Who we are:

Scottsdale Arts was established in 1987 as a private, nonprofit 501(c)(3) and has evolved into an organization with four dynamic operating branches that span the visual and performing arts. Through its four branches, Scottsdale Arts offers diverse, high-quality arts experiences to hundreds of thousands of Scottsdale residents and visitors annually in addition to fostering the active engagement of government, business, education, and the private sector in the arts.

Summary of Position:

Are you looking to make an impact on diverse communities through artful learning experiences? Do you have a passion for the visual and performing arts? Do you have experience designing informal learning experiences for students, families, and adults? If so, then we are looking for you! Come join the Learning & Innovation department at Scottsdale Arts as the Community Engagement Coordinator.

Important Details to Know:

Compensation: Range $20-$25 DOE
Shift/Hours: 40 hours per week, some evenings & weekends
Job Type: Full-Time, Non-Exempt, Benefits Available
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
Covid: We require all employees to be fully vaccinated and boosted. Accommodation can be made for those with medical exemption and strongly held religious beliefs.
If you need assistance or accommodations during the recruitment process, please reach out to us at [email protected]

Here is what you will get to do:

You will collaborate with teams across the organization to design community-focused, mission-based programming that engages and inspires diverse audiences through the arts.
You will put your creative spin on programs such as Second Saturdays, spark curiosity in students through field trips, and help visitors make meaning of exhibitions at SMoCA through SmART Space activities and gallery guides.
Most importantly, you’ll work with a functional team that values collaboration, creativity, and each member’s unique contribution.
Not only do we provide a great benefits package, but we also value the importance of working together as a team to make a meaningful contribution to our community.

Here is what you will need to be successful:

Bachelor’s Degree in related field; art, education, museum education, museum studies, or theater.
3+ years of related experience: adult education, teaching in classroom setting, arts administration, working with children.
Understanding of curriculum standards.
Strong organizational planning, research, creativity and problem solving skills
Strong communication skills both written and verbal including public speaking in small groups
Bonus if you possess the following:

Bilingual Skills
First Aid/CPR certification
Fingerprint clearance card
What we offer:

Great company culture. Flexible and remote work available, we embrace work/life balance, DEIA is part of our strategic plan, opportunities to make meaningful change, employee recognition program,
Making an Impact. Everything you do, each day makes a difference in our community.
Location. Located in the heart of downtown Scottsdale, access to Civic Center Park, old town galleries, local restaurants, live venues and more.
Rest and relaxation. Paid vacation, 9 Paid Holidays + 5 Floating Holidays
Benefits. Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life Insurance, FSA Account, 401K with employer match, Pet Healthcare, Gym Membership, Reciprocal membership with NARM and Local arts and culture organizations + 1 membership to share, Discounted tickets to events.
Opportunities for Growth. Mindset of internal growth and advancement


Organization/Company: Scottsdale Arts Learning and Innovation
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
Deadline: Open until filled
How to Apply: