Theatrical Teaching Artists: Including Voice, Drama, Movement, Creative Drama & Musical Theatre

Seeking Teaching Artists in all Theatrical Discplines!

If you are energetic, fun, love theatre and kids- we want YOU to join our team!

  • Children's Theatre of Western Springs offers after school classes for ages Kdg-12th grade. The theatre has been operating succesfully for over 50 years and is one of the most esteemed and respected educational programs in the area. 
  • Join a dedicated, energetic, loyal, cohesive teaching staff.
  • Resources including a large script library, teaching books, costumes, props, equipment available to teachers. 
  • Accepting resume's in all theatrical discplines but especially voice (accompany skills a plus), improv, drama, creative drama, storytelling, musical theatre, dance, movement, scene study, acting.
  • Teach in a fully functioning theatrical building.
  • Classes are 1 hour (Jr high and below) or 2 hours (high school) and then culminate in an open house for parents.

Spring Classes Run January 8-May 7th, 2017.

Check out our spring offerings here: http://theatreofwesternsprings.com/classes/children-classes

Currently hiring for spring classes but also offer directing opportunities, summer camp, girl scout workshops, etc.

Pay ranges DOE. Faculty meetings, other work hours (orientation, promotions, etc) also paid at a non-teaching rate. 

Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 
  • Theatrical training in area of discpline of at least 5+ years
  • Degrees in theatre, music, dance, acting or education preferred
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Patient, energetic and caring
  • Organized, efficient and calm
  • Able to work with a variety of personalities, temperments, and skill levels in a single class
  • Enjoy working and relating with children
  • Good classroom management skills including positive reiforcement and discipline
  • Team player
  • Able to communicate well via verbal and written communication to Children's Director, students and parents
  • Create and provide lesson plans
To Apply: 

Email resume to Lindsey Branson, Children's Director to CD@theatrewesternsprings.com

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Lindsey Branson, Children's Director
Contact Phone Number: 
7082464043