Job Bank

This job bank is a free resource provided by the N.C. Arts Council to share arts-related job openings for your convenience in North Carolina and around the country. This list is not an endorsement and we recommend that you contact the hiring institution before starting the application process. Americans for the Arts Job Bank is the most comprehensive with links to numerous other state, national, and international arts job banks and listings.

Recent North Carolina Postings

Program Coodinator: The North Carolina Arts Center is seeking a Program Coordinator to provide administrative support to the Studio Director, Operations Director, and Executive Director in areas relating to research, planning, promotion, and marketing of North Carolina Glass Center's programs and events. This is a 15-hour per week, $15 per hour, non-exempt, year-round position.
Deadline: May 10, 2019. Details.

Director: The City of Morganton Municipal Auditorium (CoMMA) is seeking a creative, team-oriented, enthusiastic, passionate, and progressive leader with sound business management practices to manage all operations of CoMMA. The Director is responsible for a $1.2 million budget; planning, organizing, scheduling, negotiating contracts, and promoting the season’s programs and events; marketing and recruiting other business, cultural, and entertainment events to ensure facility utilization and generation of revenue; and maintenance of the facility.
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Details. 

Vice President of External Affairs: The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra seeks a talented, results-oriented Vice President of External Affairs to oversee public relations and publications and well as to steward the CSO’s work in education and the community. The VP of External Affairs is a critical member of the CSO’s leadership team responsible for setting the strategic direction of the institution. S/he oversees the Symphony’s publications and public relations, youth education programs, community partnerships and engagement efforts. The VP of External Affairs works with the CEO to develop programs and initiatives that fulfill our institutional goals, with a particular emphasis on programs that use the Symphony’s unique assets to address both challenges and opportunities in Charlotte. S/he directly manages communication activities that promote, enhance and develop the CSO brand.
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Details.

Gallery Manager: Arts of the Albemarle (AoA), a regional non-profit arts council in downtown Elizabeth City whose world-class facility houses the Jacquelin Jenkins Gallery, is searching for a Gallery Manager responsible for overseeing the galleries, contributing to the Visual Arts programming of AoA and serving as a liaison between AoA and artist-members. To apply, please send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to Laurie Edwards at
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Details.

Teachers: Sawtooth School for Visual Art is seeking teachers for Camp Sawtooth, a specialized art camp for pre-K through 5th grade students. Students in Camp Sawtooth create quality art from a variety of mediums inspired by a weekly theme. Teachers are responsible for developing and implementing curriculum, inspiring creativity, and managing classroom behavior and safety. All classrooms have a 4:1 ratio, so students receive lots of individualized attention. Camp Sawtooth fosters an atmosphere of creativity, exploration, kindness, and respect. To apply, email cover letter and resume to Lauren Duncan, Director of Youth Programs, at
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Details.

Box Office Associate: The ArtsCenter, a 501(c)(3) Arts Education non-profit in Carrboro, NC is seeking a Box Office Associate for a part-time position in a dynamic work environment in the creative/arts sector.
Deadline: Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Details.

Program Coordinator of Development: The Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University is seeking a Program Coordinator of Development to support Tamara Holmes Brothers, Director of Development & Major Gifts, who is also a board member of the North Carolina Arts Council Foundation. This new position plans, coordinates and administers highly personalized donor communications and stewardship. This position also manages development team projects, fosters team efficiency through administrative organization and liaises with museum and university colleagues to advance Nasher Museum development strategies and objectives.
Deadline: Applications will be accepted through the Duke University websiteDetails. 

President & CEO: ArtsGreensboro is hiring a President & CEO who will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for the organization and will work with the Board of Directors to ensure the organization’s relevance within the Greensboro community. The President & CEO will also provide direction and enable the Board to execute on governance functions. This individual will represent ArtsGreensboro in all facets of community involvement and will be a major community leader for all of Greensboro.
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Details.

Event and Volunteer Coordinator: The John C. Campbell Folk School is hiring an Event and Volunteer Coordinator who will be responsible for planning, organizing, and directing annual events that provide engaging and rewarding experiences for attendees and connect the Folk School to the community. The position is responsible for annual and special events from start to finish, leading a dedicated team of staff, volunteers, vendors, artists, and performers. The successful candidate works closely with staff to ensure that all details are delivered on time, within budget, and at the desired level of quality. Events include, but are not limited to Fall Festival, Blacksmith and Fine Craft Auction, Friends and Family Day, Easter Egg Hunt, Olde Folks Party, and the Kids Christmas Party. The position manages volunteers required for events and other operations of the School. 
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Details.

Instructors (Misc. Arts Topics): The Imperial Centre for the Arts and Sciences seeks seasoned, innovative Teaching Artists and educators with an active contemporary art practice in visual arts for public programs.
Deadline: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. Details.

Statewide Resources

ARTS North Carolina
Publicizes job and internship opportunities through its membership listserv.

Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
Jobs openings are listed for all agencies within the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources, including the N.C. Arts Council.

National Resources

Americans for the Arts Job Bank
A service for both job seekers and arts employers. Job seekers can post their resumes and use the searchable database of nonprofit and for-profit arts management positions at organizations across the United States. For a moderate fee, employers can post a job opening and use the searchable database of online resumes to find qualified professional candidates.

New York Foundation on the Arts Jobs in the Arts
Job seekers can access listings for free and arts organizations are charged a moderate fee to post a job opening or artist opportunity.