WED – FRI: 11AM-5PM SAT: 12-4PM (by advance appt. only)
WED – FRI: 11AM-5PM SAT: 12-4PM (by advance appt. only)
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Kevin Pease

BAC Summer Show Camp Support Leader/Teaching Artist

DESCRIPTION: The Beverly Arts Center seeks an experienced artistic educator who specializes in Social/Emotional wellbeing and one or more of the following artistic mediums: visual arts, film, music, dance, theatre. The Camp Support Leader/Teaching Artist will serve as a guidance counselor and teacher for BAC’s Summer Show Camp.

This position offers a stipend between $5,200-$5,700.

BAC’s Summer Show Camp will run June 12th-August 11th, 2023.

There will be no programming July 3rd-7th.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Education, Child Psychology, Music Therapy, Art Therapy, or related field.
  • Experience working in the administration of a school, park district, or camp environment
  • Experience instructing students ages 5-13
  • Experience coordinating behavior plans and management strategies for individual students
  • Experience in conflict management
  • Expertise in one or more artistic medium
  • Must pass background check, including fingerprinting



  • Serving as the lead emotional support for all campers
  • Meeting with individual or groups of campers and providing Emotional/Social Learning support
  • Facilitating conflict resolution between campers
  • Safely de-escalating conflicts
  • Meeting with parents/guardians and Special Projects Coordinator as needed to address camper concerns
  • Creating and implementing individualized emotional support plans for campers as needed


  • Writing and submitting lesson plans to the Special Projects Coordinator and Assistant Camp Coordinator for review prior to programming.
  • Revising lesson plans as requested
  • Instructing campers ages 5-13 in morning workshops (ex. jazz dance class, puppetry, ukulele) and afternoon rehearsals/design hours
  • Mentoring Lead Counselors/Assistant Performance Staff
  • Creating and rehearsing one or more pieces for the Act One Revue
  • Assisting in the Act One Revue and Act Two Junior Musical as needed

In order to apply, please submit a resume and a brief letter of interest describing why you are interested in this role, relevant previous work experience, and any special skills you have that would make you an ideal fit.

Contact Info:
Kara Ryan
773.445.3838 ext. 212
Job Type: Freelance/Contract/Temp
Location: Beverly, Chicago, IL