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 July 2.

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
State Fair Community College, Boonville campusBoonvilleAdjunct Instructor in MusicPart-timeFebruary 28 posted
State Fair Community College, Boonville campusBoonvilleAdjunct Instructor in ArtPart-timeJanuary 30 posted
State Fair Community College, Clinton campus ClintonAdjunct Instructor in ArtPart-timeFebruary 28 posted
Access ArtsColumbiaSpecial Education Teaching AssistantPart-timeFebruary 7 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
Creative Learning Alliance Joplin Project Coordinator Part-time May 5 posted
George A. Spiva Center for the ArtsJoplinExecutive DirectorFull-timeFebruary 15, 2019 posted
Kansas City Ballet SchoolKansas CityTeachersPart-timeOngoing
Kansas City Repertory TheatreKansas CityArtistic ProducerFull-timeFebruary 7 posted
Kansas City Repertory TheatreKansas CityFreelance Designers
Open to designers within 50 miles of KC metro area
Part-timeMay 12 posted
Kansas City SymphonyKansas CityDigital Marketing SpecialistFull-timeMay 12 posted
Kansas City Symphony Kansas City Symphony Shop Merchandise Coordinator Part-time January 22 posted
Kansas City SymphonyKansas CityCustomer Relations RepresentativePart-timeOngoing
KC Starlight TheatreKansas CityFacilities ManagerFull-timeMay 12 posted
KC Starlight TheatreKansas CityHorticulture / Facilities TechnicianFull-timeMay 12 posted
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 CityDirector of Marketing and CommunicationsFull-timeJanuary 22 posted
North Kansas City SchoolsKansas CityAccompanistFull-timeJuly 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
Wonderscope Children’s Museum of Kansas CityKansas CityGuest Services ManagerFull-timeSeptember 1 posted
State Fair Community College, Lake of the Ozarks campusLake of the OzarksAdjunct Instructor in ArtPart-timeFebruary 28 posted
White Oak Pond Cumberland Presbyterian ChurchLebanonPiano/Organ AccompanistPart-timeAugust 17 posted
Liberty Public SchoolsLibertyAccompanist, South Valley Middle SchoolFull-timeJuly 2 posted
Presser Arts CenterMexicoTechnical Director / Teaching ArtistFull-timeNovember 9 posted
Big Cedar LodgeRidgedale
Bagpipe Musician
Part-timeJune 2 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 posted
Patee House MuseumSt. JosephWeekend Museum ManagerPart-timeAugust 13 posted
Civic Arts CompanySt. LouisExecutive DirectorPart-timeMay 5 posted
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. Louis“a href=”https://camstl.org/about/work-with-us/jobs/director-of-development”>Director of DevelopmentFull-timeNovember 18 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-September 2020January 31 posted
Dayspring Arts & EducationSt. LouisMusic Instructors: Guitar Group Class Instructor, Children’s Choir DirectorPart-time, September 2020 – May 2021July 14 posted
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. LouisArt Teachers: Elementary Art, Ceramics, PaintingPart-time, September 2020 – May 2021July 14 posted
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. LouisSummer Art TeacherPart-time seasonal, July-August 2020July 14 posted
Faith ChurchSt. Louis (Ferguson-Florissant)Music DirectorPart-timeJune 12 posted
Fontbonne UniversitySt. LouisAdjunct Faculty in art, music, and theaterPart-timeOngoing
Hubbard BroadcastingSt. LouisOn Air Music Director, New Country 92.3 FMFull-timeMay 7 posted
Imagine Arts Academy of St. Louis and Mad ScienceSt. LouisAfter-School Art InstructorsPart-timeOngoing
Kranzberg Arts FoundationSt. LouisFront and Back of House Positions, The Dark RoomPart-timeOngoing
Laumeier Sculpture ParkSt. LouisArt Studio InstructorsPart-timeOngoing
MICDS – Mary Institute and Country Day SchoolSt. LouisAccompanist, Middle SchoolPart-timeJune 26 posted
Opera Theatre of Saint LouisSt. LouisEvents CoordinatorFull-timeOctober 4, 2019 posted
Pattonville School DistrictSt. Louis (St. Ann)Traveling Art Teacher, Elementary SchoolsPart-timeFebruary 3 posted
PGAV DestinationsSt. LouisArchitects, Designers, SculptorsFull- and part-timeOngoing
Regional Arts Commission of St. LouisSt. LouisExecutive DirectorFull-timeMay 20 posted
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
Sacred Heart ParishSt. Louis (Valley Park)Director of MusicFull-timeJune 4 posted
St. Louis Jewish Community Center, New Jewish TheatreSt. LouisA/V TechniciansPart-timeOngoing
St. Louis Jewish Community Center, New Jewish TheatreSt. LouisConstruction TechniciansPart-timeOngoing
Tennessee Williams Festival St. LouisSt. LouisTechnical Personnel Part-timeJanuary 6 posted
Washington University in St. Louis, Sam Fox School of Design & Visual ArtsSt. LouisAdministrative Coordinator, Graduate ProgramsFull-timeJuly 14 posted
Webster UniversitySt. LouisDirector, Community Music SchoolFull-timeApril 10 posted
Webster UniversitySt. LouisAssistant Professor Stage ManagementFull-timeFebruary 24 posted
World Chess Hall of FameSt. LouisGallery AttendantPart-timeOngoing
Sawyer RecruitingSt. RobertPianist/Organist for weekend Catholic servicesPart-timeJune 22 posted
State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaMuseum Attendant, Daum Museum of Contemporary ArtPart-timeAugust 17 posted
State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaTheatre Coordinator/InstructorFull-timeJanuary 22 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
Jackson County Parks and RecreationSibleyLiving History InterpreterFull-timeJune 26 posted
Drury University, Department of Fine and Performing ArtsSpringfieldCeramics CoordinatorPart-timeJanuary 29 posted
Missouri State UniversitySpringfieldGraphic DesignerFull-timeMay 13 posted
Springfield BalletSpringfieldWorkshop Instructors and Substitute TeachersPart-timeOngoing