Job Opportunities

KID smART is a learning community of artist educators who are passionate about expanding learning for New Orleans public school students through the arts. We seek those who share our passion with energy and joy. Jobs will be posted as they become available.

KID smART is an arts education organization that engages children in dynamic, creative, and rigorous learning through the arts. Our teaching artists are professional artists who are skilled, experienced, and dedicated teachers. KID smART artist educators are active participants in the community, seek ongoing development as artist educators, and provide progressive and rigorous instruction in arts integration.

Afterschool programs take place in schools and focus on instruction in a variety of arts forms. Enrichment programs take place during the school day in solo-taught arts classes. Afterschool programs take place after school dismissal in solo-taught arts classes.

• Artistic excellence and strong artistic identity
• Experience working with youth
• Strong communication skills
• Willingness to improve through reflection and feedback
• Positive attitude and respect for children and their ability to learn

Afterschool & Enrichment Artists are responsible for leading arts classes with K–8th grade students. Classes should foster student growth as artists and create a safe and creative environment.

Positions Available:
Visual Art Educator
Theatre Educator
Media Educator

Time Frame:
1-4 days per week beginning in January

To apply: Send cover letter and resume to 

Pay Range: $27 per teaching hour

KID smART is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or job applicant because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, physical or mental abilities or age. People of color and individuals with roots in New Orleans are strongly encouraged to apply.