Now accepting applications:
Director of Drama School
This staff position is responsible for overseeing Arden Drama School, a tuition-based program that includes weekly classes, one-day workshops, and camps for students in pre K-12th grade and Teen Arden, a no cost enrichment program for theatre-minded teens that fosters the creation of the next generation of artistic professionals.
The Director of Drama School works with a department that includes the Producing Artistic Director, the Associate Artistic Director and the Director of Education Outreach, and reports directly to the Managing Director and Associate Artistic Director. The Director of Drama School works closely with the Marketing and Development departments in developing outreach engagement, public image and communications materials, as well as with the Artistic team in programming all Drama School and Teen Arden opportunities.
The successful candidate is a proven leader and will have direct experience in managing and overseeing the implementation of artistic education programming in a Drama School setting. She/he must possess excellent organizational skills, time-management, attention to detail and creative problem-solving skills. The candidate must have proven administrative acuity, experience in curriculum development and teaching artist work and the ability to move between roles fluidly and with follow-through. Strong written, presentation, and facilitation skills are a must, as well as experience in creating and maintaining budgets for all programming. The ideal candidate is collaborative and flexible, and an extremely organized, goal-oriented self-starter with energy, initiative and leadership ability.
Bachelors or advanced degree required. The position is looking to start in the fall of 2016.
To apply: Please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
with “Director of Drama School” in the subject line. The Arden Theatre Company is an equal opportunity employer.
If you'd like to submit a cover letter and resume for future consideration, please send to Arden Theatre Company, 40 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106, or fax to 215.922.7011. Thank you for your interest in the Arden!
Arden Theatre Company is an EOE/AA employer and values diversity in the workplace.
Minority candidates are encouraged to apply.