Volunteer Assistant to art teacher for adults with special needs


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


49 Fulton StreetNew York, NY 10038


A volunteer assistant is needed on Tuesday afternoons from 1:45-4:15 weekly to assist

an art teacher with a watercolor and acrylic painting workshop for seniors and disabled

adults. Responsibilities include assisting the individuals with their painting projects,

helping to set up the art materials for the individuals before the workshop begins

as well as staying for ten to fifteen minutes after the workshop ends to help with

the clean up.

The volunteer should have a visual arts background and a knowledge of painting.

They should be willing to take instructions from the teacher as to how best to

serve the individuals and have patience for working with the elderly and disabled.

Preference will be given to those who can commit to helping out with the workshop

on a regular basis for an extended period of time, possibly through the end of April.

If interested please send your resume and a brief cover letter describing why

you are interested in this particular volunteer position. Kindly email that to:

info@freshartnyc.org Attn Suzanne Kreps, Director. www.freshartnyc.org


  • Visual Arts

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • 2.5 hours weekly
  • studio art background

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