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Employers seeking to fill positions in theatre education and related fields may post job notices here at no cost. Use our online form to submit your open teaching positions. Positions listed here are posted as submitted, and do not imply or reflect an endorsement of the hiring institution by the Educational Theatre Association or International Thespian Society unless so noted.


Technical Theatre Director

Job Title:
Technical Theatre Director
Contact Name:
Pamela Haas
Location:
Kissimmee, FL
Job Status:
Full Time
Posting Date:
5/14/2018
Submit Application By:
6/30/2018


Job Description
The School District of Osceola County Florida is seeking a dynamic Technical Theater Director for its new STEAM High School, Tohopekaligia High School, opening fall of 2018. The district has won a grant form JP Morgan Chase to create an articulation through, Valencia College for workforce development in the arts, including the Entertainment Design and Technology Career Pathway. This pathway is designed to provide students with the foundational skills required to begin working in Central Florida’s live entertainment industry. The program focuses on stagecraft, lighting, audio and production for theatre, concerts, theme parks and theatre.

Qualifications
Must have a current Florida Theater Teaching Certificate

About hiring institution
Vision of the Osceola School District: The Osceola School District will work in partnership with families and the community to ensure all learners develop the essential knowledge and skills to strengthen our thriving community.

Mission: Inspiring all learners to reach their highest potential as responsible, productive citizens.

Osceola School District

  • The Osceola School District is located in the heart of Central Florida, and provides academic instruction, rigor, and support each school day to more than 72,000 students in kindergarten through 12th grade in 60 schools.
  • The Osceola School District is proud of its diverse mix of students who represent over 100 different countries and various cultural and ethnic backgrounds.
  • The district offers an extensive range of school choice options to nurture the talents of students who have interest and ability in specific areas.
  • The public school system in the Osceola School District has a rich and intricate history. Built upon the efforts of many individuals who firmly believed in the importance of education to this community, public schools in this area have had a tremendous impact on the growth and economy of the region – as well as the thousands of individuals it has served.
  • With positive educational momentum and a supportive community base, the Osceola School District has developed a three-year strategic plan, which will guide improvement efforts on the next leg of its journey to greatness.

Pay, benefits, and work schedule
Osceola County Schools offers a competitive compensation package. More information can be found about teacher salaries and benefits at our website: www.osceolaschools.net

How to apply
Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to Pamela Haas, Fine and Performing Arts Resource Specialist at Pamela.Haas@osceolaschools.net
Interested candidates will also have to apply online through Teacher Match at osceolaschools.net/employment


Theatre Teacher

Job Title:
Theatre Teacher
Contact Name:
Deanna Kraft
Location:
Highlands Ranch, CO
Job Status:
Full Time
Posting Date:
5/14/2018
Submit Application By:
5/16/2018


Job Description
This is a full time teaching position in a great school with a reputation for a strong theater program and a community supportive of the arts! The job is currently posted, but we have only received a handful of applicants so we are reaching out to people who may know others looking for a great job like this.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Teaching License - Colorado Department of Education

Pay, benefits, and work schedule
Pay/Benefit information can be found on the Douglas County School District Website or by contacting DCSD Human Resources: (720) 433-0140


About hiring institution
Douglas County School District recognizes that the world has changed quickly, and DCSD is committed to providing each student with a World-Class Education. This means that our students will be able to compete against students across the nation and the world for the most sought-after careers. As a district with strong traditions of innovation, excellence and economic efficiency, we are the ideal organization to design and implement a new system that responds to the convergence of recommendations for change in education. Our teachers are a strong part of this commitment!

How to apply
Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to Pamela Haas, Fine and Performing Arts Resource Specialist at Pamela.Haas@osceolaschools.net
Interested candidates will also have to apply online through Teacher Match at osceolaschools.net/employment


Drama Teachers

Job Title:
Drama Teachers
Contact Name:
Jessica Keller
Location:
China (Various locations)
Job Status:
Full Time
Posting Date:
5/9/2018
Submit Application By:
5/29/2018


Job Description
THE ROLE

ENREACH’s Drama Teachers play a star role at our company. You’ll teach the basics of drama, acting, and stage design to some of China’s brightest talent, ages 9 to 18. You’ll also oversee costume creation and help to run theater productions. Showcase your talent while making an impact as a liberal arts educator by encouraging self-expression and creativity.

