Are you ready to join an ambitious team, working to make art happen for youth in Detroit schools?

Teaching Artist Aja Dier leads a drama/English Language Arts residency for 5th graders at Pasteur Elementary.

Applications are now being accepted for our In-School Arts Program Manager position.


The In School Arts Program Manager is a visionary arts administrator and logistical mastermind who provides oversight of Living Arts’ In School Arts (ISA) arts education school and center-based program. The ISA Program Manager works closely with the Director of Programs and other Program Managers to develop and implement powerful arts education and arts integration programming for young people of all ages, while supporting the K-12 schools and After-School centers that host our programs. The ISA Program Manager works toward programmatic expansion and development goals set forth by the Director of Programs, while managing and developing a team of about 20 professional teaching artists. Through constant and energetic relationship-building and organizing with school districts, administrators, teachers, and arts leaders, the Program Manager facilitates and nurtures the critical connections that are the backbone for long-term, meaningful work with our partners and their students.

This is a Full-Time, salaried position which will include health, dental, vision, life, and retirement benefits. Salary ranges from $36,000-$41,000. Materials are due Monday, October 21, 2019 by 5pm to Erika@LivingArtsDetroit.Org with the subject line: ISA Program Manager Application.

Learn more about our In-School Arts program.

Learn more about our In-School Arts program evaluation.

Learn more about arts integration with Living Arts.

A day in the life of In-School Arts Teaching Artist Stephanie Howells.