Teaching Artist

Miami Theater Center / Miami, FL

Miami Theater Center (MTC) seeks dynamic, highly skilled, creative teaching artists for Part Time Employment for the 2019-2020 season and beyond.

The work of the Education Department is inspired by the live performances presented on MTC’s main stage. Our programs are accessible to all, inviting Pre-K – 12th grade students, teachers, kids, families and communities from around Miami Dade and beyond to play, learn and engage in the arts. This commitment is realized through core Education Programs for the school community through morning weekday school performances, InSchool Workshops/Residencies, and Teacher Professional Development. The Education Department fosters deeper experiences with the theater for MTC’s families/public audiences through special community outreach projects, lobby engagement activities, Theater Clubs and Musical Theater Camps.

QUALIFICATIONS

Required:

College degree or professional equivalent
Teaching experience in the arts (previous work in Miami Dade public schools or community art organizations and theaters)
Experience working with diverse populations and a range of ages

Desired:

Able to teach in languages other than English, including Spanish and American Sign Language
Experience teaching with various populations, i.e., early childhood, students with disabilities, English Language Learners, etc.

Responsibilities Include:

Directing youth theater projects and plays
Developing performing arts curriculum and lesson planning
Commitment to expanding teaching skills and availability for professional development, cooperative curriculum planning, reflection and feedback sessions
Acting as MTC’s Community Ambassador
Flexible Schedule ranging from day (school) time, evenings and weekends

 

To apply place send resume and cover letter to Yolima De Avila, General Manager at yolima@mtcmiami.org