(MAM) & Yard School of Art offer American, Native American, & contemporary art exhibitions, programs, & classes in NJ

Director of Development




The Director of Development has primary responsibility for the success of the Museum’s entire fundraising effort, including special events and an active volunteer program. Working closely with the Museum Director and a successful development team, the Director of Development is responsible for strategizing, overseeing, and maintaining growth in membership, annual giving, corporate philanthropy, government and foundation grants, and major gifts to support and sustain an extensive and exciting program of exhibitions and educational activities. In addition, he/she will be essential partner with the Museum Director in the strategic planning and execution of an active endowment campaign.


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Contact: employment@montclairartmuseum.org


Yard School of Art Instructors

The Yard School of Art welcomes interested artist/educators to submit course proposals for new and/or existing programming. All proposals must be completed and submitted electronically to yardschool@montclairartmuseum.org. Course proposals will be reviewed by the Director upon the following variables: interest and availability of student base, compatibility with curriculum and exhibitions, and the quality and thoroughness of the proposal.
We are currently looking for instructors in Video Game Design and digital media (Photography, Graphic Design, Website Design, and Filmmaking).

Contact: yardschool@montclairartmuseum.org



Part-Time Rental Associate



The Rental Associate works closely with rental clients, as directed by the Retail and Rental Operations Manager, throughout the rental process including conducting initial site visits, determining the optimal use of available space and equipment for the client’s event, meeting with client vendors such as caterers and florists, creating a facility set-up form to cover all event details, coordinating set-up with Operations, and, as needed, being present at the actual event to help manage all details and assure a successful rental experience.



The ideal candidate will have a confident, friendly manner and will thoroughly enjoy working with people. The candidate will also project a mature professional image, appropriate to representing the Museum to the public. A flexible schedule allowing for some weekend work is necessary. Previous event planning experience is helpful.



The position will be available August 15, 2017.


Contact: mdalessandro@montclairartmuseum.org


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2017-2018 Year-Long Internships for High School Students




The Montclair Art Museum (MAM) is looking for highly motivated, social, artistic high school students for a one-year, paid art education internship. The focus of the internship is to provide support for the weekend Drop-In Studio program designed for families, or any visitor who wants to roll up their sleeves and explore their creativity. Interns provide support to the professional art instructor, promote the museum, and lead visitors to related works in the galleries.


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For further assistance, please call the Museum 973-746-5555.


We receive many resumes, and as a result, request that you do not call to check on the status of your application. Those candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted.

Montclair Art Museum is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  The company does not tolerate discrimination against any employee, and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all individuals without regard to race, creed, national origin, age, ancestry, nationality, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, sex, gender identity or expression, disability, liability for military service, affectional or sexual orientation, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information (including refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other basis made unlawful by federal, state or local law or ordinance or regulation.