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

JOB OPPORTUNITIES IN MISSOURI ARTS

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 on the list was November 14.

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

Nonprofit jobs in the St. Louis area, including not only arts and culture but education, environment, health, and social services, are posted on The Rome Group.

National Opportunities

Nationwide arts jobs: Americans for the Arts

Nationwide jobs for filmmakers: National Alliance for Media Art and Culture

Nationwide resources for arts careers, schools, and professional growth: The Art Career Project

OrganizationLocationPositionFull- or Part-TimeDeadline or Date Posted Here
Missouri State University, Juanita K Hammons HallSpringfieldAssistant Box Office ManagerFull-timeNovember 15 deadline
Shakespeare Festival St. LouisSt. LouisDirector of DevelopmentFull-timeNovember 18 deadline
Shakespeare Festival St. LouisSt. LouisAdministrative AssistantFull-timeNovember 18 deadline
Grand Center Arts DistrictSt. LouisDevelopment ManagerFull-timeNovember 22 deadline
Northwest Missouri State University, Department of Fine and Performing ArtsMaryvilleAssistant Professor of Graphic DesignFull-timeDecember 6 deadline
St. Louis ArtWorksSt. LouisProgram ManagerPart-timeDecember 15 deadline
Resources for Human Development, Fine Line StudiosBridgetonDirect Support ProfessionalPart-timeNovember 13 posted
Arts Council of Southeast MissouriCape GirardeauGallery ManagerFull-timeMay 20 posted
Cultural Corner Art Guild & GalleryChillicotheVisual Arts Instructors for painting, drawing, pottery, and children’s classesPart-timeOngoing
Robert L. Perry Juvenile Justice CenterColumbiaArt InstructorPart-timeOctober 21 posted
Stephens CollegeColumbiaDean of Arts and HumanitiesFull-timeOctober 13 posted
Stephens CollegeColumbiaAdjunct Instructor in Scenic DesignPart-time, Spring 2020October 13 posted
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
St. Charles Community CollegeCottlevillePart-time Faculty: Graphic DesignPart-time, Spring 2020 semesterSeptember 9 posted
St. Charles Community CollegeCottlevillePart-time Faculty: Art History, Music, TheatrePart-time, Spring 2020 semesterSeptember 9 posted
St. Charles Community CollegeCottlevillePart-time Faculty: Studio Art and Graphic DesignPart-time, Spring 2020 semesterSeptember 9 posted
St. Charles Community CollegeCottlevilleTheatre Production AssistantPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
George A. Spiva Center for the ArtsJoplinExecutive DirectorFull-timeFebruary 15 posted
Missouri Southern State UniversityJoplinMultimedia Production SpecialistFull-timeOctober 21 posted
American Jazz MuseumKansas CityExecutive DirectorFull-timeJune 24 posted
Crossroads Charter SchoolsKansas CityMusic/Performing Arts Teacher, ElementaryFull-timeNovember 13 posted
Ewing Marion Kauffman SchoolKansas CityFine Arts TeacherFull-timeOctober 10 posted
Kansas City Ballet, SchoolKansas CityTeachersPart-timeOngoing
Kansas City SymphonyKansas CityCustomer Relations RepresentativePart-timeOngoing
Kauffman Center for the Performing ArtsKansas CityTicketing Services AssociatePart-timeOngoing
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas City Line Cook, Café SebastiennePart-timeNovember 14 posted
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityMuseum Educator: Docents, Schools, and ToursPart-time 2019, full-time 2020September 9 posted
KC Starlight TheatreKansas CityFacilities TechnicianFull-timeNovember 14 posted
KC Starlight TheatreKansas CitySubcontractors: bartender; concert ushers, gate screeners, and security; concession supervisor; parking cashiers and attendants; prep cook; warehouse associatePart-timeOngoing
National WWI Museum and MemorialKansas CityDirector of Major GiftsFull-timeOctober 10 posted
Tri-County Mental Health Services, Inc.Kansas CityArt TherapistFull-timeSeptember 9 posted
