Event Staffer (on call)

Posted January 2017 – OPEN (No closing date)

The HCA is seeking high school/college students to join our team of per diem, on-call event staffers for various events that occur throughout the year at the HCA. Job duties include setting up and/or breaking down equipment and tables/chairs before and after events. Some events will require a person to be present during events to answer questions and respond to facility issues/concerns.

This position pay $12/hr. Employment for event staffing would be done on a first-come, first-serve basis based on your availability to work the event.

Applicants should demonstrate maturity, reliability, possess a friendly disposition, work well with others, and communicate professionally with both adults and children. Knowledge of audio-visual equipment is helpful, but not required. Physical requirements: must be able to lift at least 25lbs and navigate stairs.

How To Apply:

To apply, send an email indicating your interest, and outlining your past or current employment/volunteer service, extracurricular activities, awards/honors and at least one reference letter from a teacher, community leader or employer to: No phone calls please.  Thank you!


We welcome course proposals year-round. If you would like to teach music, theater or dance at the HCA, please call Jess Bailey at 508 435 9222 or email with your cover letter, resume and references.

If you would like to teach visual art at the HCA, please mail or email the application and materials listed below to:

Jess Bailey, Arts Administrator
Hopkinton Center for the Arts
98 Hayden Rowe St.
Hopkinton, MA, 01748


  • Application
  • Cover letter & Resume
  • List of references
  • Examples of prior student work, if possible
  • Up to 5 images of your own work (low-resolution .jpg files)


All class proposals will be reviewed on a rolling basis, and we will contact you for further information if we feel your proposal might be a good fit for an upcoming term. New teachers are encouraged to review our current course offerings. Our facilities include music studios, visual art studios, a theater classroom, and a dance studio. Adult courses run mornings, evenings, and weekends. Teen and children’s programs run in the afternoons and weekends during the school year.