Under the direction of the Manager of Community Arts, the Community Arts Initiative Liaison serves as the primary Museum educator for and liaison with one or more of the Community Arts Initiative’s partner organizations. Essential functions include: Work with the Lead Artist and the community partner organization’s art director to plan and lead Artful Adventures tours in the Museum’s galleries in conjunction with the annual Artist’s Project. Assist the Lead Artist in facilitating art making activities related to the project, and provide logistical support to the Lead Artist as needed during project sessions; Plan and implement MFA-related art activities at the community partner’s site, including parents’ nights and a variety of special projects. Work with the community partner staff to jointly design art activities that are based on the MFA collection. Work with the community partner’s art director and with the MFA’s Community Arts Initiative staff to customize tours and activities that meet the community partner organization’s needs and the goals of the Community Arts Initiative; Act as a liaison between the community partner organization and the MFA’s Community Arts Initiative in the planning and developing of new resources and programs at the community partner organization.
Qualifications include: Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Studio Art, Museum Education or Community Arts; Experience with after-school programs; Well organized, personable and capable of working independently and as a team; Flexible schedule particularly during afternoons and early evenings hours; Valid Driver’s License; Bilingual a plus.