OUR TEAM

Join a supportive team of international educators passionate about learning. We take pride in both experience and results, along with quality education and continuing success. Develop new skills in a growing, startup environment that fosters creativity and values contributions.

OUR PROGRAM

The ENREACH drama program approaches learning in a holistic manner, involving the students from start to finish. Our syllabus is based on the American National Core Arts Theatre Standards and we participate in Educational Theatre Association’s national and international festivals. Students will learn directing, playwriting, and technical theater, including costumes, make-up, scenery, lights, and sound. All of ENREACH’s drama courses end with a final performance.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline (drama or education preferred)
  • Teaching experience preferred
  • The ability to live and work in China for one to two years
  • A commitment to excellence, an entrepreneurial mindset, and the ability to work efficiently in a startup environment

Pay, benefits, and work schedule
At ENREACH, taking care of staff is our priority. Discover an exciting life abroad, receive a great employment package, and join a fun and supportive team – all in a workplace that you’ll love.

  • Comprehensive benefits package including an average salary of 20,500+ RMB per month
  • Chinese holidays, paid vacation, flight reimbursement, contract renewal bonus, and more
  • Company relocation support including airport pick up, initial hotel stay, apartment hunting assistance, and cash advance
  • 100% covered employee health insurance
  • Sponsored legal Chinese (Z) Work Visa
  • Freedom to creatively adapt curriculum to the needs of each class
  • High profile participation in local and national competitions
  • Development and participation in drama festivals
  • Great company resources including a multifunctional classroom and drama space equipped with dressing room for drama classes and performance
  • Opportunity to connect with 10+ ENREACH partner programs worldwide (Educational Theatre Association and more)
  • An enjoyable life abroad in one of China’s major cities: Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Hangzhou, Ningbo, Nanjing, Wuxi, or Chengdu
  • Cultural immersion and the chance to meet people from around the world

About hiring institution
ENREACH is a division of Dipont Education, a leading education management group in China and pioneer in development and customization of international language programs for students. Founded in 1990, Dipont is a growing company with a global team of over 1000 employees and currently operates in 27 learning centers across 18 Chinese cities.

ENREACH’s unique gifted and talented enrichment curriculum follows western educational standards. It is comprised of College Counseling, Critical Reading and Writing, Public Speaking, English Drama and Performance, and Academic Debate.

How to apply
enreacheducation.com/apply-now/ or email Emily.richardson@enreachedu.com


Instructor/Assistant Professor of Theatre and Technical Director

Job Title:
Instructor/Assistant Professor of Theatre and Technical Director
Contact Name:
Judy Ulrich
Location:
Dillon, MT
Job Status:
Full Time
Posting Date:
5/9/2018
Submit Application By:
6/1/2018


Job Description
Department: Fine Arts
Position: Full-time temporary instructor/assistant professor, 10-month position, non-tenure track
Salary Range: Instructor $34,000-$41,000; Assistant Professor $42,000-$47,000
Union Affiliation: MEA/MFT
Posting Date: May 2018
Start Date: August 1, 2018

Full-time, one-year Instructor/assistant professor of Drama/Technical Director position in the areas of Technical Theatre and Production, beginning August 1, 2018. The position requires 12 hours of course instruction per semester, teaching courses in technical theatre as well as general education theatre courses depending on his/her qualifications. The university has two drama minors – one in K-12 teacher education and one in liberal arts.

Qualifications
MA or MFA in theatre design or related field, from accredited institution with professional and/or university experience in theatre production.

About hiring institution
Montana Western is a dynamic, innovative, undergraduate university with over 60 full-time faculty and 1,500 students. It is located in Dillon, Montana in the scenic Rocky Mountains and has been awarded numerous top national rankings for delivering high quality, affordable education.

Montana Western is the only public four-year college in the nation offering Experience One (X1), experiential learning delivered on the block schedule. Class sizes are small and students take a single course at a time, three hours each day for 18 days, before moving on to the next course. Each course is four credits and four blocks are offered each semester. The block schedule facilitates field and lab work, undergraduate research, study travel, and interdisciplinary teaching. Montana Western’s faculty strongly believe in mentoring and inspiring students, and assisting them in the transition from university life to professional careers.

Pay, benefits, and work schedule
The position requires 12 hours of course instruction per semester, teaching courses in technical theatre as well as general education theatre courses depending on his/her qualifications. The successful candidate will:

Serve as Technical Director of the recently renovated 450-seat theatre and a small 130 seat proscenium theatre built in 1896, as well as support spaces including the scene shop.

