Asolo Repertory Theatre in Sarasota, Florida (LORT B Mainstage: LORT D Second Stage) is seeking an Education Specialist who nurtures relationships with educators through all steps of school programming, including a Shakespeare tour, student matinees and classroom workshops.
Responsibilities include: preparing educational materials for teachers and students; developing and leading workshops and talkbacks; preparing teaching artists; coordinating reservations, schedules, logistics, invoicing and evaluation as each program requires; executing marketing plans in coordination with the Education Director; and supporting new school collaborations as they arise.
The Specialist has excellent verbal and written communication, research skills, familiarity with curriculum standards and current school practices, and experience with a range of dramatic literature from many styles and periods. The ideal candidate has professional experience in a producing theatre, rigorous attention to detail in administrative tasks, and significant work as a teaching artist. Skills with Tessitura, email marketing, simple graphic design and/or video are assets.
This is a full-time position with a planned start in July 2017. Competitive salary/benefits. To apply, please submit resume, cover letter, writing sample targeted to educators/students (such as a production study guide), and via our online application: https://asolorep.wufoo.com/forms/w1bszlu30wcarw0/ Applications will be accepted through June 1, 2017. No phone calls, please. Asolo Repertory Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will be reviewed without regard to race, age, religion, color, sex, veteran status, national origin, marital status, or sexual preference.