Seeks Professional Teaching Artist / Employment

November 1, 2019

Organization Name: Youth in Focus

Organization Location: Seattle, WA

Type: Employment

Fee: Free


We are seeking professional teaching artists with ample experience teaching photography to underserved youth, practicing professional photography, and writing/implementing a syllabus or lesson plans.

Youth in Focus offers both darkroom and digital photography classes to youth ages 13-19 throughout the year in eight-week quarters. We also offer a variety of photography Partner Programs and workshop opportunities based on interest and teaching artist expertise to youth of all ages. Hours for our quarterly classes and Partner Programs vary throughout the year.

If you are interested in becoming a Youth in Focus Teaching Artist, please send your Resume/CV, a cover letter, and a completed background check form to Additionally, please complete the application at the link below.

Once we receive your completed teaching artist application materials, you will be contacted to schedule an interview to learn more about our youth development mission and program and our mentor needs.

As an equal opportunity employer, Youth in Focus is committed to a diverse, multi-cultural work environment. Youth in Focus does not discriminate in employment on the basis of age, race, creed, gender, religion, marital status, veteran’s status, national origin, disability or sexual orientation. People of color are encouraged to apply.

Teaching Artists must be at least 21 years old.

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