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Kansas City VA Medical CenterKansas CityVisual Information SpecialistFull-timeSeptember 17 posted
University of Missouri-Kansas City, UMKC Conservatory, Kansas CityDirector of Lyric Theatre and Assistant/Associate ProfessorFull-timeNovember 13 posted
University of Missouri-Kansas City, UMKC Conservatory, Division of DanceKansas CityAssistant/Associate Professor of BalletFull-timeOctober 10 posted
University of Missouri-Kansas City, UMKC Conservatory, Division of TheatreKansas CityAssistant Professor of Costume TechnologyFull-timeOctober 10 posted
William Jewell College, Harriman-Jewell SeriesLibertyAdministrative AssociateFull-timeOctober 21 posted
City of Liberty, Liberty Performing Arts TheatreLibertyTheater TechnicianPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
Foundry Art CentreSt. CharlesSupport StaffPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
Lindenwood UniversitySt. CharlesAssistant/Associate Professor of Theater & Division DirectorFull-timeOctober 10 posted
Lindenwood UniversitySt. CharlesAdjunct Instructor in Art HistoryPart-timeOngoing
Arts and Education CouncilSt. LouisGrants and Programs CoordinatorFull-timeNovember 8 posted
Association of American VoicesSt. LouisStaff AccountantFull-timeSeptember 23 posted
Barrett Barrera Projects and projects+gallerySt. LouisRegistrarFull-timeJuly 2 posted
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis, Teen Center of ExcellenceSt. LouisVisual Arts InstructorPart-timeOctober 24 posted
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis St. LouisArt InstructorsPart-timeJune 27 posted
City Music and Education CenterSt. LouisAccordion TeacherPart-timeNovember 9 posted
CHIPS Health and Wellness CenterSt. LouisProgram Manager, CLUB CHIPSPart-timeApril 2 posted
COCASt. LouisDirector of Marketing and SalesFull-timeNovember 13 posted
COCASt. LouisEducation FellowPart-time, January – August 2020November 13 posted
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. LouisDirector of Learning and EngagementFull-timeNovember 13 posted
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. LouisSchool Programs CoordinatorFull-timeNovember 13 posted
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. LouisBartenderPart-timeFebruary 15 posted
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. LouisSecurity GuardPart-timeFebruary 15 posted
Craft Alliance Center of Art + DesignSt. LouisGallery AssociatesPart time seasonalOctober 10 posted
Craft Alliance Center of Art + DesignSt. LouisTeachers for Workshops and ClassesPart-timeOngoing
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. LouisFront Desk AdministratorPart-timeOctober 3 posted
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. LouisMusic Instructors: Piano and GuitarPart-timeSeptember 13 posted
Dayspring Arts & EducationSt. LouisLEGO Robotics InstructorPart-timeSeptember 13 posted
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. LouisMaintenance and Repair PersonPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
Eastman Performance FilmsSt. LouisJunior Graphic DesignerFull-timeNovember 13 posted
Fontbonne UniversitySt. LouisAdjunct Faculty in Art, Music, and TheatrePart-timeOngoing
Harris Stowe State UniversitySt. LouisAdjunct Instructor in ArtPart-timeOngoing
Harris Stowe State UniversitySt. LouisAdjunct Instructor in MusicPart-timeOngoing
Hindman (fine art auctions)St. LouisBusiness Development DirectorFull-timeNovember 13 posted
Imagine Arts Academy of St. Louis and Mad ScienceSt. LouisAfter-School Art InstructorsPart-time, 2019-2020Ongoing
International Photography Hall of Fame and MuseumSt. LouisDevelopment DirectorFull-timeNovember 13 posted
Jazz St. LouisSt. LouisAssistant Director of DevelopmentFull-timeNovember 13 posted
Jazz St. LouisSt. LouisDevelopment AssociateFull-timeNovember 13 posted
Jazz St. LouisSt.LouisBox Office AssociatePart-timeNovember 13 posted
