School Residency Teaching Artist | Dream Big Education

Submitted by DreamBig on Mon, 10/30/2017 - 11:13am

Dream Big Education is seeking qualified teaching artists to bring theater and arts education to schools across the Chicago area. We focus on providing high quality theater residencies that foster creativity, teamwork and self expression in addition to integrating arts into academic subjects in collaboration with classroom teachers.

We are looking for dynamic, professional and highly qualified teaching artists who match our passion in making the arts accessible to all. Applicants must have a background in theater education and experience working in a school setting.

Skills & Qualifications: 
  • Hold a BA in Theater or Theater Education

  • Have 3-5 years experience as a Teaching Artist

  • Have teaching experience in a school classroom setting

  • Have a passion for teaching children through the arts

  • Have experience with children aged 5-18

  • Have a positive ‘can do’ attitude

  • Be a team player

  • Be motivated, energetic and organized.

  • Have a desire and passion to use drama as an academic teaching tool

To Apply: 

To be considered for an interview please send a resume and cover letter to Siobhan Maycraft, Education Director at

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Siobhan Maycraft
Contact Phone Number: