 22nd (weekends). The performance will be held at Caesar Rodney High School. This is a paid position.
Posted June 20, 2016
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation (MAAF)
Program Officer, Performing Arts
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation seeks a Program Officer, Performing Arts who will foster the Foundation’s work in the creation and implementation of exemplary programs in the performing arts. The Program Officer, Performing Arts reports to the Deputy Director, Programs.
Please visit their website for more information: https://www.philaculture.org/jobbank/26440/program-officer-performing-arts
Posted May 18, 2016
The Grand Opera House
The Grand Opera House seeks an Education Manager to plan, implement and evaluate educational programs of The Grand and The Playhouse on Rodney Square. Reporting to the Director of Community Engagement, he/she is responsible for key service programs providing arts education for all ages and segments of the community, with a strong focus on school-aged children.
The ideal candidate will have experience in arts education or administration, and a passion for the performing arts. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, strong problem-solving, customer service, organization and attention to detail are essential. Computer proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and database management. Bachelor’s degree required.
Instructions to apply:
This is a full-time position with occasional evening/weekend hours required. Compensation commensurate with experience, plus health benefits and generous vacation time. Please send cover letter, résumé, three references, and salary expectations via email to: Teresa Crawford at firstname.lastname@example.org, or send via mail to: The Grand Opera House, Attn: Teresa Crawford, 818 North Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801.
Posted May 5, 2016
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