Education Coordinator

Akron, OH, USA

Job Type

Part Time

About the Role

The primary purpose of the Education Coordinator is to provide direction and leadership and serve as a liaison between school partnerships and Genesis' Afterschool Theatre program. The Education Coordinator coordinates dates, times, oversight, and teaching artists for Program. The Education Coordinator supervises all teaching artists and provides evaluations and curriculum for assessments and social-emotional learning. Conducts all recruitment of students and joining in all meetings of partners and communication with school leadership.

Requirements

1. Bachelor’s degree required in Theatre or related field

2. Minimum of 3 years’ experience in theatre and/or education administration

3. Experience teaching K-12 students in an underserved neighborhood preferred

4. Strong presentation skills in a public setting

5. Ability and passion to work inclusively with all ages and diverse populations

6. Commitment to anti-racism and a diverse, inclusive workplace

7. Excellent written and verbal communication skills

8. Comfortable with reasonable risk and an entrepreneurial approach to business

9. Collaborate with diverse populations and across disciplines

10. Must be a leader and strategic-minded person who can support the theatre’s vision

11. Willing to participate in trauma informed training and social-emotional learning

12. Self-starter, highly motivated with a high productivity level

13. Possesses a high degree of personal accountability, responsibility and strong decision-making abilities

About the Company

Genesis Experience Theatre is a 501(c)3 nonprofit in Akron, Ohio. Genesis specializes in three areas- faith, theatre and mental wellness to cultivate diverse audiences & performers through faith-centered theatre experiences.