The Pumphouse Theatre is now accepting applications for full time drama instructor positions for the annual Spring Break Drama Day Camp. Drama camp activities include the exploration of acting, improvisation, creative movement, voice, sound, storytelling, playwriting and stagecraft. The goal of the program is to develop the social interaction and life skills of the participants through creative utilization of theatrical techniques. The instructors also facilitate their students in developing a production, which is performed for friends and family.
Pumphouse Theatre believes in drama education that encourages creativity, freedom, and a healthy sense of play in our youth. The Drama Instructors will work under the guidance of the Camp Coordinator to assist in program development and be responsible for the overall execution of the curriculum. Potential candidates must be available from 8:00-5:30 Monday to Friday, and Thursdays all day throughout the summer.
– Possess the ability to supervise and instruct young people between the ages of 8-14 and have previous experience in this area.
– Have a solid understanding of the creative theatre process
– Display strong communicative and interpersonal skills
– Be committed to the creative development and theatrical education of participants
– Experience with ESL
– Know how to have fun!
Please respond with a cover letter, resume, to Catie St-Jacques by mail, fax or e-mail by March 1, 2012. For class descriptions please visit the Drama Class section of our website at www.pumphousetheatre.ca No phone calls please. Suitable candidates will be contacted by phone.
2140 Pumphouse Avenue SW T3C 3P5