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Job Posting ID# 65282


Employer Information

Name:
Southside Community Center-Ithaca Murals
Address Line 1:
305 S. Plain St
Address Line 2:
City:
Ithaca
State:
NY
Postal Code:
14850

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Caleb Thomas
Contact Title:
Telephone Number:
607-273-5242
Telephone Extension:
Email:
ithacamurals@gmail.com

Job Specifics

Term:
Academic
Worksite:
Various locations in downtown Ithaca
Region:
Ithaca/Tompkins County
Title:
Ithaca Murals Program Assistant
Job Classification Level:
Level I
Employer Type:
Community Work Study Program Employer
Supervisor:
Caleb Thomas
Job Description:
Ithaca Murals is a network of people transforming gray walls into beautiful, meaningful works of art that tell the stories of the diverse people who live here. We implement a cultural arts strategy for building our community stronger. We welcome everyone to be involved with Ithaca Murals while prioritizing the leadership of people of color, under-employed and working class people, people with jail experience, women, LGBTQ+ community members, youth, and anyone who is passionate about justice.

Ithaca Murals offers this opportunity to 2-3 Federal Work-Study awarded Cornell financial-aid students to give them experience learning from and supporting people’s wellbeing in the larger Ithaca area. Learn more about Ithaca Murals at ithacamurals.com

Ongoing tasks
- providing logistical support for muralists,
- maintaining the muralist paint and tool lending library,
- promoting art as a tool for social change,
- designing event and organization materials,
- developing the website and interactive app,
- fundraising and developing a marketing strategy
- collaborating with other local social justice organizations
Required Qualifications/Skills/Experience:
Successful applicants are creative thinkers, enjoy working with others, have passion for undoing racism and other injustices, and have endurance for engaging in systemic change. A car is not necessary, but it is needed for participants to be able to meet downtown.
Work Schedule:
Schedule to be determined (flexible)
Weekly Hours:
4-12
FWS Required:
Yes
Number of Positions Available:
2-3
How to Apply:
Interested candidates please submit resume and letter of interest with a subject line of '#workstudy2022' to Caleb Thomas at ithacamurals@gmail.com.
Paid:
Yes
Wage:
13.20
Employment Start Date:
11/28/2022
Employment End Date:
05/31/2023

Career Field Information

Career Field:
Art/Design
Career Field:
Architecture/Art/Communications- Misc.
Career Field:
All Majors - opportunities open to everyone