The Fine Arts Center is looking for a recent grad (within 5 years) for a curatorial paraprofessional position. This is a great 1-year position (with the possibility of renewal for a second year) for someone looking to gain experience at an art museum before grad school. Check out the full description at https://employment.coloradocollege.edu/postings/4063
Curatorial Paraprofessional, Fine Arts Center
Full Time, 37.5 hr/wk, 12 months
Serves as a member of the Curatorial team in the museum, with focus on the Southwest Collection. Supports exhibitions, events, collections work, and the artist in residence program. Participates in the work of planning, organizing, and presenting works of art in the museum and online; performs tasks involving academic engagement, education, collections, events, marketing, and administration; interfaces with the general public, students, CC departments and staff in the FAC and on campus. This is a paraprofessional position with a one-year appointment to the Museum, with the possibility of renewal for a second year.
Required Qualifications: This position is only open to Colorado College graduates (2019 or recent years). Bachelor’s degree; excellent writing and research skills; highly organized, flexible and comfortable with diverse audiences; outstanding interpersonal, computer, social media, and communication skills; excellent attention to detail and ability to establish priorities and work independently; strong ability to effectively collaborate with a small professional staff, students, and faculty; a desire to pursue a professional career in the museum field.
Application Deadline (at 11:59 PM Mountain Time): 08/15/2019