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Venice Arts

Teaching Artist - Animation

Employment type
3 months ago
Los Angeles

Venice Arts seeks an animation teaching artist to lead an in-person, COVID safe Summer Camp for a class of 12 students, aged 10-13 years old. This 2-week camp meets Monday-Friday from 8:30 am – 12:30 pm from July 6th– July 16th, 2021. There is potential for additional work/growth. 

The ideal candidate is an animator with experience in animation pre-to-post production, background in stop motion design and animation techniques. Multimedia and/or digital animation a plus. Must have prior experience teaching young people and be proficient with building a syllabus with sequenced lesson plans that demonstrates an experiential and project-based approach to animated storytelling. An understanding of the educational equity needs of low-income youth a plus, as is being bilingual (Spanish/English). 
Total pay for the period will be $1250, which includes compensated time for syllabus and lesson preparation and/or other classroom related activities.

About Venice Arts:
Venice Arts mission is to ignite youths’ imagination, mentor their creativity, and expand their sense of possibility through high quality, accessible media–based arts education programs. Venice Arts also serves as a catalyst for people of all ages, living in low–income or underrepresented communities, to create and share personal and community stories through photography, film, and multi–media.


To apply

Please email your résumé, along with a cover letter highlighting relevant experience ("animation " in the subject line), to [email protected] No phone enquiries or walk–ins. Due to receiving significant interest in these opportunities, we are not able to respond to every artist’s submission