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Bethany Arts Community Seeks Executive Director

Job Announcement: Executive Director, Bethany Arts Community

The Executive Director will be engaged to guide BAC’s growth as a community offering public access to art and arts education, as well as refuge and inspiration to a local and global network of artists. As a significant new addition to the field of art residency and educational programs, Bethany Arts Community will grow around you, requiring a commitment to the vision and mission of this dynamic organization.

BAC is a 501(c)3 whose mission is to create a space and environment where the many forms of art can be learned, produced and flourish. Artists of all ages and levels of experience are welcome to explore and create art that the community can experience and be engaged in while enhancing their perception and perspective of the world. BAC aims to inspire sharing, connection and collaboration in a culture designed for the benefit of the local community and beyond.

Position Summary: BAC’s first executive director will have the exciting challenge of guiding the organization’s growth from infancy to maturity. We are looking for a strategic leader who will build on existing programs and create new ones, and oversee business development, fundraising, public relations, financial reporting, marketing and membership infrastructure. The executive director will work with an established grant writer and supervise additional associates within the community. They will work directly with the all-volunteer, very active Board of Directors, Founder and Associate Director to grow this fledgling organization into a thriving and mature arts community, directly impacting the local community and the art community as a whole.

For a detailed list of duties and responsibilities, please click here.

The position is full time and requires flexibility in schedule, including evenings and weekends as programming dictates. Start date early to mid-summer 2020.
Salary commensurate on experience. Competitive Benefits Package.

Please send all resumes to [email protected]

Details

Deadline 6/1/2020
Contact Name David Lyons
Contact Email [email protected]
Website https://bethanyarts.org/

SPARC, Inc. – Music and Art Specialists Needed

SPARC, Inc. is a non-profit based in Yorktown Heights.  For 31 years SPARC has been providing meaningful life experiences to children, youth and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities who reside in Westchester and the surrounding areas.  SPARC offers a diverse selection of arts, sports, and wellness programs for participants aged 5 to adulthood.  Different from other special needs support organizations, SPARC aligns people based on their abilities rather than disabilities and offers fun and engaging activities within a structured and nurturing environment.  Our programs continue to impact 1,500 participants through social, therapeutic and recreational services that create a sense of connection and inclusion.

We are looking for specialists in Music and Art to work with adults with developmental disabilities in group homes and day programs to provide an interactive therapeutic experience for our participants.  Ability and willingness to travel throughout Westchester and the Bronx (depending on location of program) is important.  Experience working with a special population is helpful but not necessary.  Passion and a desire to help people is key!

Contact: Molly Greece, Program Coordinator, (914) 243-0583 ext. 1108 or [email protected]

Details

Is Project Ongoing? yes
Contact Name Molly Greece
Contact Email [email protected]