KIPP Public Charter Schools St. LouisSt. LouisFine Arts Teacher, High SchoolFull-time, 2020-2021 school yearNovember 13 posted
Kransberg Arts FoundationSt. LouisDigital Marketing CoordinatorFull-timeNovember 14 posted
Kransberg Arts FoundationSt. LouisFront and Back of House Positions, The Dark RoomPart-timeOngoing
La Salle Middle SchoolSt. LouisArt TeacherFull-timeNovember 9
Laumeier Sculpture ParkSt. LouisMarketing and Communications AssistantPart-timeOctober 10 posted
Laumeier Sculpture ParkSt. LouisSpecial Events CoordinatorPart-timeOctober 10 posted
Laumeier Sculpture ParkSt. LouisArt Studio InstructorsPart-timeOngoing
National Blues MuseumSt. LouisMarketing SpecialistPart-timeAugust 8 posted
Nine Network of Public MediaSt. LouisGrants ManagerFull-timeOctober 9 posted
Nine Network of Public MediaSt. LouisChief Executive OfficerFull-timeOctober 4 posted
Opera Theatre of Saint LouisSt. LouisDigital Marketing ManagerFull-timeNovember 14 posted
Opera Theatre of Saint LouisSt. LouisEvents CoordinatorFull-timeOctober 4 posted
Opera Theatre of Saint LouisSt. LouisGraphic DesignerFull-timeOctober 4 posted
Opera Theatre of Saint LouisSt. LouisPress and Communications ManagerFull-timeOctober 4 posted
Opera Theatre of Saint LouisSt. LouisEducation and Engagement CoordinatorFull-timeAugust 27 posted
PGAV DestinationsSt. LouisDesigners, ArchitectsFull-timeOngoing
Pulitzer Arts FoundationSt. LouisDirector of Facilities and SecurityFull-timeNovember 13 posted
Regional Arts CommissionSt. LouisDirector of GrantsFull-timeNovember 6 posted
Regional Arts CommissionSt. LouisHuman Resources GeneralistFull-timeNovember 8 posted
Repertory Theatre of St. LouisSt. LouisExecutive AssistantFull-timeOctober 10 posted
Repertory Theatre of St. LouisSt. LouisSpecial Events ManagerFull-timeSeptember 9 posted
Repertory Theatre of St. LouisSt. LouisParking AmbassadorsPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
Repertory Theatre of St. LouisSt. LouisProduction Associate/Shopper BuyerPart-time seasonal, to March 20September 9 posted
Repertory Theatre of St. LouisSt. LouisSound EngineerPart-timeJuly 1 posted
Saint Louis Art MuseumSt. LouisPhotographer for works of artPart-time, contractor
January 1 – December 31, 2020
November 13 posted
Saint Louis Art MuseumSt. LouisPhotographer for Missouri Biennial ExhibitionPart-time, contractor
January 1, 2020 – December 31, 2021
November 13 posted
St. Louis Children’s ChoirsSt. LouisDirector of DevelopmentFull-timeOctober 21 posted
St. Louis Jewish Community Center, New Jewish TheatreSt. LouisA/V TechniciansPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
St. Louis Public Radio St. LouisInternships in Development, News, Production, Special Events, and Visual CommunicationPart-timeOngoing
St. Louis Jewish Community Center, New Jewish TheatreSt. LouisA/V TechniciansPart-timeOngoing
St. Louis Jewish Community Center, New Jewish TheatreSt. LouisConstruction TechniciansPart-timeOngoing
Sheldon Arts FoundationSt. LouisFacilities Maintenance StaffFull-timeOngoing
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisMarketing ManagerFull-timeSeptember 23 posted
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisTeaching Artists in acting, musical theatre, dance, voice, special educationPart-timeOngoing
Washington University in St. Louis, Mildred Lane Kemper Art MuseumSt. LouisAssociate CuratorFull-timeOctober 21 posted
World Chess Hall of FameSt. LouisGallery AttendantPart-timeOngoing
State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaAdjunct Instructor in MusicPart-timeSeptember 9 posted
State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaAdjunct Instructor in ArtPart-timeApril 3 posted
Drury University, Departments of Athletics and Fine & Performing ArtsSpringfieldMarching and Athletic Band Director
Full-timeOctober 23 posted
Springfield BalletSpringfieldWorkshop Instructors and Substitute TeachersPart-timeOngoing