Teaching Assistant - After-School Program in Plainfield, NJ
Job posted Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Seeking Teaching Assistant for after-school playwriting residency at a public middle school in Plainfield, NJ. Car required, must be available for full dates below.
We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds, and strongly encourage candidates of color to apply. We are also particularly interested in growing our roster of teaching artists who also identify as bi-lingual educators.
Residency dates (must be available for all dates):
Friday, February 22 from 3:30pm-5:00pm
Friday, March 1 from 3:30pm-5:00pm
Friday, March 8 from 3:30pm-5:00pm
Friday, March 15 from 3:30pm-5:00pm
Friday, March 22 from 3:30pm-5:00pm
Friday, March 29 from 3:30pm-5:00pm (final showcase, all students/families invited, rehearsal prior in the day starting at 10:30am)
We are able to offer $900 total, $125/session x 6 sessions with an additional $150 for acting in the final showcase.
At this time, Premiere Stages does not facilitate musical theatre or dance residencies, if those are your only specialties, please do not apply.
Premiere Play Factory, the educational umbrella for Premiere Stages, has introduced theatre to thousands of children across New Jersey, particularly those children in underserved and underfunded school systems. Through our year-round Play Factory Residencies and Camp Premiere summer program, we introduce students to the craft of playwriting and acting with an eye towards increasing literacy, supporting English language learning, modeling the collaborative process, and encouraging self-expression.