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:

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. 

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

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