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Dare Arts Seeking Program Director

Program Director Job Description

Dare Arts is seeking an organized and creative self-starter to serve as our part-time Program Director. The job entails an average of 15-20 hours per week working at our Gallery in Manteo, at off-site events and remotely from home. The position pays $15-$18 an hour based on experience. The Dare Arts Program Director reports to the Executive Director. 

Primary Responsibilities Include: 

  • Program Management, including being the primary point of contact for Dare Arts programs, including but not limited to Artrageous, Rock The Cape, Veterans Program, First Friday, & Power of Art. 

  • Scheduling for each program, including working with committees to manage timelines. 

  • Venue management, including securing venues for events by submitting venue applications & permits, etc.

  • Working with the Executive Director to support fundraising goals associated with each program and to set and work within budgets for each program.

  • Program communication, including emails and phone calls with artists, performers, committee members, instructors, partner organizations, vendors and volunteers. 

  • Working with the Media Director to ensure marketing needs and deadlines are met for all programs.

  • Providing regular reports and updates on programs to the Executive Director.

  • Working special events at the Gallery and within the community, including some evenings and weekends.

  • Knowledge of Google Docs, Sheets, Drive, and Forms is a must. Knowledge of Canva is a plus, but not required.  

About Dare Arts

Located on the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina, Dare Arts is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to encouraging the arts in Dare County through advocacy, enrichment and opportunity. Dare Arts strongly believes that the Arts are essential to the creation and sustenance of a thriving, vital community.

To Apply

Please submit resume by Monday, July 15th via email to

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