ABOUT THE POSITION:
American Legacy Theatre (A.L.T.) seeks to empower students in grades preK-12 through the art of theatre. We are hiring a pool of professional teaching artists and volunteer teaching assistants, primarily for afterschool and summer programming, though there may be limited in-school opportunities as well. Depending on the program, Teaching Artists will either develop their own curricula or follow a program outline developed by A.L.T., then solo or co-teach up to 15 students at once. Teaching Assistants will assist with classroom management and the implementation of curricula. Teaching Artists and Teaching Assistants will report to the Assistant Artistic Director.
Experienced professionals: if successful, will be added to paid teaching artist pool. Opportunities based on availability. Starting rate: $25/hr
Volunteers: No experience needed, pathway to paid teaching artist pool available
REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL APPLICANTS:
Creation of a positive and respectful atmosphere for all students
Flexibility and willingness to meet students where they are
Excellent communication skills
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR TEACHING ARTISTS:
Experience working with kids, ideally as a teacher in a classroom setting
Experience and/or current practice in one or more of the following disciplines: theatre; visual art; creative writing; dance or movement performance; set, costume, or lighting design; business/entrepreneurship.
Creation and implementation of lesson plans
Interested candidates please email resume to: rachelle.caplan (at) americanlegacytheatre (dot) org