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THEATRE DIRECTOR-DRAMA TEACHER
Education: Middle/High School, FT Employee
Oakcrest School (McLean, VA)
Oakcrest School is an independent school for girls in grades 6-12 located in McLean, VA. We are seeking a full-time faculty member with experience in Theatre Arts. A minimum of three years teaching experience at the Middle & High School levels is preferred.
Theatre Director: The successful candidate will direct two theatrical productions, leading rehearsals on Monday through Friday between the hours of 3:15 & 6:00 p.m., and weekend responsibilities prior to final productions. Other responsibilities include managing all aspects of performance preparation and production, and collaborating with colleagues in the Visual and Performing Arts Department and other departments to promote the theatre program and coordinate interdisciplinary work with students.
We expect all candidates to have strong interpersonal skills, excellent communication skills and an understanding of the developmental needs of adolescents, especially those of adolescent girls.
As Drama Teacher this candidate will:
Provide dynamic theatre arts instruction.
Lead twice weekly class sessions for High School level courses (Theatre I and Theatre II) during the academic school year, as well as independent study arrangements for advanced level students.
Additional responsibilities will include managing student participation in the Shakespeare Monologue Competition, Cappies Club, One Acts, and the Theatre Arts component of Fine Arts Week/Night.
Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to [email protected] (84)