Summer Camp Manager - Music Theatre Day Camps (NW Chicago)
WINDY CITY PERFORMS
Chicago's fastest growing Conservatory for young artists seeks a Summer Camp Manager
This is a summer contract, beginning June 1, thru August 15.
Duties include managing all the logistics of our summer camps, coordinating and attending details of preschool and elementary final showings, being the teacher point person for issues, questions, support, etc., and being the face of WCP, especially on opening days at camp for parents.
Our camps are performance-based, all programs end in a semi- or fully-produced show (the Youth & Teen programs end in ticketed public performances). Camps run during the daytime hours, mostly on weekdays. Work hours between 8:15am and 4:30pm, depending on the session. Some evening and weekend hours will be required, especially during the final weeks of our Youth and Teen camps. Camps take place at our theatre and a local satellite location in Jefferson Park (just steps from the Blue Line stop).
We are seeking a dynamic, energetic, resourceful, uber-organized Manager for this exciting position. Should have previous teaching experience, previous success working with parents, exceptional communication & administrative skills, and wide-open availability during the summer.
This position could lead to more teaching or administrative work in our company in the Fall and beyond.
This is a stipended position, competitive with similar companies and positions in Chicago.