Collaborate with calendar and staffing for university and community events (approximately 2 per month) booked into the theatre facility, supervise all speech reinforcement devices for all productions in two theatres with student and theatre faculty assistance. See specifics at www.umwestern.edu/job-opportunities/113-jobs/faculty/4769-instructor-assistant-professor-of-theatre-and-technical-director.html
10 month contract, begining Aug 1 2018; Salary Range: Instructor $34,000-$41,000; Assistant Professor $42,000-$47,000; contact Patti Lake
Payroll & Benefits Supervisor at patti.lake@umwestern.edu

How to apply
Send letter of application responding to the job description, a curriculum vita, transcripts, evaluations of teaching, if available, and names, addresses and telephone numbers of at least three (3) current professional references. Application materials may also be made into a single pdf document and attached to an email. Please submit materials to:

Patti Lake
Payroll & Benefits Supervisor
Administration and Finance
The University of Montana Western
710 South Atlantic St
Dillon, MT 59725
patricia.lake@umwestern.edu

Questions regarding this position should be directed to Judy Ulrich via email @ judy.ulrich@umwestern.edu or by calling 406-660-0221.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.


Drama Teacher

Job Title:
Drama Teacher
Contact Name:
Jessica Keller
Location:
Nanjing, China
Job Status:
Full Time
Posting Date:
5/9/2018
Submit Application By:
7/31/2018


Job Description
ENREACH’s Drama Teachers play a star role at our company. You’ll teach the basics of drama, acting, and stage design to some of China’s brightest talent, ages 9 to 18. You’ll also oversee costume creation and help to run theater productions. Showcase your talent while making an impact as a liberal arts educator by encouraging self-expression and creativity. The ENREACH drama program approaches learning in a holistic manner, involving the students from start to finish. Our syllabus is based on the American National Core Arts Theatre Standards and we participate in Educational Theatre Association’s national and international festivals. Students will learn directing, playwriting, and technical theater, including costumes, make-up, scenery, lights, and sound. All of ENREACH’s drama courses end with a final performance.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline (drama or education preferred).
  • Teaching experience preferred.
  • The ability to live and work in China for one to two years.
  • A commitment to excellence, an entrepreneurial mindset, and the ability to work efficiently in a startup environment.

About hiring institution
ENREACH is a division of Dipont Education, a leading education management group in China and pioneer in development and customization of international language programs for students. Founded in 1990, Dipont is a growing company with a global team of over 1000 employees and currently operates in 27 learning centers across 18 Chinese cities.

ENREACH’s unique gifted and talented enrichment curriculum follows western educational standards. It is comprised of College Counseling, Critical Reading and Writing, Public Speaking, English Drama and Performance, and Academic Debate.

Pay, benefits, and work schedule
At ENREACH, taking care of staff is our priority. Discover an exciting life abroad, receive a great employment package, and join a fun and supportive team – all in a workplace that you’ll love.

  • Comprehensive benefits package including an average salary of 20,500+ RMB per month, Chinese holidays, paid vacation, flight reimbursement, contract renewal bonus, and more.
  • Company relocation support including airport pick up, initial hotel stay, apartment hunting assistance, and cash advance
  • 100% covered employee health insurance
  • Sponsored legal Chinese (Z) Work Visa
  • Freedom to creatively adapt curriculum to the needs of each class
  • High profile participation in local and national competitions
  • Development and participation in drama festivals
  • Great company resources including a multifunctional classroom and drama space equipped with dressing room for drama classes and performance
  • Opportunity to connect with 10+ ENREACH partner programs worldwide (Educational Theatre Association and more)
  • An enjoyable life abroad in one of China’s major cities: Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Hangzhou, Ningbo, Nanjing, Wuxi, or Chengdu
  • Cultural immersion and the chance to meet people from around the world

How to apply
http://enreacheducation.com/apply-now/ or email emily.richardson@enreachedu.com


Director of Education

Job Title:
Director of Education
Contact Name:
Katie Pelkey
Location:
Lawrenceville, GA
Job Status:
Full Time
Posting Date:
5/9/2018
Submit Application By:
10/1/2018


Job Description
Aurora Theatre seeks a Director of Education to oversee all aspects of its educational programming. Core responsibilities include: overall development, organization, operation and coordination of all education programming; supervising and hiring teaching artists and interns; developing curriculum connections; submitting an annual budget to the General Manager; directing a minimum of one educational production a year; providing study guides for productions as needed; coordinating production talk-backs; supervising and teaching Acting Apprentice Company classes. Additionally, the Director of Education will work with the GGC Theatre Faculty on partnership events.

