New Line Theatre, St. Louis | The Sweet Smell of Success | photo, Jill Ritter Lindberg

ARTS-RELATED JOB OPPORTUNITIES IN MISSOURI

We feature job opportunities that are taking place in Missouri or within 25 miles of the Missouri borders, have a strong Missouri link, or are part of a cultural program of the federal government. We feature internships if they are paid.

To have your job information posted here, please email moarts@ltgov.mo.gov with a link to the information on your website. The postings are free.

We check these postings periodically to determine whether the jobs are still listed as open by the organizations. Our most recent full check of all the postings was December 3, 2020. On that date, all jobs on this page were listed as open, including those dated 2019.

Additional Missouri Opportunities

In addition to what we have posted here, several major Missouri arts and cultural organizations regularly have multiple full-time and part-time opportunities available. For their most up-to-date jobs listings, check the employment/careers pages on their websites: COCA (Center of Creative Arts) (St. Louis), Kansas City Art Institute, Missouri History Museum (St. Louis), Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art (Kansas City), Saint Louis Art Museum, and STL Symphony.

Other nonprofit jobs in the Kansas City area are posted on Nonprofit Connect.

Other nonprofit jobs in the St. Louis area are posted on The Rome Group.

National Opportunities

Nationwide arts jobs: Americans for the Arts

Nationwide jobs in media arts: The Alliance for Media Arts + Culture

Nationwide resources for jobs, arts careers, schools, and professional growth especially for emerging artists: The Art Career Project

