Apply to be a ThirdSpace Manager

The Cabot art studio is looking for new leaders!

The Third Space

[th uh thurd speys] (n):

1. A new, entirely student run art space opening this semester in the basement of J entryway in Cabot. The space will feature pottery, sculpture, painting, drawing, jewelry making, tinkering, and design workspace and will be open to the entire Harvard Community. It is designed to be welcoming to students of all artistic abilities.

ThirdSpace Position Details

The Third Space is looking to hire three managers to help with the operational side of the space. The managers will work with students, tutors and the Cabot housemasters to open and run the space. An artistic background in neither required nor expected but we are looking for students excited about art and the art community at Harvard even if it would be your first time getting involved. The positions are expected to take around 5 hours per week. Perks from being a part of The Third Space management team include:
  • Unlimited access to the space, free classes, and free supplies
  • Priority for small classes, limited supplies, guest speakers, and events
  • Ability to influence the overall direction of a young and exciting project at Harvard

Finance Manager

Responsibilities
  • Manage The Third Space budget for supplies and events
  • Pursue and apply for relevant grants
  • Work with the leadership team to develop a payment model for classes and supplies
  • Process all reimbursements, course fees, and other purchases

Marketing Manager

Responsibilities
  • Maintain and create online presence (Facebook and website)
  • Advertise events and classes through a variety of methods
  • Promote The Third Space name and manage its image
  • If interested, design posters and a logo

Events Manager

Responsibilities
  • Work with art instructors to create events at the space
  • Create and maintain relationships with Harvard and Cambridge art groups
  • Manage calendar of events for The Third Space
  • Come up with creative ways to get students to explore art

Application Process

Send your resume to harvardthirdspace@gmail.com and include which position you would like to apply for. We will contact you about further application material and interviews. Here are some general qualifications we are looking for:
  • Ability to work in large and small teams
  • Creativity and enthusiasm with all aspects of the position
  • Ability to effectively complete work for strict deadlines and open ended projects
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong leadership skills

Join our team!