New Arts-Related Positions Opening in Allentown

Date: Nov 17, 2016


November 17, 2016     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE.

New Arts-Related Positions Opening in Allentown

The Arts and Culture Committee of UPSIDE ALLENTOWN, under the direction of Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown (CADCA), is pleased to announce a search for a part-time Artistic Operations Director and a part-time Administrative/Advancement Director to execute the first year of an Artists-in-Residency project of the new Allentown Arts and Culture Plan between December 12, 2016 and September 30, 2017.

Both positions will be considered 1099 hires and must demonstrate that they possess appropriate liability insurance.
The Artistic Operations Director will be remunerated up to $18,000 as each of the six neighborhood Artist-in-Residency projects are initiated.
The Administrative/Advancement Director will be paid no more than $25,000 that includes a base minimum per month with an additional amount remunerated as the funds are raised for each of the Artist-in-Residency projects. This position will be the primary fundraiser responsible for raising funds for the initiatives.

Position Descriptions are attached and can also be found on the UPSIDE ALLENTOWN website (
1. Resumes and cover letters should be returned by  6 pm. November 27, 2016 to the attention of: Dan Bosket, c/o CADCA/UPSIDE ALLENTOWN, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
2. Eligible candidates will be interviewed between November 28 and December 6, 2016
3. Final selection and confirmation will take place between December 3 and December 6, 2016
4. The finalists should expect to begin work on this project December 12, 2016