Theatre Teacher and Director

North Broward Preparatory School
Coconut Creek, FL

North Broward Preparatory School (NBPS) is now accepting applications from qualified candidates for the position of Theatre Teacher to begin in the 2021-2022 academic school year.    

The Theatre Program is an essential part of our curricula, school culture, and plays a critical role in our students' academic growth.  The ideal candidate is a skillful collaborator, innovative artist, and passionate educator who has experience directing a variety of theatre arts productions and preparing students for acceptance into top college theatre and musical theatre programs.  Candidates with expertise in Musical Theatre are preferred.  

The Theatre Teacher is responsible for teaching theatre and musical theatre classes, fostering a positive performing arts community, and directing after school productions. This position works collaboratively with the Theatre Department Coordinator, Fine Arts faculty and staff, and reports to the Director of Fine Arts.


Requirements:  

  • Passionate drive for excellence in theatre education 

  • Strong desire to foster a positive environment and motivate advancing theatre students 

  • A positive and collaborative working style with students, colleagues, administration, and parents 

  • The ability to meet the needs of individual students who vary in ability and learning styles

  • Excellent communication skills 

  • Highly effective organizational skills 

  • Strong work ethic 

  • After school, evening or weekend hours will be necessary 

  • Contribution to the life of the school outside the classroom is expected  

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Theatre Education (Master's Degree preferred) 

  • Professional performing and teaching experience 

  • Experience working with 6th-12th grade theatre students


North Broward Preparatory School (NBPS), http://www.nbps.org, is part of the Juilliard - Nord Anglia Performing Arts Program, a unique collaboration with The Juilliard School, one of the world's leading performing arts schools. NBPS is also proud of our Arts Academy, which inspires tomorrow's artists to make a positive impact on the world.  We empower our career-minded artists with the dispositions and skills to achieve their goals beyond North Broward Preparatory School by focusing on artistic excellence, collaboration, venture artistry, and creative engagement with today's audiences.  

For consideration, applicants should submit the following materials: 

  • Resume with references

  • Philosophy of education statement

  • Video of teaching high school aged students in a group theatre class

  • Sample parent communication


Please send all materials to Chris Petruzzi at chris.petruzzi@nbps.org