New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks! is run by a hardworking full time & part time staff as well as many, many wonderful volunteers and interns.

Educational Aide  2017-18

Program: Invest in Kids: Exploring My City Through Art
Program begins October, 2017 and ends June 2018

Part-time temporary position.
Compensation: $15.00 an hour. No fringe benefits.


The Educational Aide will be available at James B. Congdon Elementary School to chaperone students on the bus to New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks! for their after-school program at 3:00 pm and return to the school at 5:00 pm.

Educational Aide is responsible for picking up snacks from the school, attendance, distributing materials for parents, and helping the art educator during class. Aide needs to remain with students at the school until parents pick up their children.

The after-school program, “Exploring My City Through Art” runs for 23 weeks during the school year on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The program begins onOctober, 2017 and ends June 2018. Direct supervisor is Deb Smook, Studio Education, and Outreach Director.


Mature and responsible.
Experience working with youth ages 8-11.
Art making skills a plus.
Bi-lingual a plus.
Must have reliable transportation.

Send letter of interest and resume to Deb Smook. Email with Ed. aide as the subject line.