Associated Recreation Council, Seattle

Summer Camp Pottery Instructor

ARC, in partnership with Seattle Parks and Recreation, is recruiting for a Summer Camp Pottery Instructor. The Summer Camp Pottery Instructor will be responsible for planning and leading a clay camp for ages 6-14 years old. The summer camp pottery instructor will teach campers various pottery techniques including wedging, hand-building, pottery wheeling, glazing, and firing. Previous experience creating curriculum and planning clay lesson plans is preferred. 


Location: Alki Community Center

Schedule: Monday - Friday from 8:30am - 12:00pm and 12:45pm - 4:15pm (10 hours per week)

Start date: Monday, June 25, 2018

End date: Friday, August 24, 2018 

Pay range: $18.00 - $21.00 Hourly 



  • Over 21 years of age 
  • Experience teaching clay classes to kids ages 6-14 years old
  • Experience build lesson plans, lead and managing a classroom of participants
  • Must have First Aid/CPR certification, or willingness to attain
  • Must pass criminal background check
  • Must provide proof of eligibility to work in the US and valid photo ID
  • Must sign up for direct deposit with either checking or savings account or Payroll Paycard


This is a part-time, non-benefited position.

This position is open to all candidates that meet the minimum qualifications.  ARC is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer and values diverse perspectives and life experiences.  Applicants will be considered regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, marital status, disability, religious or political affiliation, age, sexual orientation, or gender identity.  ARC encourages people of all backgrounds to apply, including people of color, immigrants, refugees, women, LGBTQ, people with disabilities, veterans, and those with diverse life experiences.

Position opened until filled. Applications are reviewed as soon as it is received.