Fellowship Place, a non-profit agency located in New Haven, is recruiting for a full time Expressive Arts Coordinator to plan and conduct a broad range of expressive art groups for adults living with a chronic mental illness. Groups may utilize painting, drawing, photography, writing, and music to promote self-expression, self-esteem, and self-advocacy. The Coordinator also organizes in-house art shows and community art shows that provide group participants with opportunities to exhibit and sell their art work. The Coordinator is also responsible for service planning and supportive counseling for an assigned caseload. Position requires a Bachelors Degree in Psychology or Art with a minimum of 2 years experience utilizing art as a therapeutic tool with the mentally ill or other special needs populations.
Hours: 9am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday with occasional overtime. Sal. Is $22/hour with paid time off, medical benefits, and retirement plan options.
Application deadline is Dec 31, 2022.
To apply for this position you must complete the Application and e-mail cover letter, application and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, Fax to 203-789-4451, or mail to Fellowship Place, 441 Elm St, New Haven, CT 06511. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Please note that resumes without a cover letter stating which position you are applying for and application will not be considered.
NOTE: All external candidates for employment will be subject to pre-employment screening. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background check.
Fellowship Place is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any individual on account of that individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a special disabled veteran, veteran of the Vietnam era or other covered veteran, national or ethnic origin, or sexual orientation.