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Job: Art Coordinator, Part-Time, SouthShore Library

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Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library services is looking for a part-time art coordinator for its SouthShore regional library branch.  The coordinator will teach and coordinate the art programming in the John Crawford art studio at that branch. 


  • Teach visual and applied art classes.
  • Plan, prepare and present art programs and activities at the library for ages pre-kindergarten through adults. 
  • Audition artists for proposed programs and stay current on emerging art trends. 
  • Coordinate art programming as well as hire quality art teachers with art backgrounds to carry out art programs and activities. 
  • Coordinate art class registration for library customers to sign up for art classes. 
  • Promote gallery shows at the library and hold opening receptions for the public to view galleries.
  • Facilitate meetings to discuss ideas for the galleries and art/exhibits for the juried exhibits. 
  • Assist in making supply purchase recommendations for art classes at the studio.
  • Participate in programming/teaching of art classes both in the library and through outreach activities.

Experience Preferred

  • Four year degree of formal training in art education
  • Two or more years of experience in teaching or coordinating visual and applied arts programs
  • Strong customer services skills
  • Valid Drivers License

Minimum Qualifications

Associate’s or higher degree from an accredited college or university and one year of experience in teaching or coordinating visual and applied arts programs; and working with personal computers, some of which included training and troubleshooting basic computer hardware and software problems. 


This post expires on Thursday September 28, 2017.