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Job Opening at BRIC Arts Media Brooklyn – Web Design Specialist, Community Media

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Title: Web Design Specialist

Program: Community Media

Supervisor: Youth Community Media Coordinator

Full-time/Part-time: Part-time Temporary

BRIC is the community access television organization for Brooklyn. Its community media programs offer residents free access to media production facilities and equipment and low-cost media education through the Brooklyn Center for Media Education.  BRIC’s community media programming also includes three programming initiatives aired on the 4-channel BCAT-TV Network: community-produced Brooklyn Free Speech TV; BRIC-produced, Brooklyn-focused Brooklyn Independent Television; and Brooklyn Bulletin Board, a 24/7 looping announcement service used by Brooklyn non-profits.

The Brooklyn Center for Media Education provides Brooklyn residents with access to courses, workshops, and hands-on training that enable them to produce content for television and learn more about the ever-changing landscape of technology available to them today. The program also offers classes on media literacy and television production in the public schools.

Purpose of Position: The Brooklyn Center for Media Education seeks a seasoned Web Design Specialist with experience in both Web and Graphic Design to co-teach for select residencies in New York City public schools.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

This temporary assignment will include:

  • Work with BRIC Media Teaching Artist to co-design and build school website with students as part of an afterschool program
  • Teach web design and video blogging to students;
  • Meet with school staff to determine their needs;
  • Assist students with final projects; prepare them to assume website responsibilities
Desired Experience
  • Experience teaching technology and/or media to school-aged children a plus.
  • Experience developing curriculum and assessing educational outcomes
Skills Required
  • Expertise in web design and graphic design;
  • Experience with CMS platforms (WordPress, SquareSpace, Drupal, etc.);
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
Compensation

$50/hour.

To Apply

Email jobs@bricartsmedia.org with subject line: Web Design Specialist.  Please write a brief cover letter in the body of the email and attach your resume. Include a list of 3 references in your application materials.  Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.