Work At YAA

Jobs and internships are available for individuals who are looking to work in an inspiring, dynamic environment shaping the lives of children, teens, adults and seniors through the power of art.

Current full time, part time and temporary opportunities at Young At Art Museum are listed below. Click on a job title for more information.

Full Time
 Early Childhood Manager & Preschool Director
Type:Full Time, Salaried
Position Summary
Responsible for oversight and implementation of age-appropriate educational experiences that address the developmental needs of young children from birth to age 5, as well as the needs of their families and caregivers.

 Administer/oversee the YAA Preschool classrooms including VPK (maximum enrollment: 37), hire staff, tour and enroll prospective preschool clients, maintain file system for children enrolled and evaluate program, children and staff

 Oversee early childhood content of museum programs designed for young children and their families/caregivers including programs and areas within the museum’s early childhood WonderScapes Gallery

 Assist with the development, implementation and evaluation of grant-funded early childhood programs and projects

 Research appropriate books, videos, materials, supplies and other resources and purchase these materials for use in all early childhood programs

 Develop and implement curriculum in the YAA Preschool classrooms based on current developmental standards, as well as VPK standards

 Assist in the administration and compilation of assessment based student portfolios and VPK standards assessments

 Stay current on trends and educational innovations in the field of early childhood education, whether through research or involvement with local initiatives, committees or associations

 Monitor the early childhood program budget with the understanding of meeting or exceeding the established income goal while adhering to projected expenses

 Assist in creating marketing materials related to early childhood education programs

Adhere to all BCCCLE policies and procedures necessary to maintain current license

Adhere to all VPK policies and procedures necessary to maintain current license

Education: B.A. or higher in Early Childhood Education or other related field

Skills & Qualifications
Director Credential
VPK Director Endorsement
VPK Instructor Credential
Knowledge of educational and developmental theories of early childhood
Ability to plan innovative programs, write curriculum and handle multiple tasks
Exceptional creativity, communication and relationship building skills
Strong written, computer and desktop publishing skills
Strong administrative, staff management and budgeting capabilities
Ability to develop and implement an evaluation plan that qualitatively and quantitatively measures program outcomes as well as keeps within targeted revenues and expenses
Use of digital media as part of the museum’s educational program strategy

Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in a museum or other educational setting. Experience administering programs for children and families. Prior supervisory experience necessary.
Experience with developing, implementing, overseeing and evaluating developmentally appropriate
programming for young children

How To Apply:
Email resume and cover letter by email only to Subject line: Early Childhood Manager & Preschool Director. No phone calls please.

Due to the high volume of applications received, we are unable to respond to individual inquiries. If your qualifications and experience match the needs of the current job or internship opening, potential candidates will be contacted for an interview.

We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.