ArtistYear is dedicated to enhancing school engagement, increasing civic behaviors, and developing student artistry for vulnerable youth populations: economically disadvantaged students, English Language Learners, and students of color. Each ArtistYear AmeriCorps Member works full-time in a Title I school in America to deliver an issue-based arts curriculum that inspires active youth citizens and supports school culture and goals. Members will ensure the highest quality instruction, meet the needs of the school and students, and support each child holistically.
An ArtistYear Fellow is dedicated to the highest level of artistic excellence, possesses a deep commitment to service and believes in the artistic potential of every child. Actors, artists, composers, designers, dancers, musicians, photographers, performers, and writers are encouraged to apply.
-You must have your bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university by the first day or orientation/training in June, 2018.
-Highly skilled in their artistic craft, holding a degree in a performing or visual arts field (or related field).
-A U.S. citizen, national, or legal resident.
-Able to dedicate 12 months to a full-time national service year.
-Able to successfully pass all necessary background checks and clearances for working with youth.
Colorado schools are particularly looking for musicians!
Next deadline is February 1, 2018
Learn more at SUCCESS Job ID: 21775 or https://artistyear.org