Now Hiring: Summer Camp Instructors

Please email us at and include your resume and your idea for camp!

Cut & Sew PHL is seeking enthusiastic and encouraging individuals to be Summer Camp Instructors for Summer 2024.  We are looking for people who are knowledgeable about sewing by hand and/or by machine and experienced in teaching kids ages 5-17.

As a Summer Camp Instructor, you'll be responsible for maintaining a safe, encouraging studio environment where kids can learn something new, make new friends, and CREATE! 

This position is perfect for a teacher looking for a different type of educational, artistic atmosphere over the summer or a fiber artist looking to teach kids their craft and get involved in the community.  If you think you're a good fit, please apply!

Possible techniques include Quilting, Hand Embroidery, Mending, Machine Sewing, Hand Sewing, Garment Sewing, Sustainable Sewing, Upcycling, etc. 

Pay: $20/hr
Now Hiring for Summer 2024

Applicant Should

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Be an experienced sewist with excellent teaching skills
  • Be able to assist with age- & skill-appropriate sewing projects
  • Be able to teach sewing techniques using sewing machines and by hand
  • Have strong communication skills and be able to work as part of a team
  • Have teaching experience (or be willing to learn on the job)
  • Provide current PA clearances
  • Be reliable, punctual, and responsible
  • Have reliable transportation (whether that is by foot, bus, car, etc.)
  • Provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination 

    Minimum and Preferred Qualifications
    One or more years of post-educational experience working with sewing and/or fabric art is preferred but not required.  A degree is preferred but also not required.  Teaching experience is preferred and not limited to traditional classroom teaching.

      Please email us at and include your resume and your idea for camp!