Teacher Opportunities

Are you an artist or arts educator looking to connect with students in this new era? Do you have arts expertise that you’re interested in sharing virtually? Are you familiar with basic digital video creation and editing techniques? Then Perkins Center for the Arts is looking to work with you!

Perkins Center is a multi-disciplinary art center, based in southern New Jersey, looking to add fun, engaging, and tech-savvy creatives to our web-based teaching roster.

Interested candidates: Email a cover letter and resume to ahunt@perkinscenter.org. Please include links to your website, social media accounts, and work samples.

Remote Learning Opportunities

In an effort to assist students and parents over the next several months, Perkins Center is working on setting up small group remote learning programs in our Collingswood and Moorestown buildings. We’re looking to hire 3-4 Education Facilitators to help elementary students during daily remote learning. In addition to providing schoolwork support, facilitators are expected to manage the students as a group, oversee lunch and recreation, foster a supportive, sensitive, and respectful environment and communicate with parents as needed.

Teaching Cert or CE a plus. The tentative schedule is Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM – 3 PM, September through March 2021.

This request is for an independent contractor. Compensation is $125 per day.

Moorestown Location

  • Moorestown-based curriculum
  • Three cohorts (one per facilitator)- Grades 1st, 2nd , 3rd, 4th & 5th
  • 6 students maximum in each

Perkins is following state-mandated Covid-19 guidelines, which require social distancing, mask-wearing, and increased sanitation measures throughout the buildings.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, current resume and contact information for two professional references to ahunt@perkinscenter.org

Please note, an up to date NJ Police Criminal Record Check and NJ Child Abuse History is required to work within children’s programs at Perkins Center for the Arts. You do not need these documents at the time of applying, only if extended a formal invitation to work at Perkins Center.

Staff Opportunities

Evening Receptionist – Temporary Position

Responsibilities include answering phones, data entry, assisting the education and finance departments, processing registrations and financial transactions and assorted administrative tasks. Interpersonal, organizational and computer skills a must. Requires a Monday – Thursday commitment from 4-9 PM starting October. Occasional weekends may be requested.
Please send a cover letter and resume to coneill@perkinscenter.org. No phone calls please.
Perkins Center for the Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, Veteran, or disability status.
Conservatory of Music Faculty Opportunities

For more information, please contact Bryan Williams, Manager, Conservatory of Music at bwilliams@perkinsarts.org 

Summer Camp Opportunities

Summer 2020 camp positions are open. Perkins Center for the Arts recruits passionate and engaging counselors and counselors-in-training every summer! Applicants must be at least 18 years of age or 17 with previous CIT experience. The application deadline is rolling for each session.

Counselor Description

Counselor Application

CIT Description

CIT Application

Internship Opportunities

For information about internship opportunities, please contact us at create@perkinscenter.org.

Volunteer Opportunities

Click here for information on Volunteering.

Perkins Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Additionally, Perkins Center for the Arts does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission or access to, treatment of or employment in, its services, programs or activities. Perkins Center for the Arts makes it a priority to establish a work place and environment that embraces the spirit of the law ensuring an optimal experience for all, regardless of race, gender, physical ability or any other status protected by law.

Please contact Perkins Center 856.235.6488 or create@perkinscenter.org if you need employment information to be made available in alternative formats such as Braille, large print, audiotape and/or computer disc.

If you are granted an interview, please feel free to request any accessible accommodations.  For further information about access, please visit the accessibility section of our website.