OrganizationLocationPositionFull- or Part-TimeDeadline to Apply or Date Posted Here
St. Louis Public RadioSt. LouisDevelopment Coordinator, Data ManagementFull-timeJanuary 17 deadline
St. Louis Public RadioSt. LouisInternships (paid) in development (fundraising), marketing/communications, newsroom (journalism), and visual communications (graphic design)Part-time, Spring 2021January 17 deadline
State Fair Community College, Boonville campusBoonvilleAdjunct Instructor in MusicPart-timeFebruary 28, 2020 posted
State Fair Community College, Boonville campusBoonvilleAdjunct Instructor in ArtPart-timeJanuary 30, 2020 posted
State Fair Community College, Clinton campus ClintonAdjunct Instructor in ArtPart-timeFebruary 28, 2020 posted
Access ArtsColumbiaSpecial Education Teaching AssistantPart-timeFebruary 7, 2020 posted
Columbia Art LeagueColumbiaTeachers for Adult Classes in fine art and fine craft mediaPart-timeOngoing
TRYPS Children’s Theatre Institute at Stephens CollegeColumbiaTheatre creative staff including teachers; costume, scenic, lighting, and sound designers; choreographers; stage managers; master electricians; sound and light board operatorsPart-timeOngoing
University of Missouri-ColumbiaColumbia Assistant Professor of Architectural StudiesFull-timeOctober 22, 2019 posted
Mark Twain Boyhood Home and MuseumHannibalGift Shop and Admission ClerkPart-timeMay 11 posted
George A. Spiva Center for the ArtsJoplinExecutive DirectorFull-timeFebruary 15, 2019 posted
The Futures GroupKansas CityArt DirectorFull-timeJanuary 12 posted
Kansas City Ballet SchoolKansas CityTeachersPart-timeOngoing
Kansas City Repertory TheatreKansas CityLighting and Projection SupervisorFull-timeDecember 3, 2020 posted
Kansas City Repertory TheatreKansas CityArtistic ProducerFull-timeFebruary 7, 2020 posted
Kansas City Repertory TheatreKansas CityFreelance Designers
Open to designers within 50 miles of KC metro area
Part-timeMay 12, 2020 posted
Kansas City SymphonyKansas CityCustomer Relations RepresentativePart-timeOngoing
KC Starlight TheatreKansas CitySubcontractors: bartender; concert ushers, gate screeners, and security; concession supervisor; parking cashiers and attendants; prep cook; warehouse associatePart-timeOngoing
Lyric Opera of Kansas CityKansas CityChief Development OfficerFull-timeDecember 3, 2020 posted
Lyric Opera of Kansas CityKansas CityDirector of Marketing and CommunicationsFull-timeJanuary 22, 2020 posted
Mid-America Arts AllianceKansas CityGrant Program CoordinatorFull-timeJanuary 11 posted
National Museum of Toys and MiniaturesKansas CitySenior Manager of DevelopmentFull-timeJanuary 2 posted
Tri-County Mental Health Services, Inc.Kansas CityArt TherapistFull-timeSeptember 9, 2019 posted
University of Missouri-Kansas CityKansas CityAdjunct Instructors for UMKC Conservatory in dance, music performance, music studies, and theaterPart-timeOngoing
University of Missouri-Kansas CityKansas CityTeaching Assistant for Community Music and Dance AcademyPart-timeOngoing
State Fair Community College, Lake of the Ozarks campusLake of the OzarksAdjunct Instructor in ArtPart-timeFebruary 28, 2020 posted
City of Liberty Liberty Theater TechnicianPart-time January 7 posted
Presser Arts CenterMexicoTechnical Director / Teaching ArtistFull-timeNovember 9, 2020 posted
Lindenwood UniversitySt. CharlesAdjunct Instructors in art history, dance, vocal and instrumental music, performing arts, theater, visual artsPart-timeOngoing
CHIPS Health and Wellness CenterSt. LouisProgram Manager, CLUB CHIPSPart-timeApril 2, 2019 posted
Albrecht-Kemper Museum of ArtSt. JosephExecutive DirectorFull-timeAugust 4, 2020 posted
Arts and Education Council St. LouisOperations SupportPart-timeJanuary 7 posted
Civic Arts CompanySt. LouisExecutive DirectorPart-timeMay 5, 2020 posted
COCA St. Louis Director of Marketing and Sales Full-time December 3, 2020 posted
COCASt. LouisManager of Institutional GivingFull-timeOctober 14, 2020 posted
COCASt. LouisAccompanists, Teaching ArtistsPart-timeOngoing
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. LouisDirector of DevelopmentFull-timeNovember 18, 2020 posted
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. LouisVisitor Services AssociatePart-timeOngoing
Cultural Festivals, Saint Louis Art FairSt. LouisInternships in graphic design, production, social media, sponsorship development
– open to current college students and recent graduates
Full-time seasonal, May-SeptemberOngoing
Dayspring Arts & EducationSt. LouisMusic Instructors: Piano, SaxophonePart-timeJanuary 7 posted
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. LouisArt Teachers, 1st and 2nd gradePart-timeDecember 3, 2020 posted
Faith ChurchSt. Louis (Ferguson-Florissant)Music DirectorPart-timeJune 12, 2020 posted
Fontbonne UniversitySt. LouisAdjunct Faculty in art, music, and theaterPart-timeOngoing
Imagine Arts Academy of St. Louis and Mad ScienceSt. LouisAfter-School Art InstructorsPart-timeOngoing
JacobsSt. LouisGraphic Design TechnicianFull-timeDecember 10, 2020 posted
Kranzberg Arts FoundationSt. LouisFront and Back of House Positions, The Dark RoomPart-timeOngoing
Laumeier Sculpture ParkSt. LouisArt Studio InstructorsPart-timeOngoing
Nine Network of Public Media St. Louis Raymond Wittcoff Community Engagement Fellowship Part-time, renewable one-year appointmentNovember 12, 2020 posted
Nine Network of Public Media St. Louis Workforce Initiative – Engagement Manager Full-timeNovember 11, 2020 posted
Nine Network of Public Media St. Louis Development Manager Full-time November 3, 2020 posted
Opera Theatre of Saint LouisSt. LouisDirector of Artistic AdministrationFull-timeDecember 3, 2020 posted
Pattonville School DistrictSt. Louis (St. Ann)Traveling Art Teacher, Elementary SchoolsPart-timeFebruary 3, 2020 posted
PGAV DestinationsSt. LouisArchitects, Designers, SculptorsFull- and part-timeOngoing
Repertory Theatre of St. LouisSt. LouisParking AmbassadorsPart-timeOngoing
Repertory Theatre of St. LouisSt. LouisSound EngineerPart-timeJuly 1, 2019 posted
Repertory Theatre of St. LouisSt. LouisProduction Associate/Shopper BuyerPart-timeSeptember 9, 2019 posted
St. Louis Jewish Community Center, New Jewish TheatreSt. LouisA/V TechniciansPart-timeOngoing
Tennessee Williams Festival St. LouisSt. LouisTechnical Personnel Part-timeJanuary 6, 2020 posted
Washington University in St. LouisSt. LouisAssociate Curator, Mildred Lane Kemper Art MuseumFull-timeNovember 18, 2020 posted
World Chess Hall of FameSt. LouisGallery AttendantPart-timeOngoing
State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaMuseum Attendant, Daum Museum of Contemporary ArtPart-timeAugust 17, 2020 posted
State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaTheatre Coordinator/InstructorFull-timeJanuary 22, 2020 posted
State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaAdjunct Instructor in Graphic DesignPart-timeOngoing
State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaAdjunct Instructor in MusicPart-timeOngoing
State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaAdjunct Instructor in ArtPart-timeOngoing
Springfield BalletSpringfieldSchool PrincipalFull-timeDecember 3, 2020 posted
Springfield BalletSpringfieldWorkshop Instructors and Substitute TeachersPart-timeOngoing
Springfield Art MuseumSpringfieldMuseum Affairs OfficerFull-timeJanuary 8 posted