Oklahoma Contemporary

Studio School Assistant

The Studio School Assistant is the initial contact and informational resource for artists, instructors and students during the evening and weekend hours of Oklahoma Contemporary Art Center’s Studio School. They directly report to the Associate Director of Studio School and work within a division of Oklahoma Contemporary’s Education Department. They will assist the Coordinator of Studio School to manage the operations of the studios both in the Studio Building and the classroom studios in the Main Building. They are responsible for staffing the welcome desk during work and program hours and supporting the studio operations through A/V support and studio setup, providing sales assistance to students and renters, and responding to artists and students via email, phone and in person. This entry-level position requires someone with high-level customer service skills who has prior experience in public-facing roles. Prior knowledge or experience in art studios, classrooms or with instructional technology is a plus.

Studio School offers classes and workshops for adults and teens that are taught by professional art educators and university/college faculty and offered year-round at Oklahoma Contemporary’s campus at NW 11th and Broadway. Studio School provides a creative outlet as well as an opportunity to learn and expand skills, improve techniques and experiment with familiar and new media. Studio School offers four- and eight-week class and workshop sessions across multiple disciplines as well as options to work outside of a structured class through rentals and Open Studio.

Essential Job Functions

Job Requirements and Qualifications

Limitations and Disclaimer

The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position. Continued employment remains on an “at-will” basis. Nothing in this job description is to be construed as a contract of employment. All job duties are subject to change as business needs necessitate.

Other Requirements and Working Conditions

To apply

Submit both a cover letter and resume here to apply.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Unfortunately, because of the volume of applications we receive, we are not able to give status updates. If you are invited for an interview, you will be contacted directly by the hiring manager.

This is a part-time job, with a salary range of $14-15/hour for 22-24 hours a week.

Schedule options:
1: Monday-Saturday: 5:30-9:30 p.m. (24 hours)
2: Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday: 5:30-9:30 p.m. Sunday: 9:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (22 hours)


Monday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Closed Tuesday

Wednesday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Thursday 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Friday - Sunday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

see additional holidays


Visit us at 11 NW 11th St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73103
Phone: 405 951 0000
Fax: 405 951 0003

Oklahoma Contemporary
P.O. Box 3062
Oklahoma City, OK 73101

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