St. Paul’s School announces a search for a position of Theatre Teacher to begin duties in late August 2019. This individual’s primary teaching responsibilities will be teaching theatre at the secondary level (grades 9 through 12). This person’s administrative responsibilities will include overseeing all aspects of the Theatre Program.
The faculty member will be responsible for teaching two sections of the foundations curriculum of theatre and one or two elective theatre offerings a term. The faculty member’s administrative responsibilities will include overseeing and implementing all theatre curriculum design, directing two major productions per year, overseeing student projects, overseeing the annual all-school house-play contest, and overseeing all budgetary concerns of the program. The faculty member is expected to work collaboratively with a second full-time Theatre/Film teacher, as well as members of the entire Arts Department (Music, Dance, Fine Arts) and the greater school community.
As with all positions, St. Paul’s School seeks innovative educators who are eager to participate in the academic, athletic, and co-curricular life of this dynamic residential community working and living with adolescents.
St. Paul’s School is a completely residential, co-educational secondary school in Concord, NH, affiliated with the Episcopal Church and welcoming to all faiths. St. Paul’s aggressively seeks applications from candidates who will promote the School’s commitment to attracting and retaining a highly talented and diverse faculty. A successful candidate will embrace the fully residential living experience and have a demonstrated gift for engaging a diverse student body and strengthening St. Paul’s inclusive community. St. Paul’s School is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity. St. Paul’s School does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, ethnic origin, disability or sexual orientation, and complies with applicable laws for the protection of civil rights.
Education: Master’s Degree (or higher) preferred. Experience: Position requires 3-5 years experience in acting and directing. The position also requires the use of on-line resources and other technology to enhance learning, as well as a knowledge and lively interest in pedagogy and the performing arts. As part of residential boarding school, the candidate must be interested in working and living with adolescents.
About St. Paul's School
Founded in 1856 and affiliated with the Episcopal Church, St. Paul’s School is a co-educational college preparatory high school located in Concord, N.H. The 2,000-acre grounds are home to approximately 535 young men and women from 37 states and 18 countries. All students and the nearly 100 full-time faculty members live on the grounds. The School is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges as well as other nationally recognized agencies. In addition to its regular program for grades nine through twelve, St. Paul’s also offers the Advanced Studies Program each summer for academically talented New Hampshire high school juniors.