Qualifications
Candidate should have a graduate degree (with a concentration in theatre), 3 years of theatre education or related experience and a working understanding of education, marketing, and budgeting. Candidates must have excellent written, organizational and interpersonal skills.

About hiring institution
Now in its 22nd Season, Aurora Theatre is the only professional theatre in Gwinnett County and has an operating budget of $2.5 million.

Pay, benefits, and work schedule
Salary is commensurate with experience; generous benefits package included. To best demonstrate our commitment to inclusion in our community, Aurora encourages ALL qualified applicants to apply. EOE

How to apply
Please send resume and cover letter including names and phone numbers of 3 references immediately to:
     Ann-Carol Pence
     Co-Founder / Associate Producer
     Aurora Theatre
     PO Box 2014
     Lawrenceville, GA 30046
     ac@auroratheatre.com


Middle School Drama Teacher (Part time)

Job Title:
Middle School Drama Teacher
Contact Name:
Rene Cargile
Location:
Sugar Land, TX
Job Status:
Part Time
Posting Date:
5/9/2018
Submit Application By:
6/2/2018


Job Description
Faculty members at FBCA are charged with preparing tomorrow’s leaders to transform the world for Christ. FBCA Faculty live out a compelling relationship with Jesus Christ, which is central to daily instruction and interactions with students, parents and team members. FBCA Faculty are not only masters of the curriculum, but they see each student as the object of their affection and a unique individual to be known and loved. Faculty members prepare students for the next level of their education and mentor students in all aspects of their academic and spiritual development.

Qualifications
RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Possess and model a growing relationship with Christ
  • Demonstrate a trustworthy commitment to Fort Bend Christian Academy
  • Demonstrate a commitment to professional/personal/spiritual growth and development
  • Possess a commitment to instructional excellence
  • Demonstrate a depth of knowledge in the area Theater Arts
  • Seamlessly and deliberately integrate Biblical truth and Christian values into curriculum and instruction
  • Demonstrate a love for students and a desire to personally invest in their spiritual, emotional and social maturation
  • Consistently partner and communicate with parents in the shared desire of student growth and success
  • EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND REQUIRED COMPETENCIES
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in a discipline closely related to the subject to be taught
  • Advanced Degree in a related area is preferred
  • Solid biblical and theological foundation and understanding
  • Middle School teaching experience preferred

About hiring institution
www.fortbendchristian.org

Pay, benefits, and work schedule
HOURS PER WEEK: Part-time (rotating schedule)
SUPERVISOR: Head of Middle School

How to apply
https://fortbendchristian.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx


English Drama Teacher (Teach Drama in Taiwan)

Job Title:
English Drama Teacher
Contact Name:
David Chang
Location:
Taipei, Taiwan
Job Status:
Full Time
Posting Date:
5/9/2018
Submit Application By:
12/31/2018


Job Description

  • Working hours: 40 hours per week, including 26 hours teaching. Two days off per week.
  • Age groups: 3 to 12 years old.
  • Prepare for classes at least one day before scheduled class.
  • Prepare necessary teaching aids or props for each class where necessary.
  • Review your student observations before preparing for the end of term evaluations.
  • When necessary, be ready to substitute another teacher in classes where called upon by the supervisor.
  • Maintain excellent communication with parents and students before and after class.
  • Prepare and Assist in Event Days and Theme Days activities.
  • Conduct and/or assist in demo classes
  • Contribute suggestions and improvements in the marketing and/or field activities to increase the new student enrollments.
  • Contribute and assist during productions where able whether or not it is your class performing. This includes, but not limited to, props, stage sets, costumes, makeup, music, sound, etc.

    More info:
    www.helenogrady.com.tw
    www.facebook.com/helenogradytaiwan

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Native English speaker
  • You should have clear speech without strong accent, vibrant dynamic personality, outgoing nature with lots of vocal and physical energy.
  • Teaching children or drama/theatre experience

About hiring institution
Helen O'Grady Drama Academy is an international company established in 1979 and headquartered in the U.K. With more than 60,000 students attending classes weekly, it's the largest children's organization of its kind in the world. Our aim is to develop children through drama, building confidence, creativity, and communication skills.

