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Changing the world can be fun!

We’re a fast-growing, innovative, higher education institution. We serve tens of thousands of art teachers (and as a consequence, millions of students) around the world and we’re looking for inspiring and motivated team members who can help us put a big dent in the universe. If you’re ready to work with other motivated team members, and you’d like a rewarding challenge, review our open positions, below!

Please call our Team & Culture line at 515-206-9226 with any questions.

★ Junior Project Manager – Remote

The Art of Education University (AOEU) is seeking a Junior Project Manager to assist in the management of multiple projects within the Growth Division of the University.  This individual will coordinate and track projects, schedules, and report progress directly with the Chief Growth Officer.  This individual has a passion for project management and is an expert communicator who drives results while simultaneously promotes collegial collaboration.  The Junior Project Manager will exemplify a high degree of organizational skills to help drive the institution’s prioritized projects.  This position requires the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, rapidly evolving environment.

★ Director of Team and Culture

The Art of Education University (AOEU) is seeking an experienced Team & Culture Director to join our rapidly expanding team. Team and Culture is AOEU code for “Human Resources.” We believe our team members are more than just a ‘Human Resource” so we named the department to reflect what we are – an amazing TEAM and with a thriving CULTURE.  We are looking for an individual with a strong HR background who has worked with large growing companies to bring the energy, unique expertise and knowledge we need to take our team to the 100 employee mark and beyond.  Structured as a departmental leadership position at AOEU, this position will report directly to the President.

★ QA Engineer – Remote

The Art of Education University (AOEU) is seeking a QA Engineer to join our growing Software Engineering Team in building the next generation online education platform.  This individual will play a critical role in monitoring platform development to ensure design and product quality of the institution aligns with the highest standards and works optimally for streamlined customer experience.  [Full-Time, Salaried, Remote]

★ Regional Sales Manager- Northeast Territory – Remote

The Art of Education University (AOEU) is seeking a Regional Sales Manager who will play an instrumental role in presenting and introducing our enterprise solutions to both mid- and large-sized K-12 school districts.  This position involves developing and managing opportunities within the West Coast Territory, delivering on an assigned quota, completing assignments or projects as needed, and always representing customers and AOEU’s best interests. [Full-Time, Salaried, Remote]

★ Instructional Designer – Remote

Do you excel at collaborating with others to facilitate dynamic design processes to create effective, quality courses and programs? Are you a confident leader but also willing to grow and expand beyond your comfort zone?

The Art of Education University (AOEU) is seeking an Instructional Designer to work closely with faculty and subject matter experts to research and incorporate current industry trends, proven instructional strategies, and quality measures into the curriculum. Instructional Designers at AOEU are also responsible for maintaining the integrity of curriculum mapping, curriculum reviews, hotfixes, and assessment. This position is complex and, therefore, will be as rewarding as it is challenging.[Full-Time, Salaried, Remote]

★ Adjunct Instructor – Remote

The Art of Education University (AOEU) is seeking remote adjunct instructors play a key role in providing a world-class learning experience to our students—primarily professional K-12 art educators. This role involves providing inspiring instruction as well as engaging facilitation and discussion in addition to fair assessment and evaluation of student work.  A terminal degree (Ph.D., EdD, or MFA) is strongly preferred for consideration.

★ FLEX Curriculum Content Producer – Remote

Are you a self-proclaimed curriculum ‘nerd’? Are you excited about our new FLEX Curriculum? Do you enjoy coming up with new lesson ideas, resources, and assessments for your own classroom? Increase your impact beyond your own classroom walls as a FLEX Producer! We are looking for individuals to produce original lessons (we’ll send you a professional light kit to make your work shine!) resources, and assessments based upon your unique interests and skills! We will look at all applications on a rolling basis as we need new content. [Project Based, Contracted, Remote]

★ PRO Content Producer – Remote

Art Ed PRO is the only subscription professional learning platform just for art teachers! PRO is currently used for PD in hundreds of school districts nationwide. Let your unique ideas be heard by art teachers all around the country! We are always looking for new voices and faces in PRO, as new content is released monthly as part of the platform. PRO Producers will have a professional videography team and an AOEU leader come to their area to film. Must be comfortable on video. We will look at applications on a rolling basis as we need new producers. [Project Based, Contracted, Remote]

 ★ Magazine Writer – Remote

The AOEU Magazine serves over a half-million visitors each month. We’re the most widely read art education resource in the world. Make your voice heard, share your ideas. Become an AOEU Writer. At this time, we are not actively looking for new writers. However, you may still submit an application. We will look at all applications on file next time we have an opening. [Part-Time, Contracted, Remote]

 ★ Conference Presenter – Remote

Art Ed NOW is an amazing twice-annual online conference attended by more than 4,000 art teachers annually. This event features some of the most brilliant minds and innovative ideas in Art Ed. Apply here to present. [Contracted, Single-Event, Remote]

What’s it like to be on the AOEU team?

Building new things and improving the world is hard work, but it’s also a whole lot of fun! Meet the AOEU Family.

Our Team Pillars

Adult Culture

AOEU team members are trusted to do great work. Feedback is a gift. We give and receive feedback in real time and using Radical Candor—Caring Deeply and Challenging Directly. We are high functioning teams who talk to each other, not about each other. We enjoy the positive intellectual challenge of great ideas and great execution.

Bias for Action

AOEU team members have bias for action. We carry out the “See it. Own it. Solve it. Do it.” cycle successfully in both small tasks and large projects. Our team is fiercely determined to move projects forward with passion and perseverance. We know how to prioritize action items for the betterment of the mission. When in doubt, ask for forgiveness, not permission.

Pace and Change

In order to continually deliver on it’s mission, AOEU is always reinventing itself. The mission does not change, but the way we reach it will. Team members are flexible and adaptable to the fast-paced culture and do so efficiently and effectively. We work together to clarify our thinking, move goals forward and prioritize projects.

Abundance Mentality

Your success is my success. Team members focus on what we have (abundance) versus what we don’t (scarcity). We assume the best intentions in each other. We lift each other up and celebrate our team successes. We rally for the betterment of the mission.

Lifelong Learner

Team members have a growth mindset. We have never ‘arrived.’ We are experts in our own area and constantly strive for growth and breadth in other areas. We utilize the Lifelong Learning Fund to grow our skill set. Learning is both formal and informal and is shared with the team for all to benefit.

Pro Business

We believe business is a powerful way to impact the world. The more value we add to a greater number of art teachers, the closer we will be to fulfilling our mission. We are not a public school and we are not a cutthroat business entity. We are a unique hybrid institution paving our way to achieve growth and positive impact.

Whole Person

Success in all aspects of your life strengthens your work. Burnout helps no one. Successful human beings find ways to navigate the flexible work environment by balancing their work, availability, and personal lives, while keeping communication open with friends, family, and colleagues.


As a remote team, our work is flexible, and so is our communication. We transparently share our work, communicate and collaborate across platforms. We proactively pick up the phone or meet in person to form connections.

AOEU is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment are based on merit, competence, performance, and institutional need. We proudly welcome prospective and active team members as unique individuals with dignity and respect. We do not discriminate or offer preferential treatment.

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