Vermont Arts Council

Paid Art Teacher needed for STEAM program in Champlain Valley Public Schools

Artist residency description

We are currently seeking artists for a new residency program who can work with elementary school aged students (Kindergarten and 1st Grade students) for an innovative STEAM program in Champlain Valley Public Schools. Our teaching artist will be working in-schools using a project-based approach. 


Candidates must have Art teaching or creative arts experience and/or teaching experience with younger elementary students.

Must have basic iPad skills and the ability to learn. 

Candidates must be mature, responsible, flexible, able to work independently, and possess strong communication skills.

 All training and materials will be provided

The following skills are preferred but not required:

  1. Working with kids and teachers in a K-3 environment
  2. Bachelor or Master’s degree or current graduate student in art or education.

This position is part-time during the school hours (approximately 8AM to 3PM) for the fellowship period of 7 weeks. 

Candidates are responsible for transportation to and from school locations. If you are interested in applying, please send your cover letter and resume to [email protected].

More details:

4 Weeks/2 – 3 days

4 – 5 classes per day

Position runs from May 15, 2023 to Jun 15, 2023