Educational Assistant- Theater Department (Part-time)
Posted: June 8, 2021
Level: Part-time Educational Assistant
Hours: Part-time Up to17 hours per week
Job Posting: NVCC 21-13
Closing Date: Applications will be accepted until the position is
filled, with materials submitted Thursday, July 8th, 2021 receiving
Naugatuck Valley Community College
750 Chase Pkwy, Waterbury, CT 06708
Currently, this position is both on-ground and online as we
continue to face the challenges of COVID. In the future, without
COVID concerns, the schedule may continue to be both on-ground and
ANTICPATED STARTING DATE:
The Educational Assistant in the NVCC Theater department is
responsible for assisting the full-time theater faculty in
coordinating and promoting theater department classes, lessons,
performances, staged readings, and showcases. The Assistant will
also be responsible for tutoring students in audition and
performance preparation, as well as assisting theater and musical
theater students in the various theatre performance groups. The
Assistant will also assist the theater faculty with recruiting,
retention, and advising efforts. Incumbents must possess a proven
ability to effectively work with a culturally, linguistically, and
ethnically diverse faculty, staff, and student. They are expected
to have excellent oral and written communication skills along with
strong Information technology literacy skills such as Microsoft
Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Teams, etc.)
Associate Degree in a related field; or a combination of education,
training, and experience which would lead to the competencies
required for the successful performance of the position’s essential
Applicants who do not meet the minimum qualifications as stated are
encouraged to put in writing precisely how their background and
experience have prepared them for the responsibilities of this
position and by providing appropriate references. Exceptions to the
degree requirements may be made for compelling reasons.
EXAMPLE OF DUTIES:
- Experience in tutoring and advising Theater students.
- Experience in Educational Theater.
- Professional and/or Community Theater experience.
Under the direction of the Theater Faculty, the Educational
Assistant in the Theater department t is responsible for the
- Assisting in the scheduling and monitoring of theatre practice
spaces, some theater equipment and scripts.
- Coordinate with the Theater faculty to create a schedule of
classes for each Semester.
- Tutoring (assisting Theater students during office hours in
audition preparation and practice).
- Scheduling theater students for retention meetings and
- Administrative Assistance for Theater faculty in
marketing/promotion of theater and musical theater events,
communicating with the area high schools; as well answer the
department telephone, email, and mail.
- Assisting with the copying and distribution of scripts and
other materials to be used in the theater department
The Educational Assistant in the NVCC Theater department must be
flexible and available to work on occasional evenings with
adjustments made to their schedule to stay within the maximum of 17
This posting includes qualifications, experience, and skills but is
not limited to the full specifications stated in the job
To apply you must submit a cover letter and resume via the NVCC
Careers Portal at:
Current Job Openings (nv.edu)
Incomplete applications or those submitted after the closing
date will not be considered and links to other sources to view
resumes are not acceptable.
All employment, if offered, is contingent upon proof of
citizenship or employability under the requirement of the
Immigration and Control Act (IRCA) and the successful passing of a
background check. CSCU is committed to providing a safe campus
community. Background investigations include reference checks, a
criminal history record check and, when appropriate, a financial
(credit) report or driving history check.
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