Inspiring a Vibrant Toledo


The Arts Commission is committed to diversity and inclusion in the selection process and is an equal opportunity employer. Job listings will be posted below as they become available.

We're looking for those who are as excited about our city as we are.

Open Positions

Apprentices (ages 14-18) | Young Artists at Work

Applications to be received by 4:30PM on Friday, March 15, 2024.

The YAAW program provides young people (ages 14-18) with a paid apprenticeship to learn artistic and professional skills, under the direction of professional artists, art educators or instructors. Apprentices work 30 hours a week for 6 weeks (June 24 - August 2, 2024). You must be at least 14 years old by June 24, 2024 to be considered eligible for hire.

Before filling out this application, review the form to make sure you have the necessary information prepared.

Program Description

Since 1994, Young Artists at Work (YAAW) has offered paid summer apprenticeships to area teens to learn creative skills and job skills alike and to connect to community through the creation of public art and salable works. Each year more than 40 teens from diverse neighborhoods and communities in and around Toledo come together to find a completely unique summer employment opportunity and access to an experience designed to impact for a lifetime.

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Development Manager

The Development Manager will work with the President/CEO and Chief Operating Officer to implement fundraising strategies, including fundraising events and management of the individual donor campaign, executing grants, maintaining donor base, and developing corporate sponsorships, in conjunction with the Development Committee. Primary focus will be on developing and maintaining positive donor relationships through these vehicles. Successful candidates must be able to work occasional evenings and weekends. 

Full-time position - 35 hours/week

Pay Range: $24.00 - $27.00 per hour.

Benefits include 401(k), Dental insurance, Health insurance, Paid time off, and Vision insurance.

This position posting is open until filled.

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