Now Hiring – Albany Park

Join Territory Urban Design Team for an After School Matters apprenticeship. Gain skills in urban design, public art and community engagement. Learn how to make our neighborhood and Chicago stronger. Have fun, meet new people, and get job skills. Participants receive a stipend for successful completion of program.

Interested? Here’s how to get the job

  1. Apply online at:
  2. Under “Programs,” select Territory. Tip: Under “program rank” list Territory as your first choice!
  3. Attend orientation. Learn about the program structure and expectations.
  4. Fill out our intake form and have a one-on-one interview with an instructor.

Orientation & Interview Schedule

Friday September 29

3:30 and 4:00 pm
Group orientation with one-on-one interviews after

Albany Park Library Branch – Study Room #2 – in rear corner beyond children’s library
3401 W. Foster Ave.
Chicago IL 60625

The orientation and interview are required. Orientation will last about 10 minutes, and includes a presentation, Q&A and short video. Interviews will follow orientation. If you have examples of your art or design work, or a resume, we’d love to see it, but it’s not required.

Spaces on the team are filled based on your eligibility, interest and motivation to join. The sooner you interview, the more likely you will get the job!


Must be 14-19 years old, and a resident of the City of Chicago. No previous design experience required

Urban Design Team Fall Schedule

October 3 – December 16

Tuesdays & Thursdays
3:45pm – 5:45pm
Roosevelt HS
3436 W. Wilson
& Saturdays
2pm – 6pm
Territory’s storefront workshop
4432 N. Kedzie
All sites are easily reached by bus or train.

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