Tulsa Girls Art School (TGAS) offers a position for a Art Assistant. The Art Assistant will teach girls basic to advanced visual art skills of various mediums and disciplines, teach girls great “life skills” standard to prepare for events, but also may vary by girl as needs arise; provide coaching and counsel, and event discipline as situations arise; provide positive reinforcement and build self-esteem and confidence. Attend Field Trips throughout the year (varies each year); go with Executive Director and Art Teacher to pick up girls from school–will NOT be required to drive. Provide direction to volunteers at events throughout the year; provide guidance and expertise to board and volunteers in resolving problems or concerns before, during, and after events. Identify events each year to participate in within the community (some are regular like Mayfest; build relationships with other local/national organizations who help TGAS cause; gain commitment from donors, sponsors who provide free goods and services to the organization; social media, i.,e, Facebook Twitter.
Skills: Must be able to work will all ages and backgrounds of people, from students to board to volunteers. Must have the desire and ability to motivate, inspire, and develop others. Must be able to create/keep a positive environment through the motivation and development of others.
Position hours: 8 – 10 hours per week.
****This position qualifies for Community Service Work Study. If you qualify for work study through your financial aid package you may choose a Community Service Work Study position. CSWS positions have a starting pay of $9/hr.