Theater Education Coordinator

Location
11 Davis Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
Employment Type
Minimum Education
Bachelor's Degree
Minimum Experience
None
Job Category

Come Play with Us! Acclaimed Children's Museum seeks partners in play.

We are a not-for-profit learning laboratory that inspires children and adults through interdisciplinary, hands-on, fun experiences, located in Garden City, New York.

Job Description

Responsible for supporting school groups, families and visitors as they enter and depart the LICM Theater for scheduled productions. Candidate will be one of the “faces of the theater” to visitors while acting as a problem solver. Successful candidate will organize seating in advance for school visits and guide the school groups and families to their seats during their visits. Coordination is required with Theater Manager, Reservations Manager and Visitor Experience Coordinators to facilitate activities during theater productions. They will introduce performers and facilitate after show activities with audience. The Theater Education Coordinator will assist theTheater Manager in maintaining theater audience area between shows and other production needs when shows are not in performances.

The successful candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree (B.A./B.S.); preferably in Theater or related fields in customer service, experience in the performing arts and working with children and families. Equivalent combination of education and experience is helpful.

Candidates must also possess excellent public speaking and “people” skills, be organized and able to work independently while still being a team player and must be enthusiastic about theater and museum informal education. Computer skills are a must. They must also have knowledge of standard practices in theater education, child development and basic principles of parent education. CPR/AED Training and Altru computer program are helpful. Candidate will be trained in LICM public safety policy and procedures.

Part Time - 20 hours per week.

Long Island Children's Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Please send your resume and cover letter indicating the position of interest using the Apply Online link above or to:

Long Island Children's Museum
ATTN: Human Resources Department
11 Davis Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530

FAX: (516) 302-8188

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