Bainbridge Performing Arts (BPA) seeks Director of Education

Bainbridge Performing Arts is looking for an energetic, creative person to lead BPA’s thriving Theatre Education Program for students of all ages. The successful candidate will help to maintain current momentum and will continue to grow and shape all of BPA’s educational programs.

Responsibilities include hiring and supervising teaching staff, interacting with parents, maintaining registration information, acquiring and adapting plays for student performances, creating comprehensive theater curriculum, attending Education Committee meetings, occasional board meetings and fundraisers, and participating in marketing efforts. In addition, as part of the position, the Director of Education will teach at least one class per session. Prior theater education/direction and personnel management experience, in addition to extraordinary personal integrity are required. A degree in theatre or education is strongly preferred.

This is a flexible full time position with hours that may include occasional nights and weekends, is benefit eligible, and is located on Bainbridge Island, WA. Application materials will be accepted through August 22, 2013. For a complete job description or to apply for the position, please contact Dominique Cantwell, Executive Director at 200 Madison Ave. N, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110, or

Bainbridge Performing Arts (BPA) is a non-profit community performing arts center including a theater, a symphony orchestra, a variety of comedy, dance, musical and other performances, and theater education programs for children, teenagers, and adults.

BPA is supported, in part, by Bainbridge Community Foundation and One Call for All.

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