Jobs

Become a Grub Instructor

We are always happy to meet accomplished fiction writers, nonfiction writers, poets, screenwriters, and playwrights interested in leading multi-week courses, one-day seminars, and weekend workshops. We are also interested in meeting qualified professionals on the marketplace side, from literary agents and editors to self-publishing experts.

Instructors should be high-energy, inspiring, and knowledgeable about the craft of writing. We also ask that you have some teaching experience with any age group and at least ONE of the following:

  1. MFA or MA in Creative Writing 
  2. Publications in recognized literary journals and/or magazines 
  3. Experience in the publishing world (if relevant)

You need not have published a full-length work to be considered for an instructor position.

To Apply to Be a Grub Instructor: Fill out this application form. We interview potential new instructors based on our curriculum needs and availability term to term. If you don't hear back from us immediately, it doesn't mean we're not interested!

Neighborhood Program Fellow: Mattapan

GrubStreet is the leading literary arts center in the country. We are a hardworking and creative bunch, and pride ourselves on a warm and supportive work environment.GrubStreet seeks a part-time Neighborhood Fellow who will work as a teaching artist focused on building community through the art of creative writing. We encourage POC, LGBTQ, people with disabilities, and applicants from other communities historically underrepresented in arts administration spaces to apply.

See the full job description at this link. Please email your resume and cover letter to jobs@grubstreet.org and please put “Neighborhood Fellow” in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until March 8th, after which, new applications will not be accepted.  No phone calls, please.

Executive Assistant

GrubStreet is the leading literary arts center in the country. We are a hardworking and creative bunch, and pride ourselves on a warm and supportive work environment. GrubStreet seeks a part-time Executive Assistant to run the Executive Director’s calendar, coordinate staff and board meetings, and assist the ED with other administrative duties. We encourage POC, LGBTQ, people with disabilities, and other communities historically underrepresented in arts administration spaces to apply. 

See the full job description at this link. Please email your resume and cover letter to jobs@grubstreet.org and please put “Executive Assistant” in the subject line. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis.  No phone calls, please.