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ImprovPlayhouse

Improv Comedy Camp Instructors

The Improv Playhouse is seeking Improv Comedy Camp Counselors/Instructors for Summer 2020! We offer performing arts camps in the Libertyville area for ages 8-18.

We are seeking dynamic, high-energy instructors who are passionate about inspiring students and having fun! This is a paid position, commensurate with experience. Teaching or camp counselor experience is preferred. Improv Camp creates a sense of play though theatre games that build up each camper’s spontaneity, self-concept, poise, stage presence, outward focus and commitment to their comedy-performance team. Counselors will assist in the development of original comedy sketches to be presented at a final showcase.

LIBERTYVILLE

  • SESSION ONE: 6/15-6/26
  • SESSION TWO: 6/29 - 7/10
  • SESSION THREE: 7/13 -7/24
  • SESSION FOUR: 7/27 - 8/7

Qualifications must include:

  • Be College age or older or High School graduate or equivalent and have completed the IP’s CIT program.
  • Experience performing or teaching Improv
  • Experience working with youth in a camp or classroom setting
  • Good character, integrity, adaptability, enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience, and self-control.

Applicants should be able to:

  • Must participate in staff orientation and training.
  • Assist in Transporting Campers to/from our Before and After Care Program
  • Address stressful situations with campers and parents.
  • Adapt to an extremely active environment and be on feet for most of the day
  • Lift up to 20 pounds
  • Set a good example for campers and others including cleanliness, punctuality, sportsmanship, and dress.
  • Encourage respect for personal property, camp equipment, and facilities.
  • Maintain good public relations with campers’ parents.
  • Inform the directors of any camper, parent, and / or staff problems.

To Apply:

Please submit headshot, cover letter and resume to info@improvplayhouse.com

Contact Info:
David Stuart
847-968-4529
Job Type: Freelance/Contract/Temp
Location: Libertyville, IL