Pay, benefits, and work schedule
Salary based on experience and qualification.

  • ARC and health insurance are provided
  • Housing allowance
  • Retention bonus
  • Training opportunities

How to apply
Please send your cover letter and CV to: info@helenogrady.com.tw


High School Theatre Arts/Technical Director

Job Title:
High School Theatre Arts/Technical Director
Contact Name:
Justin Radcliffe
Location:
Abilene, TX
Job Status:
Full Time
Posting Date:
5/8/2018
Submit Application By:
7/31/2018


Job Description

Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences in the core academic subject area assigned to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth. Enable students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society.

Operate as theatre educator and technical director of active theatre department.

Qualifications
Bachelor's degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate with required endorsements or required training for subject and level assigned
Demonstrated competency in the core academic subject area assigned

About hiring institution
Click here.

Pay, benefits, and work schedule
Click here.

How to apply
Click here.


Theatre Teacher/Oap Director

Job Title:
Theatre Teacher/Oap Director
Contact Name:
Lisa Hansen
Location:
Ingram, TX
Job Status:
Full Time
Posting Date:
5/8/2018
Submit Application By:
5/31/2018


Job Description

Teach HS-MS Theater & direct OAP for Tom Moore HS

Qualifications
Hold a valid Teaching certificate in Texas.

About hiring institution
Ingram is in the beautiful Texas Hill Country. We are a 3A school located in Kerr county. It is one of the most beautiful campuses you can visit.

Pay, benefits, and work schedule
See teacher pay schedule.

How to apply
ingramisd.net


Technical Director

Job Title:
Technical Director
Contact Name:
Leah Mineo
Location:
Los Angeles, CA
Job Status:
Full Time
Posting Date:
5/8/2018
Submit Application By:
5/31/2018


About Hiring Institution

Wildwood School is an urban, coed, college-preparatory, K-12 school in West Los Angeles recognized for its innovative practices, progressive pedagogy, and commitment to multicultural programming. Approaching its 50th anniversary, the school enrols 750 students in three divisions on two campuses. Wildwood School’s deep commitment to on-going professional development feeds a renowned Outreach Center that has provided programming for public and independent school teachers, administrators, and trustees in over 16 states and eight countries.

Job Description
Technical Direction for all Wildwood theatre productions. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

      • Collaborate with theatre directors on manageable, cost-effective scenic design for each show.
      • Design, build, and transport all sets and props for each show. Research and purchase materials for construction.
      • Design light and sound for each show. Install and orient lighting equipment as needed (requires climbing ladders). Program digital sound mixing equipment.
      • Be current, familiar, and facile with relevant software, currently that includes QL Editor, Dante, QLab, and iTunes but is subject to change.
      • Instruct students on technical theatre skills and safety, including appropriate use and safe operation of tools, ladders, electrical equipment, etc.
      • Supervise all students involved in the technical design and running of each show.
      • Maintain all lighting equipment (fixtures, lamps, cables, LEDs, moving lights, DMX equipment, consoles, etc.) and sound equipment (wireless systems, consoles,
      • Microphones, lavaliers, stands, monitors, amps, PAs, etc.).
      • Organize and supervise:
        • tech weekends for all school productions,
        • transportation of school production equipment from storage,
        • transportation of rental equipment for productions.
      •  Maintain all tools in the shop/shared art space.
      •  Move sets and equipment. Safely lift and handle lumber and other heavy materials.
      •  Create, foster, exemplify and maintain a “safety first” department culture.
      •  Plan, budget, and utilize financial resources effectively.

Qualifications
Teaching:

      • Teach an US Technical Theatre Elective which includes Set Design and Construction, Lighting Design, Sound Design, and other elements of backstage work. Some of the sets for the productions could be constructed in this class.
      • Teach at least one technical theatre unit in each MS Performing Arts elective.

Theatre Department Tech/Administrative Duties:

      • Import, sort, encode, transcode, export, and publish video to Vimeo.
      • Archive, manage and distribute Performing Arts and Music department’s media.
      • Manage soft goods, staging, and storage.
      • Handle steady stream of after school, theater, construction, IT/AV, events, college recs, conflicts, general computer, and archive access questions

All School Duties:

      • Run tech for all major events in theatre, as determined by supervisor (e.g. State of School, Back to School Nights, Admissions events).
      • Attend to the lighting needs of Music Department concerts.
      • Train event organizers, faculty, and students on theatre technology.

