The Design Lab for K-12 Education is hiring for Design Camp 2018! Design Camp staff positions are a great way to get connected with the College of Design community, gain leadership and design education skills, as well as promote the field of design with teen audiences! Please see details below to learn more about Design Camp 2018 employment opportunities:
Coordinator of Pre-College Programs
The Coordinator of Pre-College Programs is responsible for the implementation of design education programs that further the programmatic mission of the Design Lab for K-12 Education and academic mission of the College of Design at NC State University. Click here to apply online
Design Camp Studio Instructors
Instructors are responsible for developing a lesson plan and teaching Design Camp participants in a discipline specific studio for one or more weeks of camp. All instructors are assigned a studio Teaching Assistant (TA) to assist them with studio prep and facilitation of the lesson plan.
College of Design graduate students, faculty and alumni, as well as design professionals, are eligible to apply. A bonus payment will be given to instructors working all four weeks of camp. This is a great opportunity for candidates interested in furthering their teaching experience and who have a genuine enthusiasm for design education! For more information, please click on the Design Camp Studio Instructor information flyer (insert PDF flyer). Click here to apply online
Design Lab Program Assistant
The Design Lab for K-12 Education at NC State College of Design is hiring a part-time Program Assistant for K-12 design education programs. The program assistant will work on administrative duties as well as program logistics for Design Camp, Workshops, and other Design Lab programs. Job duties include program registration processing, preparing printed materials, and data processing. In addition, the Program Assistant will work with other Design Lab staff to help ensure the programs run smoothly, from handling logistics for activities, to managing vendor orders, to assisting with program facilitation and activities.
Review of applications for the Program Assistant Position will begin on January 5, 2018. Candidates are strongly encouraged to apply early!
Design Lab Graphic Design Production Assistant
The Design Lab for K-12 Education is hiring a temporary, part-time Graphic Design Production Assistant for summer education programs. The Graphic Design Production Assistant will complete projects as needed for Design Camp, and the Design Lab. In the spring semester (January – May 2018), job duties will include preparing marketing materials, signage, and other documents using the existing Design Camp brands.
During the camp season (June – July 2018), the Graphic Design Production assistant will handle in-house and contract production jobs, and complete graphic design projects as needed. The Graphic Design Production Assistant will be responsible for completing projects on schedule and working within project budgets.
Review of applications for the Graphic Design Production Assistant Position will begin on January 5, 2018. Candidates are strongly encouraged to apply early!
Design Camp Counselors
Assigned to a specific group of campers, counselors are responsible for their campers at all times. Counselors must maintain a positive, professional, and encouraging relationship with campers and fellow staff, taking an active role in the studio environment. Counselors also assist camp instructors and studio TAs with facilitating camp projects in studio and plan activities with fellow staff. Counselors have a strong impact on the lives of campers and have the opportunity to inspire them on their path to becoming future designers. All counselors are required to work camp prep day before the start of each camp session.
Those interested in applying for a counselor or TA position must attend one of the Counselor/TA Information Sessions on February 19 or 20; 6 – 7 PM held in the Design Lab Classroom located in Brooks 212-A. Deadline for application is February 28.
Design Camp Studio Teaching Assistants (TA)
Assigned to a specific studio, TAs assist Design Camp instructors with studio set-up and facilitation of the lesson plan. This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in gaining teaching experience. All TAs are required to work camp prep day before the start of each camp session.