Broadway At Music Circus Junior Company Teaching Assistant

Title: Broadway At Music Circus Junior Company Teaching Assistant

Term of Employment: Hourly. The teaching assistant position includes day and evening hours and weekends, depending on the child actors’ performance schedule.

Department: Education and Community Engagement

Schedule:

Broadway At Music Circus Junior Company schedule & performance:

  • Counselor Training TBA
  • Broadway At Music Circus Junior Company Orientation TBA
  • Broadway At Music Circus Junior Company rehearsals & performances
    • Contract FIDDLER ON THE ROOF: Tuesday, June 25 – Sunday, July 14

Salary: $16.00 per hour

Reports To: Director of Education and Community Engagement

Application Deadline: March 31, 2024

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist teaching artist in providing a safe, educational, professional and enjoyable environment for the Junior Company
  • Supervise Junior Company during rehearsals and performances, including assisting with costume changes and escorting Junior Company members throughout the backstage and theatre areas, and other duties as assigned
  • Ensure Junior Company members are always behaving in a safe and professional manner
  • Keep Junior Company members engaged throughout the entire rehearsal process, including during breaks
  • Facilitate theatre games and group activities 

Qualifications:

  • Experience and enjoyment working with children ages 9 -16
  • A knowledge of theatre games and performance techniques
  • Training/experience in acting, voice, and/or dance
  • Excellent communication skills and collaborative attitude
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Ability to both take and give direction
  • CPR and First Aid certification preferred but not required
  • Must be 18+ to apply

Disclaimer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities as needed.

If you wish to apply for this position, please carefully read and follow application instructions. All documents must be in Word or PDF format. Only complete applications will be considered. Interested candidates should send resume and cover letter via the form below. Deadline to apply is March 31, 2024.