Artists on Call is a global network connecting artists and organizations from anywhere to everywhere, meeting the needs of disenfranchised communities around the world
Requirements for participating members:
- Experience in working with vulnerable children. Inexperienced AOC members will be paired with an experienced AOC member on most trips.
- Ability to deal with difficult environments–resourceful, flexible, and with basic survival skills
- Creativity in working with a scarcity of artistic resources
- Training in therapeutic art modalities, community development, and crisis management
- Ability to raise funds and pay own expenses as a volunteer
- Second language skills, while not required, are a plus. Same for cross-cultural experience.
- Be ready to leave on one-month notice (or earlier)
- If working with children, completed child abuse clearance, criminal back-ground check and FBI clearance