About this Opportunity!
Drama Instructor Part-Time
Littleton - Buck Recreation Center
$12.25 - $18.00 per hour
Do you have a passion for teaching? Are you an exemplary teacher who
loves enriching the lives of others? Then this is the opportunity for
you! As part of the Arts & Enrichment program, the Drama
Instructor will work with students to learn the art of age appropriate
theater performance using voice, movement, characterization and
improvisation in a variety of classes and productions for youth ages
5-16 years. Must be prepared, creative and energized while providing a
safe learning environment.
Our Ideal Candidate
* Prior experience teaching art and/or enrichment is highly
* Current AED/CPR and First Aid certifications
* Ability to develop and maintain a positive work
relationship with program participants, parents of children, and
* Will be able to communicate effectively with children,
parents of children, and staff.
* Must have the ability to
visually and audibly supervise children in a variety of
* Must be highly motivated and take direction well
with excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
have knowledge of child care programming; recreation and its
application; safety and emergency first-aid procedures; program
management; and customer service principles.
Arts & Enrichment Instructor I
(Rate: $12.25 - $15.93 per hour)
Must be at least twenty
one (21) years of age with a high school diploma or
One (1) year experience in theater instruction.
Prefer theater degree.
Must possess and maintain a valid
Driver's License or the ability to obtain one within thirty (30) days
of employment. Must be insurable by the District carrier at the onset
and for the duration of employment.
Arts & Enrichment Instructor II
(Rate: $13.84 - $18.00 per hour)
Must be at least twenty
one (21) years old with a high school diploma or equivalent.
Must have at least three (3) years of teaching
Must possess and maintain a valid Driver's License or
the ability to obtain one within thirty (30) days of employment. Must
be insurable by the District carrier at the onset and for the duration
Necessary Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of stage performance, stage directing experience,
ability to successfully work with youth and a repertoire of skits and
Able to appropriately engage youth with skill
building activities and promote fun in a recreation
Communicate effectively with Arts and Enrichment
Ability to establish and maintain effective working
relationships with employees and patrons.
Must have excellent
verbal and written communication skills.
Must be flexible and
able to handle multiple tasks and conflicting priorities.
The ability to successfully complete a background check
including but not limited to criminal history search is required.
The job description above covers the main duties of this position.
Please note, as a team member, there may be additional
responsibilities that are required to meet ongoing needs of the department.
Perks of Employment at South Suburban
* FREE use of our recreation/fitness centers, swimming pools,
and ice arena
* Discounts on recreation classes and golf
(applicable to employees working 14+ hours/week)
for training and promotion from within
* Flexible schedules
Our mission is to foster healthy living through stewardship of
the environment, parks, trails, and open space by providing
recreational services and programs.
We serve residents in Bow Mar, Columbine Valley, Centennial west of
I-25, Littleton, Lone Tree and Sheridan and unincorporated portions of
Douglas, Jefferson and Arapahoe counties. We operate four full-service
recreation centers, golf courses, outdoor pools and restaurants, two
ice centers and miniature golf courses, and a BMX track, a sports
dome, batting cages, an entertainment center, a hotel and a nature
center. In addition, we maintain nearly 3,800 acres of developed and
open space land, including 119 multi-purpose athletic fields, more
than 100 parks, nearly 80 miles of trails, 60 playgrounds, 56 tennis
courts, and the 880-acre South Platte Park.