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No two moments are ever the same when you work at BCA. Whether your focus is on gallery, education, events, administration, or elsewhere, we all work together on the same creatively driven team with the shared passion of expanding arts accessibility.

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BCA Teaching Artist: Photography

Burlington City Arts is seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic individual with experience in darkroom and/or digital photography to teach a variety of summer camps for ages 6-17. This position runs seasonally aligned with youth, teen, and family programming, with specific consideration for summer camps running June 17-August 16, with a break July 1-5. Union Affiliation: Non-Union Pay Grade: $35.00 Hourly

 

BCA Teaching Artist: Mixed Media

Burlington City Arts is seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic individual with experience in mixed media (drawing, painting, craft and/or printmaking) to teach a variety of summer camps for ages 6-17. This position runs seasonally aligned with youth, teen, and family programming, with specific consideration for summer camps running June 17-August 16, with a break July 1- 5. Union Affiliation: Non-Union Pay Grade: $35.00 Hourly

 

BCA Teaching Artist: Clay

Burlington City Arts is seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic individual with experience in clay to teach a variety of summer camps for ages 6-17. This position runs seasonally aligned with youth, teen, and family programming, with specific consideration for summer camps running June 17-August 16, with a break July 1-5. Union Affiliation: Non-Union Pay Grade: $35.00 Hourly

 

BCA Seasonal Teaching Assistants

Burlington City Arts is seeking energetic, dependable, and outgoing individuals to assist with BCA’s youth and family programs in studio and gallery education for ages 6-17. This position will work closely with BCA teaching artists and education staff to provide critical assistance to help our programs run with ease and efficiency. This position runs seasonally aligned with youth, teen, and family programming, with specific consideration for Summer Camps running June 17-August 16, with a break July 1-5. This position must be available, on-site, for Summer Camps; individual schedules and shift assignments are flexible within the programming hours of 7:30am-5:30pm.

This position requires someone with a flexible, energetic, and can-do attitude. We seek candidates who have experience and/or enjoy working with children and families, who take initiative, and who are enthusiastic, friendly, highly organized, and dependable. Basic arts experience in areas of focus including studio arts, printmaking, pottery, photography, digital arts, and/or jewelry preferred. The position begins with a mandatory training meeting, onboarding, and orientation. Union Affiliation: Non-Union Pay Grade: $18.59 Hourly

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Volunteer

Volunteers play an integral role in our mission of creating a dynamic relationship between the arts and our community. Volunteers increase their own skills and knowledge through trainings and events, and we welcome volunteers who have an interest in the arts, regardless of their experience level. If you are interested in volunteering with Burlington City Arts, please direct inquiries and applications to the supervisor of the position for which you are applying. All volunteers must submit a Volunteer Application to the acting supervisor by email.

Art from the Heart

Art from the Heart is currently seeking volunteers to visit patients and family members at UVM Medical Center and Children’s Hospital to help make the hospital a more comfortable and creative place through the arts. We visit patient rooms and waiting areas, working one on one and in small groups. A visit with a patient or family members can start as simply as talking about favorite TV shows and music. An Art from the Heart visit can be as complex as a painting party, creative writing session, or team art project. A lot of time it is a quick gifting of an art print and / or supplies and ideas to help spark creative expression. If you enjoy drawing, we create drawings for people on their door windows to personalize and beautify hospital rooms and units. No art skills are needed, just an enjoyment of the arts, and a compassionate approach. If you are interested please be prepared to commit to a weekly shift (each shift is 3-4 hours long) and a minimum commitment of 6 months (we understand there will some pauses with travel, etc.) as it takes a while to get into the flow of Art from the Heart and being in the hospital spaces.

For any questions please be in touch with the Art from the Heart coordinator, Rebecca Schwarz at rschwarz@burlingtoncityarts.org

 

BCA Center Gallery and Visitors Services

Volunteers work to gain a deeper understanding of BCA while acting as representatives to the public. In the BCA Center, volunteers attend the gallery, interact with the public, assist with installations, assist with performance events, and provide general support to gallery staff.

For any questions and more information, please contact Jacquie O'Brien, Customer Service Assistant, 802-865-7166 or jobrien@burlingtoncityarts.org.

 

Public Art Review Committees

Nominate yourself or someone else to serve on a BCA Public Art Review Panel. BCA relies on Public Art Review Panels to independently select artists or artwork for both the Art in Public Places program, BCA Grant Programs, and BCA Artist Awards. BCA maintains a list of individuals from Burlington and beyond with a varied range of experiences and personal histories to bring a wide perspective to the selection process. Selected panelists will be expected to evaluate applications on their own, usually on a computer, ahead of time, as well as provide their opinions and share their thoughts with fellow panelists in-person or over Zoom. Complete this form to apply.

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Internships

Interns play a valuable role in keeping BCA running. With opportunities ranging from communications and marketing to gallery installation and event management, BCA offers our paid interns broad, multidimensional opportunities to gain professional experience while making new connections.

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