Technical Theater Director/Teacher and Auditorium Manager
North Shore Country Day School, a JK-12 independent school near Chicago, seeks a Technical Theater Director/Teacher and Auditorium Manager for an opening starting in August.
Competitive candidates will demonstrate the skills necessary to successfully navigate teaching technical theater to middle and/or upper school students as well as leading the technical aspects of school theater productions, including the designing and implementation of sets, lights and sound. Additionally, they will manage the Auditorium calendar and events, which include those taking place in the evening and on weekends. A bachelor’s degree is required.
Ideal candidates will be believers and cultivators of the ‘growth mindset,’ excellent written and oral communicators, collaborative and valued colleagues, and life-long learners who are committed to ongoing professional development. We seek candidates who have invested in growing their intercultural competencies and whose teaching practice – inside and outside the classroom - reflect those competencies. Finally, because North Shore has a 1:1 program 6th-12th, candidates should be skilled integrators of 21st-century technology into their teaching practice.
Candidates are asked to submit a cover letter specific to the role at North Shore Country Day School, a resume, a written statement detailing their philosophy/approach to their work, and a listing of professional references (it is helpful to know the context in which the reference worked with the candidate and have both email and phone contact information for each reference). All information should be submitted to electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
North Shore offers competitive salaries that are commensurate with experience. Additionally, North Shore provides an excellent employee benefits program, including health and retirement benefits, tuition support for children’s attendance at North Shore, and professional development funding to support summer study, attendance at conferences/workshops, travel, and advanced degree work. For more information about North Shore Country Day School and the opportunities available for members of our faculty, please go to www.nscds.org/careers
. We are fully committed to a culturally diverse faculty and student body.
North Shore Country Day School is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. North Shore does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.