Registrar

Permanent / Full Time

Description:

This position is responsible for the management of the Cranbrook Art Museum collections and for incoming and outgoing loans of art to the museum.

Responsibilities Include:

Administers an accurate inventory of all Art Museum collections. Maintains records in a sound and secure manner that provides current and accurate information on each object, including its location, catalogue information, status, and condition, and responds to general inquiries about the collections. Manages the collections management database system (TMS). Manages all incoming and outgoing loans to Cranbrook Art Museum of art and objects related to its collections, acquisitions, and exhibition program. Manages the Art Museum objects in storage or on display in the Art Museum. Works with the Cultural Properties registrar on the care of objects for the Art Museum collection on long or short term loan to Saarinen House and Cranbrook House, and other Cranbrook divisions and departments. Coordinates photography of the Art Museum collections and works with the Center for Collections and Research on the storage and maintenance of the resulting physical and digital photographic materials. And other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Three to five years of professional experience in a registrar’s office that includes experience in records management, art transport arrangements, accessioning and deaccessioning, loan management, exhibition management, database management, and administrative and supervisory experience. Experience with TMS required. Knowledge of accepted museum registration practices, art handling techniques, US customs and copyright laws, and risk management practices and standards. Master’s degree in Museum Studies, Art History or related field desired. A valid Michigan driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record is required.

APPLICATION

To apply, download the Cranbrook Employment Application Form.
Download Application
Completed materials should be sent to humanresources@cranbrook.edu.

Cranbrook Academy of Art Statement of Non-Discrimination:
Cranbrook is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a diverse work environment. Cranbrook Academy of Art does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, height, weight, marital status, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state or federal law in its programs and activities.

SUMMER CAMP ACTIVITY COORDINATORS (k-9th grade)

Temporary / Part Time

2-4 STAFF POSITIONS

Description:

Activity Coordinators monitor extended AM and PM care for students who arrive before the start of camp and depart after the end of camp, as well as lunch and classroom breaks. Activity Coordinators are responsible for developing extracurricular games and lessons for students in their care. Activity Coordinators can work four or eight week sessions (between June 19 – Aug 14). Daily schedules are Monday thru Friday, either morning or afternoon shifts.

Responsibilities Include:

Ensuring the safety, security, and well-being of students during extended care, lunch, and outdoor activities. This includes maintaining classroom control and management of students in a range of ages. Develop and facilitate craft projects, games, group collaborations – welcoming students to camp for the day, and allowing them to unwind at the end of the day. Maintain open communication with Program Managers, Program Director, and Parents/Guardians. Communicating with parents at drop-off and pick-up. Assist with administrative and organizational assistance, materials management, and clean-up duties as requested.

Requirements:

Required Qualifications
Must be 18 years of age
Completed or in pursuit of Undergraduate Degree
Ability to lead indoor and outdoor recreation and activities

Preferred Qualifications
Undergraduate focus in Education or Fine Arts
Previous experience working with young children

APPLICATION

To apply, download the Cranbrook Employment Application Form.
Download Application
Completed materials should be sent to humanresources@cranbrook.edu.

Cranbrook Academy of Art Statement of Non-Discrimination:
Cranbrook is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a diverse work environment. Cranbrook Academy of Art does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, height, weight, marital status, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state or federal law in its programs and activities.

SUMMER CAMP CLASSROOM COORDINATORS (k-4th grade)

Temporary / Part Time

3-6 STAFF POSITIONS

Description:

Classroom Coordinators can work four week or eight week sessions (between June 19 – Aug 14). Daily teaching schedules are Monday thru Friday, from 8:30am – 3:30pm.

Responsibilities Include:

Assist Teaching Artists with demonstrations and daily classroom management, monitor use of materials and supplies, assist with campers that need special attention, attend to minor first aid needs, with occasional lesson plan development, and opportunities to lead classroom lessons.

Requirements:

Required Qualifications
Must be 18 years of age
Completed or in pursuit of Undergraduate Degree
Ability to lead indoor and outdoor recreation and activities

Preferred Qualifications
Undergraduate focus in Education or Fine Arts
Previous experience working with young children

APPLICATION

To apply, download the Cranbrook Employment Application Form.
Download Application
Completed materials should be sent to humanresources@cranbrook.edu.

Cranbrook Academy of Art Statement of Non-Discrimination:
Cranbrook is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a diverse work environment. Cranbrook Academy of Art does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, height, weight, marital status, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state or federal law in its programs and activities.