The successful candidate will have a minimum of a bachelor's degree in Theatre, master's preferred, and 3-years teaching experience at the Middle and High School levels and will be responsible for:
Teaching 3 Middle School courses of Theatre Arts (grades 6, 7, and 8)
Teaching 2 Upper School courses of Theatre Arts (Beginning Theatre Arts; Advanced Theatre Arts)
Directing 3 Shows (Middle School Show; Upper School Show; Middle & Upper School 10 Minute Plays)
Overseeing Middle and Upper School student participation in the National Shakespeare Competition (Shakespeare Monologues) and The Cappies program
Candidates who meet these criteria should send a cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, résumé and a list of at least three current references to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “Theatre Arts Teacher and Director” in the subject headline.
About Oakcrest School
Oakcrest School in partnership with parents challenges girls in grades 6-12 to develop their intellect, character, faith and leadership potential to succeed in college and throughout their lives.
Oakcrest, an independent school, educates the whole person. Inspired by the teachings of the Catholic Church and the spirituality of Opus Dei, we weave together a rich liberal arts curriculum, character development, one-on-one advising and service to create a vibrant environment that graduates confident young women—young women who will make a difference in all they choose to do.
PORTRAIT OF AN OAKCREST GRADUATE
Oakcrest recognizes the vocation of women as trustees of humanity* and provides a culture of freedom and responsibility in which young women thrive. The joy that comes from knowing she is a child of God impels our graduate to positively impact family and society through:
An understanding of faith and a commitment to personal friendship with God
Academic excellence that drives her to pursue lifelong learning
The ability to recognize and articulate truth, and the courage to stand by it
Self-knowledge that informs her growth in virtue
A love for beauty in the world, and a sense of responsibility to sustain and create it
Leadership and a spirit of collaboration that inspire her to serve
* Saint John Paul II, Apostolic Letter, On the Dignity and Vocation of Women, n. 30