Share Community Theater Academy Children's Theater Instructor
Walnut Hill School for the Arts
Type: Part Time
Salary: Up to $23.00 Hourly
Walnut Hill School for the Arts’ Community Theater Academy (CTA) is seeking theater teachers & directors skilled in performance oriented musical theater classes. We enroll students ages 3 through middle school and have various opportunities available for the right candidate. Confidence and familiarity with MTI JR style shows is preferred.
As an extension of Walnut Hill School for the Arts, the Community Academy at Walnut Hill provides school year and summer session learning opportunities that engage aspiring artists pre-k to adult. The Community Theater Academy develops confident, innovative, and expressive performers in an environment that is fun, creative, and energized.
Leading theater classes;
Managing behavior in the classroom;
Leading relevant games and activities;
Organizing the logistics of rehearsals;
Leading possible OUTSIDE arrivals and dismissals;
Project work as needed such as design work and preparation;
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Experience teaching or directing children’s theater;
Must be reliable, professional, flexible, and open-minded;
Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
Strong leadership skills;
Weekend performance availability as scheduled.
Staff assist in OUTSIDE arrivals and dismissals and are therefore exposed to the elements of weather.
Physical demands include dexterity for department specific tools and equipment, and office machine and supply operation including but not limited to: writing, typing, using electronic devices, computer, phone, calculator, copy machine, fax machine, and printers. Ability and dexterity to practice and demonstrate your artistic discipline. Stooping, bending, reaching, pushing, pulling, lifting, and sitting or standing for extended periods of time are common. Ability to communicate effectively and clearly through language and physical demonstration required.
To Apply: Submit resume and cover letter through the Walnut Hill School for the Arts online Career Center.
Note: All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of state and federal background checks. Walnut Hill does not provide visa sponsorship.
Walnut Hill School for the Arts, located in Natick, Massachusetts and 20 minutes from Boston, is an independent boarding and day high school offering a transformational educational experience designed for student artists in grades 9–post graduate. Walnut Hill combines a comprehensive college-preparatory academic curriculum with intensive, pre-professional artistic training in theatre, dance, music, visual art, and writing, film & media arts. Walnut Hill is committed to creating and enhancing an inclusive environment, and welcoming and celebrating a wide range of cultural, artistic, and educational backgrounds that compliments and supports our diverse community.
Commitment to the school’s Core Values, of Community, Growth, Excellence, Creativity, and Respect are imperative to the success of all Walnut Hill faculty, staff, and administration members. All Walnut Hill faculty/staff are active and engaged members of the school community who are committed to collaborating and growing in their field, participating in school events, supporting students in their arts, supporting other faculty/staff members, and who have the ability to self-reflect on their own practice.