Employment Opportunities

Ceramic Studio Aide- Summer Art Camp

9 am – 5 pm, Monday – Friday

Position Summary
The Ceramic Studio Aide assists all summer pottery camp instructors at The Center for Contemporary Art. Hours are from 9 am – 5 pm Monday – Friday from June 26th – September 1st, 2017. Additional hours will be required from September 5th – 8th, 2017.

Please check out Summer Art Camps page for more information about Summer Art Camp at The Center.

 Job Functions

  • Wedge and prepare clay, glazes and other materials as needed prior to each of the four classes
  • Work one-on-one with children to assist as needed
  • Label all student work with name and class number
  • Load and empty kiln and adhere to firing schedule
  • Clean-up wheels, tables, floors, sinks as needed between each class
  • Clean all surfaces and mop at the end of each day
  • Organize finished projects for parents to pick up


  • Have ceramic experience and know basics of wedging, centering and forming clay vessels using the wheel and hand-building
  • Have experience and enjoy working with children
  • Be reliable, responsible and accountable
  • Able to regularly lift 50 lbs. of clay

Schedule & Salary

  • Must be available to work from June 26th – September 1st, 2017 and some additional hours from September 5th – September 8th, 2017
  • 40 hrs/week, with 1 hr lunch break each day
  • Hourly Wage: $8.50/hr (lunch break is unpaid)

How to Apply

  • Please send a resume detailing job history and/or related volunteer experience to info@ccabedminster.org. You must include “Summer Ceramic Aide” in the subject of your email. Applications accepted until April 1, 2017.

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Equal Employment Opportunity has been and will continue to be, a fundamental principle at The Center for Contemporary Art, where employment is based upon an individual’s personal capabilities and qualifications without regard to his/her race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, [alienage or citizenship status, marital status, creed, genetic predisposition or carrier status sexual orientation] or status as special disabled veteran in accordance with applicable federal and state laws. Further, The Center for Contemporary Art will make reasonable accommodations in the employment of qualified individuals with disabilities where such accommodation does not create an undue hardship to the organization.