Theatre Faculty Associate National High School Institute (NHSI) Summer 2019
National High School Institute. This is a 5-week summer position, full-time day and evening commitment, June 26th – August 3rd, 2019. [There is the possibility to continue into Musical Theatre Extension from August 3rd through August 17th, 2019 available based on qualifications.] Salary is TBD based on qualification/experience, and includes room and board.
This position is for the National High School Institute (colloquially known as The Cherub Program) located at Northwestern University in Evanston, IL.
Serve as a teaching assistant in Acting and Voice and Movement classes
Teach a mini-master class
Serve as a Resident Assistant in the Residence Halls
Ensure students’ safety
Nightly check-in with assigned students
Accompany ill or injured students to health center
Assistant Direct one of the eight theatre productions
Please note that this is not a typical “summer camp” job—but a 24/7 commitment where Faculty Associates are expected to be available when classes are in session, for field trips, for performances, etc.
Current undergraduate students, preferably completing their junior or senior years of college, preferably seeking a degree in Theatre
Skilled in multiple theatre disciplines (i.e. Acting, Voice and Movement, Directing, Design/Tech work, etc.)
Self-motivated, strong work ethic and commitment to collaborative work
Supervisory/leadership experience, preferably in a fast-paced academic environment
Application Deadline: February 22, 2019
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
Internal Number: 35298
About Northwestern University
Northwestern University is a major private research university with 12 academic divisions located on three campuses in Evanston, Chicago, and Education City in Doha, Qatar. We have approximately 2,500 full-time faculty members, 17,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and over 5,700 full and part-time staff. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth.