Employer: Ithaca Murals (in partnership with Southside Community Center) Address: Southside Community Center - 305 S. Plain St. Ithaca, NY 14850
Employer Contact Information Name: Caleb R Thomas Phone: 607-273-4190 (text friendly) Email: email@example.com How to apply: Please email resume and letter of interest with subject line #workstudy2022
Job Specifics Term: Academic Worksite: Various locations in downtown Ithaca Region: Ithaca/Tompkins County Title: Ithaca Murals Program Assistant
Successful applicants 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.
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 - plan your own project - collaborating with other local social justice organizations
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
Work Schedule: Schedule to be determined (flexible) Weekly Hours: 4 - 12 FWS Required: Yes Positions Available: 2 - 3 Paid: Yes Wage: $13.20 with raises at each semester change Employment Start Date: Flexible Employment End Date: Flexible
Career Field Information Career Field: Art/Design Career Field: Architecture/Art/Communications - Misc. Career Field: All Majors - opportunity open to everyone