Pay, benefits, and work schedule
Health, dental, vision, life insurance, and disability coverage.
Retirement plan also available.

How to apply

Please email cover letter and resume to Leah Mineo. No phone calls please.


Technical Director

Job Title:
Technical Director
Contact Name:
Susan Peters
Location:
Jacksonville, FL
Job Status:
Full Time
Posting Date:
5/8/2018
Submit Application By:
7/30/2018


Job Description

The Theatre Department at Douglas Anderson School of the Arts, a nationally recognized, Grammy Award winning arts high school in Jacksonville, Florida, is searching for a new Technical Director, a full time faculty position. Please refer to www.da-arts.org for more information on the school. Primary responsibilities include: teaching stagecraft and related classes; managing construction; installation and rigging of scenery; and providing design and technical support for sound and projection for four theatrical productions a year. Other responsibilities include managing the operation of a clean and well organized scene shop; supervising students; and overseeing safety procedures.

Qualifications
Requirements: BA/BFA with professional experience acceptable, however MFA in Technical Direction with secondary areas in Lighting and Sound is preferred. Professional experience in wood/metal scenic construction, stage rigging, and computer proficiency including Photoshop, MS Office, and CAD applications for theatre is desirable.

About hiring institution
Douglas Anderson School of the arts is a magnet arts high school located in Jacksonville, FL. Please see da-arts.org to learn more about our school.

Pay, benefits, and work schedule
Salary is contractual and a generous benefits package as well as stipend is included, along with opportunities for performance pay. Refer to duvalschools.org to see salary schedule.

How to apply
Application Materials: Cover letter summarizing experience and qualifications as relating to needs of the department, a resume including references, and photographic examples or a link to a technical production portfolio. E-mail materials to Susan Peters at: grossmans@duvalschools.org.


Theatre Director

Job Title:
Theatre Director
Contact Name:
George Sanderson
Location:
Burlington, NJ
Job Status:
Full Time
Posting Date:
5/8/2018
Submit Application By:
5/28/2018


Job Description

Doane Academy seeks a part-time Theater Director to join our faculty starting in the fall of 2018. The successful candidate will support students in grades 4 to 12 in our performing arts program. He or she will act as director and oversee all aspects of our winter/spring upper school production (either a drama or musical, depending on the year) and our lower school spring production. In addition, the Theater Director will serve as an advisor for the school’s Halloween event known as “Doane’s Dungeon” and the annual Christmas pageant. Finally, the Theater Director will teach one section of our middle school drama class in the spring trimester.

Qualifications
The qualified candidate must possess a deep appreciation for the potential of students and bring with them a creative spirit, sense of humor, and passion for collaboration. Exceptional flexibility, teamwork, communication, and organizational skills are essential. Ability and interest in technical theater is highly desirable but not required.

Candidates should possess an undergraduate degree in the performing arts as well as experience with directing high school students. An advanced degree, teaching experience, and familiarity with independent schools are preferred but not required.

About hiring institution
Doane Academy, founded in 1837, is an independent Episcopal day school serving students from age 3 through grade 12 in Burlington, New Jersey. The student body includes approximately 235 students. Doane maintains a deep commitment to academic excellence, leadership, and character development. The school’s appreciation for the arts is broad and deep. Although we are a small school, our distinguished alumni include a 2-time Tony Award winner and various others who have achieved notable success in the arts. Our theater program is housed in a newly restored, versatile black box performing arts space, featuring a state-of-the-art lighting and sound system. We are located on the banks of the Delaware River, about 30 minutes from Philadelphia and slightly over an hour from New York City.

Pay, benefits, and work schedule
This is a part-time position based on the seasonal nature of the productions that the school stages. The candidate for this position should anticipate working some non-traditional hours as performance and rehearsal schedules demand. It should also be noted that Doane, like many schools, has a rotating, 6-day academic schedule which means that classes meet at different times on different days.

