Education associate job posting


Ashland Productions is currently hiring an Education Associate beginning September 2018.

Ashland is looking for a dynamic theatre professional interested in the role of Education Associate. The Education Associate will support the growth of Ashland's Education Programs including Ashland Collaborative Theatre (ACT!), Ashland Summer Camps, Workshops/Classes/Residencies and additional Education Programming. The Education Associate will also support front of house for featured shows as an occasional House Manager.

Hours will include some nights and weekends. With the exceptions of ACT! and Summer Camp seasons, hours are often flexible. The position will change quite a bit as we move through the education seasons from one program to the next.

The ideal candidate is comfortable with seeing projects through from beginning to end; working  in collaboration as well as independently; they also enjoy working with both adults and young people. They are creative, energetic and resourceful with a passion for education, theatre and youth.

This position will average 20 hours/week over the year with full time hours during the summer camp season.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manager on Duty for ACT! program

  • ACT! Director for two casts

  • Assistant Camp Director

  • Artistic Director for one-week camps 

  • House Manager for 20 featured show performances

  • Additional support responsibilities as assigned for all education programming including: supervision, teaching and administrative support. 

To apply, send a resume and cover letter to Education Director Amanda Hestwood (amanda@ashlandproductions.org). Submission deadline is September 1st or until position is filled. Contact Amanda with any questions.