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@ded.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 check of all the postings on the list was February 15.

Additional Missouri Opportunities

In addition to what we have posted here, the following Missouri arts organizations regularly post many full-time and part-time opportunities on the employment pages of 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, STL Symphony

St. Louis-area nonprofit jobs, including arts/culture, 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
Stephens CollegeColumbiaAssistant Professor of Musical TheatreFull-time, tenure-trackMay 1 deadline
Cultural Corner Art Guild & GalleryChillicotheVisual Arts Instructors for painting, drawing, pottery, and children’s classesPart-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
George A. Spiva Center for the ArtsJoplinExecutive DirectorFull-timeFebruary 15 posted
HNTBKansas CityArchitecture: Architects, Designers, Project ManagersFull-timeJuly 23, 2018 posted
Kansas City BalletKansas CitySecond Company ManagerFull-timeOctober 29, 2018 posted
Kansas City BalletKansas CityAdministrative AssistantPart-timeOctober 29, 2018 posted
Kansas City BalletKansas CitySchool Hall MonitorPart-timeOctober 29, 2018 posted
Kansas City SymphonyKansas CityCustomer Relations RepresentativePart-timeDecember 20, 2018 posted
Kansas City Ballet SchoolKansas CityTeacherPart-timeOctober 29, 2018 posted
Kansas City SymphonyKansas CityExecutive DirectorFull-timeDecember 20, 2018 posted
Kauffman Center for the Performing ArtsKansas CityDatabase AdministratorFull-timeFebruary 15 posted
Kauffman Center for the Performing ArtsKansas CityMarketing ManagerFull-timeFebruary 15 posted
Kauffman Center for the Performing ArtsKansas CityFacility Rental and Sales CoordinatorPart-timeFebruary 15 posted
Kauffman Center for the Performing ArtsKansas CityTeam CaptainPart-timeSeptember 6, 2018 posted
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityExecutive AssistantFull-timeFebruary 15 posted
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityMuseum Shop Sales AssociatePart-timeFebruary 15 posted
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityMuseum Protection OfficerHourlyFebruary 15 posted
KC Starlight TheatreKansas CitySubcontractors: Bartender; Concert Ushers, Gate Screeners, and Security; Concession Supervisor; Parking Cashiers and Attendants; Prep Cook; Warehouse AssociatePart-timeOngoing
Presser Arts CenterMexicoTeaching Artist / Technical DirectorPart-timeFebruary 15 posted
Presser Arts CenterMexicoDirectors and Instructors in vocal and instrumental music; theatre; movement and dance; writing; visual arts including watercolor, paper arts, ceramics, fiber, jewelry and moreFull- and part-time positionsOngoing
Lindenwood UniversitySt. CharlesAdjunct Instructor in Art HistoryPart-timeOngoing
City Music and Education CenterSt. LouisPercussion InstructorPart-timeMarch 20 posted
City Music and Education CenterSt. LouisPiano InstructorPart-timeMarch 20 posted
COCASt. LouisGrants Manager
Full-timeMarch 7, 2019 posted
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. LouisSecurity GuardPart-timeFebruary 15 posted
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. LouisBartenderPart-timeFebruary 15 posted
Craft Alliance Center of Art + DesignSt. LouisVisual Arts Education FacultyPart-timeOngoing
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. Louis (Maryland Heights)Front Desk AdministratorPart-timeNovember 30, 2018 posted
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. Louis (Maryland Heights)Guitar & Ukelele InstructorPart-timeNovember 30, 2018 posted
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. Louis (Maryland Heights)Visual Arts EducatorPart-timeNovember 30, 2018 posted
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. Louis (Maryland Heights)Vocal Coach / AccompanistPart-timeNovember 30, 2018 posted
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. Louis (Maryland Heights)Vocal InstructorPart-timeNovember 30, 2018 posted
Harris Stowe State UniversitySt. LouisCurator, Don Heide Wolff Jazz Institute and Art GalleryPart-timeNovember 13, 2018 posted
Harris Stowe State UniversitySt. LouisAdjunct Instructor in ArtPart-timeOngoing
Harris Stowe State UniversitySt. LouisAdjunct Instructor in MusicPart-timeOngoing
Laumeier Sculpture ParkSt. LouisArt Studio InstructorsPart-timeOngoing
Mad ScienceSt. LouisAfter-School Art InstructorsPart-timeOngoing
National Blues MuseumSt. LouisMuseum Retail AssociateUnspecifiedJuly 17, 2018 posted
Nine Network of Public MediaSt. LouisDirector of PhilanthropyFull-timeSeptember 19 posted
Nine Network of Public MediaSt. LouisGraphic DesignerFull-timeSeptember 19 posted
Nine Network of Public MediaSt. LouisPreservation Service Account ManagerFull-timeNovember 8, 2018 posted
Nine Network of Public MediaSt. LouisGraphic DesignerFull-timeSeptember 3, 2018 posted
PGAV DestinationsSt. LouisExhibit Designers, ArchitectsFull-timeOngoing
Pulitzer Arts FoundationSt. LouisCuratorial AssistantFull-timeFebruary 15 posted
Pulitzer Arts FoundationSt. LouisPublic Programs AssistantPart-timeFebruary 15 posted
Pulitzer Arts FoundationSt. LouisGallery AttendantPart-timeFebruary 15 posted
Sheldon Arts FoundationSt. LouisFacilities Maintenance and Event Setup Staff MemberPart-timeOngoing
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisAcademy Administrative AssistantPart-timeJuly 17, 2018 posted
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisProduction StaffPart-timeOngoing
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisTeaching Artists in acting, musical theatre, dance, voice, special educationPart-timeOngoing
Washington University, Mildred Lane Kemper Art MuseumSt. LouisAssistant Educator, Learning and InterpretationFull-timeMarch 20 posted
Webster UniversitySt. Louis (Webster Groves)Assistant Professor in Animation, Department of Electronic & Photographic Media Full-timeNovember 29 posted
World Chess Hall of FameSt. LouisGallery AttendantPart-timeOngoing
World Chess Hall of FameSt. LouisRetail AssociatePart-timeOngoing
State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaExecutive Director of Marketing and Communications
Responsibilities include website of Daum Museum of Contemporary Art
Full-timeJune 7, 2018 posted
Daum Museum of Contemporary Art at State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaMuseum AttendantPart-timeOctober 29, 2018 posted
Daum Museum of Contemporary Art at State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaExhibitions Curator / RegistrarFull-timeAugust 20, 2018 posted
Springfield BalletSpringfieldArtistic DirectorFull-timeOctober 29, 2018 posted
Springfield BalletSpringfieldSchool DirectorFull-timeOctober 29, 2018 posted
Springfield BalletSpringfieldWorkshop Instructors and Substitute TeachersPart-timeOngoing