How to apply
Interested applicants should send a cover letter and c.v. to George B. Sanderson, Headmaster, Doane Academy at gsanderson@doaneacademy.org


Technical Director

Job Title:
Technical Director
Contact Name:
Haley Phillips
Location:
Azusa, CA
Job Status:
Full Time
Posting Date:
2/14/2018
Submit Application By:
8/16/2018


Summary

The Azusa Pacific University Department of Theater Arts invites applications for the position of Technical Director to begin January 2018. The department, which consists of five full-time faculty members, offers a B.A. in Theater Arts and a BFA in Acting for the Stage and Screen.
The Department of Theater Arts is housed within the School of Visual and Performing Arts in the College of Music and the Arts. The College of Music and the Arts is focused on exceptional artistic development and the incorporation of authentic Christian faith. These dual aspirations extend and enrich our influence on culture.

Azusa Pacific University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  Azusa Pacific University conducts background checks on all final candidates.

Job Description

Position Title: Technical Director
Position Tracking Number: F692
School/College: School of Visual and Performing Arts/College of Music and the Arts
Department: Theater Arts
Location: Azusa Campus

Responsibilities:
The primary responsibilities for this position will be teaching courses in technical theater, stage management and assist in the general education core curriculum. As technical director this individual will supervise the technical implementation of scenic, lighting, and sound elements for a five to six production academic season. In addition, they will design and serve as safety coordinator for production facilities, including the shops and three performance venues (Main Stage, Black Box and Dance Studio) as well as maintenance of equipment. They will oversee the technical budget and operational scheduling. This position also oversees the in-house rental program of theatrical properties and scenery pieces. The Technical Director supervises students, shop foreman, student workers, contracted carpenters, painters and electricians.

Additional responsibilities may include:

      • Working with college and university leadership to recruit and retain students.
      • Advising students.
      • Actively participating in service to the University through committee participation, School and/or University level as well as service to the broader professional community.
      • Maintaining active professional scholarship.
      • Advancing the APU mission, vision, and strategic plan.
      • Other duties as assigned by the Chair.
      • May be needed to work at alternative Regional Campuses or Sites.

Qualifications
Minimum Requirements:

      • Bachelor of Arts required. MFA in Technical Theater or equivalent professional experience preferred.
      • Experience: 5 years experience in technical theater with an emphasis in theatrical construction, electrical lighting, sound and design experience. Stage management a focus.

Mental Demands:

      • Ability to integrate Christian values in all aspects.
      • Ability to engage in critical thinking and exercise independent judgment.
      • Ability to maintain confidentiality and manage confidential information.
      • Ability to collaborate with other faculty and staff and maintain collegial relations.
      • Self starter, ability to communicate effectively in written and oral form.

Additional Information:
Candidates must align with Azusa Pacific University's Christian identity. Faculty members are expected to sign a Statement of Faith (available at http://www.apu.edu/about/believe), to adhere to the policies outlined in the Faculty Handbook, and to integrate the Christian faith in teaching and scholarship.

Pay, benefits, and work schedule
Level: Salary is dependent on experience and qualifications.

How to apply

To apply, visit http://www.apu.edu/cp/employment/. Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled.


Musical Theatre Teacher

Job Title:
Musical Theatre Teacher
Contact Name:
Sherry
Location:
Beijing, China
Job Status:
Full Time
Posting Date:
2/13/2018
Submit Application By:
12/31/2018


About Hiring Institution

What You Can Expect from Dreamaker:

      • Strong School Culture: We adhere to the "respect, explore, hope, empathy" values, respecting each child’s uniqueness and guiding them to understand themselves and explore diversity and all possibilities of the world.
      • Meaningful Relationships: Our people genuinely care for and enjoy working with each other. We focus on building strong, meaningful relationships with every student and family.
      • High Expectations: The work is exceptionally challenging, but it is also the most rewarding.
      Company profile:
Dreamaker Drama Academy with 2 programs:

Co-founded in 2010 by the famous director Feng Xiaogang, and an entrepreneur Zhang Silu, with a mission to promote English education and focusing on cultivating talents, we are committed to inspire 4 to 18 years old children and provide one of a kind English drama education. We use the world’s leading Helen O’Grady English drama education curriculum system to provide our students with an excellent environment and stage for their future developments.

As one of the first to use an English drama education curriculum in China, we adhere to the "respect, explore, hope, empathy" values, respecting each child’s uniqueness and guiding them to understand themselves and explore diversity and all possibilities of the world. At present, we have become one of the best brands in English drama education.
We have a team of outstanding teachers who all share the same vision of imparting quality education to students at young age. Right now we’re recruiting enthusiastic, dynamic and highly motivated teachers who will be able to contribute positively to the work of English drama teaching.

