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 November 5.

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 CollegeColumbiaDean of the School of DesignFull-timeDecember 21 deadline
Stephens CollegeColumbiaAssistant Professor of Scenic DesignFull-timeDecember 21 deadline
City of Chesterfield, Department of Parks, Recreation, and ArtsSt. Louis (Chesterfield)Recreation Specialist, Arts & EntertainmentFull-timeDecember 28 deadline
Saint Louis Art Museum, Department of Digital Experience and MediaSt. LouisContractor for Digital Imaging ServicesPart-timeDecember 31 deadline
University of Missouri-St. LouisSt. LouisAssistant or Associate Teaching Professor of Jazz StudiesFull-timeJanuary 31, 2019 deadline
Stephens CollegeColumbiaAssistant Professor of Musical TheatreFull-time, tenure-trackMay 1, 2019 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
Fountain City Performing ArtsKansas CityArtistic Director / Choral ConductorUnspecifiedNovember 5 posted
HNTBKansas CityArchitecture: Architects, Designers, Project ManagersFull-timeJuly 23 posted
Kansas City BalletKansas CityDirector of Corporation RelationsFull-timeOctober 29 posted
Kansas City BalletKansas CitySecond Company ManagerFull-timeOctober 29 posted
Kansas City BalletKansas CityStudent Stage ManagerPart-timeOctober 29 posted
Kansas City BalletKansas CityAdministrative AssistantPart-timeOctober 29 posted
Kansas City BalletKansas CitySchool Hall MonitorPart-timeOctober 29 posted
Kansas City Ballet SchoolKansas CityTeacherPart-timeOctober 29 posted
Kauffman Center for the Performing ArtsKansas CityAudio Production SupervisorFull-timeSeptember 6 posted
Kauffman Center for the Performing ArtsKansas CityFacility Rentals Event CoordinatorFull-timeSeptember 6 posted
Kauffman Center for the Performing ArtsKansas CityTeam CaptainPart-timeSeptember 6 posted
Kauffman Center for the Performing ArtsKansas CityTicketing Services AssociatePart-timeOngoing
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityCafe Sebastienne: Host/HostessFull-timeNovember 5 posted
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityMuseum Protection OfficerFull-timeJuly 17 posted
Kemper Museum of Contemporary ArtKansas CityExecutive DirectorFull-timeMay 17 posted
KC Starlight TheatreKansas CitySubcontractors: Bartender; Concert Ushers, Gate Screeners, and Security; Concession Supervisor; Parking Cashiers and Attendants; Prep Cook; Warehouse AssociatePart-timeOngoing
National Museum of Toys and MiniaturesKansas CityVisitor Services RepresentativePart-timeNovember 5 posted
National Museum of Toys and MiniaturesKansas CitySenior Manager of DevelopmentFull-timeOpen until filled; application review started September 14
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
Johnson County Arts & Heritage CenterOverland Park, KansasTeaching Artists in dance, drama, musical theatre, Spanish language and culturePart-timeJuly 23 posted
Lindenwood UniversitySt. CharlesAdjunct Instructor in Art HistoryPart-timeOngoing
St. Charles County Parks and RecreationSt. CharlesIntermittent Support, Heritage MuseumPart-time, temporary, as-neededAugust 28 posted
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. LouisSt. LouisArt InstructorsPart-timeJuly 24 posted
Arts and Education CouncilSt. LouisDevelopment ManagerFull-timeNovember 5 posted
Arts and Education CouncilSt. LouisSpecial Events CoordinatorFull-timeNovember 5 posted
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. LouisRegistrarFull-timeOctober 29 posted
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. LouisIndividual Giving AssociateFull-timeOctober 29 posted
Craft Alliance Center of Art + DesignSt. LouisDirector of Education ProgramsFull-timeOctober 23 posted
Craft Alliance Center of Art + DesignSt. LouisVisual Arts Education FacultyPart-timeOngoing
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. Louis (Maryland Heights)Front Desk AdministratorPart-timeNovember 30 posted
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. Louis (Maryland Heights)Guitar & Ukelele InstructorPart-timeNovember 30 posted
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. Louis (Maryland Heights)Visual Arts EducatorPart-timeNovember 30 posted
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. Louis (Maryland Heights)Vocal Coach / AccompanistPart-timeNovember 30 posted
DaySpring Arts & EducationSt. Louis (Maryland Heights)Vocal InstructorPart-timeNovember 30 posted
Harris Stowe State UniversitySt. LouisCurator, Don Heide Wolff Jazz Institute and Art GalleryPart-timeNovember 13 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 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. LouisProduction Facilities ManagerFull-timeSeptember 19 posted
Nine Network of Public MediaSt. LouisPreservation Service Account ManagerFull-timeMarch 21 posted
PGAV DestinationsSt. LouisExhibit Designers, ArchitectsFull-timeOngoing
Pulitzer Arts FoundationSt. LouisCuratorial Administrative AssistantFull-timeOctober 23 posted
Sheldon Arts FoundationSt. LouisFacilities Maintenance and Event Setup Staff MembersPart-timeOngoing
St. Louis Public RadioSt. LouisFundraising Data ManagerFull-timeOctober 29 posted
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisAcademy Administrative AssistantPart-timeJuly 17 posted
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisProduction StaffPart-timeOngoing
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisTeaching Artists in acting, musical theatre, dance, voice, special educationPart-timeOngoing
Washington UniversitySt. LouisCurator of Film and Media Archive, Olin LibraryFull-timeDecember 3 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 posted
Daum Museum of Contemporary Art at State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaMuseum AttendantPart-timeOctober 29 posted
Daum Museum of Contemporary Art at State Fair Community CollegeSedaliaExhibitions Curator / RegistrarFull-timeAugust 20 posted
History Museum on the SquareSpringfieldGuest Services ManagerFull-timeNovember 9 posted
History Museum on the SquareSpringfieldGuest Services RepresentativePart-timeNovember 9 posted
Springfield BalletSpringfieldArtistic DirectorFull-timeOctober 29 posted
Springfield BalletSpringfieldSchool DirectorFull-timeOctober 29 posted
Springfield BalletSpringfieldWorkshop Instructors and Substitute TeachersPart-timeOngoing