Atelier Job Postings

Youth Art Teacher Wanted: Join Our Creative Family at Atelier School of Art!

Atelier School of Art is excited to announce an opportunity for a passionate and imaginative Art Teacher to join our team! We are looking for a dynamic educator to inspire and guide our weekend art classes for elementary and middle school-aged students. At Atelier, we believe that art is not just a subject, but a journey of discovery and creativity that every child deserves to experience.

Position Overview:

• Location: Atelier School of Art, 407 E 4th St. Royal Oak, MI 48067

• Schedule: Weekend Classes (Saturday and/or Sunday)

• Ages: Elementary and Middle School Students

• Contract Type: Part-time, Independent Contractor

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and deliver engaging art lessons that foster creativity, self-expression, and skill development in our students.
  • Create a supportive and inclusive classroom environment where every student feels valued and inspired to explore their artistic potential.
  • Collaborate with the Atelier team to organize art shows and exhibitions showcasing our students’ masterpieces.
  • Continuously assess and adapt teaching methods to meet the diverse needs of our students, ensuring an enriching learning experience for all.

Why Atelier School of Art?

  • A Fun and Creative Workspace: At Atelier, we’re more than just a school; we’re a community of artists, educators, and dreamers. Our vibrant studio spaces are designed to spark creativity and joy.
  • Esteemed and Valued Teachers: Our teachers are the heart and soul of Atelier. Here, you’ll be respected and cherished by both staff and students. We celebrate the unique talents and contributions of each member of our team.
  • Impactful Work: There’s nothing more rewarding than watching your students grow, not just as artists but as confident individuals. Your guidance and encouragement can make a lifelong impact.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts, Art Education, or a related field.
  • Previous experience teaching art and working with diverse groups of youth students, preferably in a formal educational setting.
  • Strong proficiency in various art mediums, with a diverse portfolio demonstrating technical skill, past student work and creative expertise.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage and connect with students of all ages.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for working with young learners in a collaborative environment.
  • Self-motivated and able to work as an independent contractor.
  • Flexibility in scheduling, with availability to teach classes on evenings and weekends.
  • Background check clearance.

How to Apply:

Ready to make art your mission? Please send your resume, a cover letter, and a portfolio of your work to Include “Youth Art Teacher Application” in the subject line. Join us at Atelier School of Art, where your creativity can shine and where you’ll help shape the artists of tomorrow. Let’s make the world a more beautiful place, one masterpiece at a time. We can’t wait to meet you!