Job Description

Drama Teacher

      • Training, lesson plan model, teaching materials and scripts are provided.
      • Work and share ideas with the exiting teaching team from different cultures and different theatre background.
      • Create curriculum, workshop, lecture and trainings with the whole teaching team.
      • Teach theatre games, mime, improvisation, story-telling, extract from plays, monologues…and all different kinds of drama/theatre exercises.
      • Direct the annual productions for different level classes and summer/winter camp productions.
      • Working hours(full-time): 40 hours per week, including 20 hours teaching. Two days off each week.
      • Prepare necessary teaching aids and props for each class where necessary.
      • Preparing for the end of term evaluations.
      • Be ready to substitute another teacher in classes where called upon by the supervisor.
      • Maintain excellent communication with parents and students before and after class.
      • Conduct and/or assist in demo classes.
      • Prepare and Assist in Event Days, Theme Days activities and lectures
      • Help each other in the annual productions, work as stage manager, sound control, light control, stage crew, etc.
      • Make set, prop and buy costumes for the productions.

Musical Theatre Teacher

      • Training, lesson plan model, teaching materials and scripts are provided.
      • Work and share ideas with the exiting teaching team from different cultures and different theatre background.
      • Create curriculum, workshop, lecture and trainings with the whole teaching team.
      • Able to lead vocal exercise and dance, teach songs, mime, improvisation…and all different kinds of musical exercises.
      • Direct the annual productions for different level classes and summer/winter camp productions.
      • Working hours(full-time): 40 hours per week, including 20 hours teaching. Two days off each week.
      • Prepare necessary teaching aids and props for each class where necessary.
      • Review your student’s record before preparing for the end of term evaluations.
      • Be ready to substitute another teacher in classes where called upon by the supervisor.
      • Maintain excellent communication with parents and students before and after class.
      • Conduct and/or assist in demo classes.
      • Prepare and Assist in Event Days, Theme Days activities and lectures
      • Help each other in the annual productions, work as stage manager, sound control, light control, stage crew, etc.
      • Make set, prop and buy costumes for the productions.

Requirements:
Essential qualifications:

      • Clear pronunciation of English, no strong accent
      • Bachelor/Master Degree in Performing Arts / Theatre / Directing or at least two years working experience as a drama teacher with a reference letter provided.
      • Good with kids from 7-17 years old
      • Non-criminal Record
      • Medical check
      • Preferred but not essential Qualifications
      • Native English Speaker
      • Acting or directing experience
      • Outgoing personality with lots of vocal and physical energy is preferred.
      • Curriculum plainer and trainer
      • Make curriculum with the support of teachers, and also select teaching materials, create demo/workshop/lectures, and create scripts based on the student’s level.
      • Train all the teachers and evaluate their studies.
      • Plan warm ups, theatre games, mime, improvisation, story-telling, extract from plays, monologues, poems, proses…and all different kinds of drama/theatre exercises.
      • Direct the annual productions for different level classes and summer/winter camp productions.
      • Working hours(full-time): 40 hours per week, including 8 hours teaching. Two days off each week.
      • Prepare necessary teaching aids and props for each class where necessary.
      • Prepare all evaluations both for teachers teaching result and student’s studying result.
      • Be ready to substitute another teacher in classes where called upon by the supervisor.
      • Maintain excellent communication with parents and students before and after class.
      • Conduct and/or assist in demo classes.
      • Prepare and Assist in Event Days, Theme Days activities and lectures
      • Make set, prop and buy costumes for the productions.

Qualifications
Essential qualifications:

      • Clear pronunciation of English, no strong accent
      • Bachelor/Master Degree in Performing Arts / Theatre / Directing
      • At least eight years working experience as a drama teacher with a reference letter provided
      • Have the experience of creating curriculum for primary students
      • Non-criminal Record
      • Medical check

Pay, benefits, and work schedule

      • Salary based on experience and qualification. We also like to know your expectations. A general range is 14000+RMB after tax, including 3000 housing allowance.
      • Airfare reimbursement: up to 8000RMB/year
      • Contract completion bonus up to 5000RMB
      • Health Insurance is provided.
      • Relocation assistance for temporary housing: 5000 RMB set-up loan.
      • Paid Training opportunities
      • Day Off allowance: 10 work days /year
      • Paid Holiday Leave: 11 days /Year
      • On board 15 days free hotel

How to apply

Please send your resume to sherry she@dreamaker.com.cn