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Welcome to Usdan's Employment page. We are so happy that you are interested in learning more about working with us.

We strive to create a safe, welcoming place within which Usdan students have the freedom to build new friendships, explore nature, develop personal independence, and have fun, alongside their art making. To help create that environment, we look for job candidates who share our values of joy, curiosity, exploration, sustainability, empathy, and respect.

We accept applications on a rolling basis and work to match qualified candidates with the best position for them. Once we receive your application, if we think you’re a good fit for Usdan, a supervisor will reach out to you about scheduling an interview. 


Year-Round Positions

Manager of Philanthropy, Institutional Relations

Associate Manager of Philanthropy, Individual Relations

To apply: Submit a cover letter and resume to employment@usdan.org, with position title in the subject line. 


Summer Camp Positions

Please use the "Apply Now" button below to apply for all positions. We welcome applications from all disciplines and genres. Open positions are listed by department. Lead teachers include medium and art forms preferred for available positions.



Assistant Teacher, Painting & Drawing  

Lead Teacher, Discovery*  

Lead Teacher, Jewelry Making: Mixed Media 

Creative Writing  

Lead Teacher 



Assistant Teacher  

Lead Teacher, Choreography/Contemporary  

Lead Teacher, Classic Studies 

Lead Teacher, Next Generation  






Lead Teacher, Discovery*  

Lead Teacher, Double Bass 

Lead Teacher, Piano  

Lead Teacher, Senior Vocal  

Lead Teacher, Viola  



Assistant Teacher 


Department Associate 

Swim Attendant 


Student Affairs  


Safety Monitor 

Student Supervision Assistant 

Transportation Assistant 



Assistant Teacher, Costume 

Lead Teacher, Costumer 

Lead Teacher, Discovery* 

Lead Teacher, Improv Skills 

Lead Teacher, Musical Director 

Lead Teacher, Musical Theater 

*This position will lead our youngest students, early childhood (ages 4-6) experience required