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Have a passion for cultivating life-long learning in the Arts & Sciences? Want to be a part of a fantastic team? The Living Arts & Science Center may be for you. Full and part-time staff positions, teaching opportunities, internships, and volunteer positions are available at different times throughout the year. Don’t see something that fits your needs? Check back often, or email us and tell us all about your special talents. We’d love to hear from you.

Grow With Us…

WE ARE HIRING!

JOB OPENING:

Membership & Rental Coordinator

JOB SUMMARY

The Membership & Rental Coordinator at the Living Arts & Science Center (LASC) is a new position as we emerge from the Covid 19 pandemic. We are seeking a responsible and reliable professional to manage a variety of tasks including processing memberships, communicating with potential members, responding to rental inquiries, coordinating rental contracts and general administrative oversight. Approximately 20 hours per week. Flexibility of schedule with some night and weekend hours required. This position is partially funded by an Economic Recovery Grant. LEARN MORE AND APPLY HERE

JOB OPENING:

STEM Discovery Educator

JOB SUMMARY

The STEM Discovery Educator at the Living Arts & Science Center (LASC) brings a vital science education perspective and the integration of science and art to diverse audiences. Approximately 20-25 hours per week. Flexible schedule including some night and weekend hours required. This position is partially funded by a grant from NASA Kentucky. LASC is the home of The Farish Planetarium, Lexington’s only planetarium. Planetary science, earth science, physics, technology and/or other scientific training and education are required. LEARN MORE AND APPLY HERE

JOB OPENING:

Animal Specialist

JOB SUMMARY

The Living Arts & Science Center seeks a candidate to take care of our 12 species of animals. Experience with aquatic animals and reptiles preferred. Part time, flexible schedule, approximately 6 to 8 hours per week spread over 3 days. Please send inquiries to awheeler@lasclex.org

JOB OPENING:

Environmental Education Leadership AmeriCorps Position:

LEARN MORE AND APPLY HERE

PART TIME: Art and Science Teachers

The Living Arts and Science Center (LASC) is accepting applications for part-time teachers. We have filled all of our open positions for this spring and summer, but welcome applications for additional opportunities and events.  These are contractual positions with hours dependent on the number of classes and programs offered by the LASC each season. Minimum qualifications include: experience teaching and/or working with children, a bachelor’s or higher in Art, Science, or a related discipline, and/or significant professional experience in these fields.

Teacher Application

The Living Arts & Science Center works with a large roster of creative educators in the arts and sciences.  We will be offering a variety of in person AND virtual classes this spring and summer, allowing those outside of Fayette Co. or even Kentucky the opportunity to teach with us here at the LASC! If you are interested in teaching classes, leading fieldtrips, or presenting community programs in the arts or sciences, please fill out the application and return it with your resume.

Fill-able form found HERE. Please download completed form and send to acollins@lasclex.org

Internship Opportunities

Do you want real-world practical experience in your field or degree? Excited to see what the non-profit world has to offer you? Then check out our internships! We offer the following during the Fall, Spring, and Summer seasons:

Arts Administration
Art Education
Development
Early Childhood Education
Gallery
Graphic Design
Marketing and Sales
Science Education
Video Production

How to Apply:

  • If you are currently a student at the University of Kentucky, Transylvania University, Eastern Kentucky University, or BCTC please use Handshake.
  • If you are not a student/applicant from the above universities, please submit your application materials listed in the description via email at vista@lasclex.org.

If you are interested in being added to our internship mailing list where we share our upcoming opportunities and direct links to the applications please use the button below to fill out our Internship Interest Form. If you have any questions please reach out to us via email at vista@lasclex.org.

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