Interested in joining our roster of performers and teaching artists? ThinkBIG! company members are consummate artists who share a common passion for arts-in-education and giving back to the larger community through the use of our talents. Typically, teaching artists come to ThinkBIG! with a background in arts integration and experience working in schools and with children and their families. We are always looking for creative ways to weave the arts with learning, and we love making new friends.
Performing and Teaching Artist Job Description and Responsibilities:
Create arts-integrated projects and lessons with a collaborating classroom teacher that will teach students arts specific skills while supporting academic content through the arts.
Co-teach arts integrated lessons with collaborating classroom teachers.
Participate in any scheduled planning meetings.
Document lesson planning and student progress.
Support classroom and school-wide norms.
Maintain a safe learning environment by partnering with teacher to manage classroom.
Participate in the ThinkBIG! community by attending the HAVEN Annual Meeting and professional development sessions.
Communicate regularly with administrative staff of ThinkBIG! Theater Arts.
Salary range is based on number of classes or performances assigned.
Interested artists should email a resume, headshot, and sample descriptions of any programs you may have to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please, no phone calls.