Rhode Island Historical Society seeks Museum Collection Manager

Job title: Full time Museum Collection Manager
Salary:  $40,000–$45,000

The Rhode Island Historical Society (RIHS) seeks an experienced, energetic, and organized full-time Museum Collection Manager to oversee the care, preservation, and documentation of the ca. 25,000 artifacts comprising the museum collection, largely stored at the John Brown House Museum, but also at the Robinson Research Center, the Museum of Work & Culture, and the Aldrich House (headquarters). These objects include paintings, furniture, textiles, ceramics, armaments, tools and equipment, sculptures, silver and metal objects, toys, and relics and curiosities.


Reporting to the Deputy Executive Director for Collections and Interpretation, the Museum Collection Manager is responsible for ensuring the overall safety, preservation, maintenance, and documentation for objects in the RIHS’s museum collection, on view, in storage, and on loan. Additional duties include receiving, preparing and cataloguing new acquisitions; planning and organizing exhibition-related movement of objects, including packing, shipping, and insurance for collection exhibitions as well as for incoming and outgoing loans to/from the RIHS; managing the files (paper and electronic) of collection contents and images of items in the collection, and supervising interns and volunteers.

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Providence CityArts seeks part-time Teaching Artists

Job Title Teaching Artists
Salary $25 per hour

Job Summary
Providence ¡CityArts! For Youth seeks talented part-time Teaching Artists to lead workshops in our community-based arts after-school program for July 2021! ¡CityArts! prioritizes BIPOC applicants. It is integral for our program staff to reflect the identities of our students. Summer programs will happen in person at our studios on Broad Street with COVID-19 safety precautions in place. Teaching artists are compensated $25/hr with paid prep, meeting, and professional development opportunities.

We are seeking experienced Teaching Artists with skills in:
• Fine Arts /Mixed Media
• Filmmaking
• Photography
• Dance and Movement
• Music and Sound Production
• Ceramics and Sculpture

Learn more about this job opportunity, Jobs | CityArts Site (providencecityarts.org)

Festival Ballet seeks coordinator for newly developed after school program

Job Title ProviDANCE Coordinator
Salary $10,000-$12,000
Job Type  Part-time (12 hours/week), 40 weeks (August 10-June 10), 2 year renewable contract

Job Summary
Festival Ballet Providence, a nonprofit performing arts organization comprised of a professional dance company and pre-professional training school seeks a coordinator and teaching artist for the newly developed Festival Ballet ProviDANCE (FBPD) after school program.

The Festival Ballet ProviDANCE program provides access to urban core public-school students interested in pursuing dance. The program provides dance training and mentorship to transition students from in-school classes to in-studio pre-professional training. Read more about the job opportunity, Employment Opportunities – Festival Ballet Providence.