Careers

The Des Moines Art Center has seven paid positions available at this time.

  • part-time ceramics instructor

    The Ceramics Instructor develops and teaches quality, hands on art education classes for children and adults. This position teaches both fundamental and advanced clay techniques while fostering creativity, experimentation, and enthusiasm for art making. 

  • PART-TIME OUTREACH INSTRUCTOR

    The Outreach Instructor develops and teaches classes that focus on creating a safe space for artmaking and self-expression across diverse populations and underserved groups in the community and within the Art Center.

  • part-time ceramics studio attendant

    The Ceramics Studio Attendant supports the Art Center’s students and staff by ensuring a safe, clean, and efficient ceramics studio.

  • PART-TIME CHILDREN'S AND TEEN INSTRUCTOR

    The Children’s and Teen Instructor develops and teaches quality, hands on, age appropriate studio art education classes for ages two to 16.

  • PART-TIME SECURITY OFFICER

    The Art Center seeks a Part-Time Security Officer to safeguard and protect all assets, personnel, students, visitors and guests. 

  • PART-TIME SALES ASSOCIATE

    The Art Center seeks a Part-Time Sales Associate to provide excellent customer service to museum visitors and retail customers.

  • LINKS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

    The Links Internship Program is a 13-week, paid, educational opportunity for a talented African American student exploring a career in museums, arts management, cultural organizations, education, business administration, or nonprofits.

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