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At Waring, we are committed to building a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community that affirms individual voices and promotes anti-racist education. Waring encourages candidates of color and of underrepresented groups to apply for our positions as well as teachers/staff from public schools. Waring School actively seeks to increase the diversity of its faculty and student body, and does not discriminate in employment practice with regards to gender, race, color, disability status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, religion, or national and ethnic origin. Waring offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits.

 

 

Job Title: Core Play Director

 

Mission:  Waring School is a co-educational, college preparatory day school for a student population of 169, grades 6-12 in Beverly, MA. Waring’s mission is “To create and sustain a community of lifelong learners who are working together for the individual and common good.”

 

Summary: At Waring, we are committed to building a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community that affirms individual voices and promotes anti-racist education. Waring encourages candidates of color and of underrepresented groups to apply for our positions as well as teachers/staff from public schools. This part -time position is responsible for directing our Core winter play to be chosen jointly by the successful candidate and the Director of Waring’s Theatre.

 

Key Responsibilities include: 

 

Planning, organizing and running rehearsals for our Middle School Theatre play with approximately 20 participants. The Director will also be responsible for communicating with families about all aspects of the rehearsal and performance process.

 

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or current undergraduate Theatre student
  • Experience with theatrical production and design
  • Flexibility, creativity, strong organizational skills, and the ability inspire and motivate young thespians

 

Overview: Time/Days

  • Tuesdays and Fridays from 3:15 - 5:00PM with rehearsals starting right after Thanksgiving
  • Performances: March 3 & 4, 2022, with extended rehearsals the week preceding the show
  • Reports to the Director of Theatre and Chair of Performing Arts

 

Stipend is commensurate with experience.

Application Process:

 

To apply for this position, please submit a letter of interest and resume to Elizabeth Gutternan, Director of Waring Theatre:

Email: positions@waringschool.org

Waring School

35 Standley Street

Beverly, MA 01915

 

Waring School is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We actively seek to increase the diversity of our faculty and student body, and do not discriminate in employment practice with regards to gender, gender identity or expression, race, color, disability status, sexual orientation, genetic information, religion, or national and ethnic origin.