Job Opportunities 



2021 SMARTS Summer Institute   

Seeking Group Leaders  

Grades 10-12  


The 2021 SMARTS Summer Institute Multi-Arts program is looking for several energetic group leaders with experience and confidence in one or more of the arts…either creative writing, dance, drama, music or visual arts. If you have positive energy, a can-do attitude and an in-person and virtual presence that telegraphs enthusiasm for creativity and expression, we want to meet you!


Since 1986 the SMARTS Summer Institute has provided young people with an exciting, fun summer arts experience. The in-person 2021 Multi-Arts program for children grades K-8 takes place at Brennan Middle School, Attleboro, MA., July 6–July 31, 2021, 8:15 – 3:45 PM. Group leader responsibilities include overseeing and monitoring your group before, during and after each class taught by a teaching artist; assisting with health and safety procedures…bath-rooming, hand washing, mask wearing, cleaning your groups’ inside space surfaces periodically throughout the day; and working as part of the Creative Team to provide a safe, fun, arts centered summer experience. Group leader positions are open as community service or with a paid stipend. We strongly encourage you to check out our website and facebook page to view past summer program pictures and videos.


If you are interested in applying, email a letter of interest. Include answers to the following: Why do you want to work at SMARTS Summer Institute? What is your arts experience…creative writing, dance, drama, music, or visual arts? What is your experience working with young children ages 5-12?


Email letter of interest to Sherye Weisz, Executive Director