Job Bank

Here are links to several sources of arts job information both within North Carolina and around the country. These are resources for both job seekers and arts employers who want to publicize job openings. Most are free, and those that charge are noted. Americans for the Arts Job Bank is the most comprehensive with links to numerous other state, national, and international arts job banks and listings.

Program Administrator, North Carolina Arts Council: This position provides support for programs in creative placemaking, folk and traditional arts, and cultural tourism and high-level support to the Arts Council's Executive staff and Governor-appointed board. APPLY BY 3/29

Pottery Studio Assistant, Branded Vessels Pottery: Seeking an assistant to help teach classes, prepare and clean the studio space, and and helping with glazing. Applicants need to know all types of pottery techniques along with advanced wheel skills. 

Executive Director, Tryon Arts & Craft School:  The mission of TACS is to provide creative opportunities for everyone through education, instruction, and expression of heritage and contemporary arts and crafts in a friendly, stimulating and enriching environment.

Executive Director, ArtSpace Charter School:  ArtSpace Charter School in Swannanoa, NC (10 minutes from downtown Asheville, NC) seeks an Executive Director who will advance the school’s vision as a national benchmark in educational excellence through integration of the arts. 

Executive Director, The Appalachian Theatre:  The historic 600+ seat Appalachian Theatre of the High Country, located in downtown Boone, North Carolina, seeks a highly skilled and experienced senior arts administrator to serve as its first Executive Director.

Conservatory Executive Director, NC Theatre: The Conservatory Executive Director (CED) serves as the full time leader and manager of NC Theatre Conservatory.

Development Director, Cucalorus Film Festival: Seeking a Development Director to lead fundraising efforts that support the foundation’s programming, communications and operational activities. 

Director of Development, McColl Center for Art + Innovation: The Director of Development serves as a front-line fundraiser responsible for identification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of donors to advance the organization's mission and strategic goals

Executive Director - Toe River Arts Council: Seeks an individual with a Master's degree in arts administration or comparable experience with a proven record of successful managerial experience.

Various Instructors - Imperial Centre for Arts and Sciences:  Seeking instructors specializing in a range of art disciplines to lead programs including classes, workshops, demonstrations and outreach events.

Camp Illahee - Arts Program Instructors: Seeking teachers for Arts and Crafts, Fiber Arts, Ceramics, and Woodworking. 

1708 Gallery - Curator:  The curator will develop and implement exhibitions and programs that present the leading edge of contemporary art practices. 

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.