Party & Event Host
Must be available to work Saturdays and Sundays between 10am and 6pm (shifts will vary between 2-8 hours each day) and occasional weekdays (particularly during the summer months). Benefits include discounts on parties and classes and use of studio space for special events. $15/hour.
The Party & Event Host will be responsible for making sure our weekend children’s birthday parties, adult painting parties, field trips, and other large events run smoothly. This includes directing volunteers and other staff, keeping everyone on-task and on-schedule, answering guest questions, and providing painting instruction as needed. This person will also provide support with weekday summer camps and drop-in painting as needed.
Experience in painting or other artistic medium is not required. The person hired will be trained in using our materials and in instructing others to paint in the Simply Jane style.
The ideal candidate for this position is reliable and self-directed, has a positive, upbeat attitude, excellent customer service skills, can be assertive and command attention in a crowd, is kind and nurturing, and is a great multitasker who performs well in fast-paced, busy situations. Potential candidates must be comfortable working with people of all ages and abilities.
High school diploma required; bachelor’s degree preferred. Experience working with children and/or people with disabilities also preferred.
Email your resume and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Party Host”.