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Summer School of the Arts

Employment

NYSSSA is currently not accepting employment applications. 

OVERVIEW

Before you apply, we urge you to review our Workplace Expectations for Residential Life Staff. Additionally, staff must have a valid driver's license and be 21 years of age at the beginning of the summer session.

Applicants should also have an advanced interest and/or academic experience in the art of the school for which they are applying. They should be committed to being a role model and sharing their artistic experience and knowledge with talented young artists.

Applications are reviewed on a rolling schedule based upon the specific program designated.  We recommend submitting your application as soon as possible for consideration. 

An application will not be reviewed  until all three of the following items have been received by NYSSSA:

1. A fully completed and signed application.  Incomplete applications will be returned.

2. A letter of intent identifying the School and Position(s) (please see position overviews below) the applicant is applying for.  The letter should specifically state your artistic experience and any relevant youth resident advisor or other experience;

3. A  resume

These may be emailed or mailed to NYSSSA at the Address Below. Please note, applications will not be reviewed until all documents are received.  NYSSSA will contact qualified candidates for interviews. If you are not contacted for an interview, you application will remain on file should a staff vacancy occur. 

NYSSSA

Cultural Education Center, Room 10D79

Albany, NY 12230

NYSSSA@nysed.gov