Director of Education and Creative Engagement

The Director of Education and Creative Engagement is ultimately responsible for the management and supervision of all education and community engagement programming and staff. The Director of Education and Creative Engagement creates and facilitates educational curriculum, programming, and materials for all ages, in alignment with the presented performance season of the Auditorium Theatre and state and national arts standards. The person in this position is responsible for ensuring the successful facilitation of this programming in the theatre itself, in Chicago Public Schools, and at various community sites around the Chicagoland area.

The Director of Education and Creative Engagement is also responsible for the creation and facilitation of training and professional development, and preparing the hired artists and partner educators to facilitate all programming in line with the mission and expectations of the Auditorium Theatre.

Ideal candidates must possess:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience required.
  • Minimum 5-7 years prior experience in arts education or education field.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to create arts based curriculum and corresponding assessment tools.
  • Understanding of the Illinois Standards for the Arts and current education policy in Illinois.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail

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Ushers

The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, one of Chicago’s most prominent and legendary performance venues, is seeking outgoing, friendly, service-oriented, and energetic ushers to join our Front of House Team.

Ideal candidates must possess:

  • Previous customer service experience
  • The availability to work a flexible schedule that will include evening and weekend hours on a frequent basis
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional judgment and discretion
  • The ability to deal with a wide variety of personalities, both individually and collectively
  • The ability to deal calmly, rationally and tactfully in a creative, quick-paced and sometimes stressful environment
  • Ability to move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 25 pounds without assistance
  • Ability to stand, sit, and/or walk for an extended period of time or for an entire work shift.
  • Must be a minimum 18 years of age

Please email cover letter and resume to frontofhousejobs@auditoriumtheatre.org. Phone calls and emails regarding employment are not accepted. EOE.

Bartenders

The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, one of Chicago’s most prominent and legendary performance venues, is seeking outgoing, friendly, service-oriented, and energetic bartenders to join our Front of House Team.

Ideal candidates must possess:

  • Minimum of one year of previous bartending, customer service, and cash handling experience
  • General knowledge of beer, wine, and spirits
  • The availability to work a flexible schedule that will include evening and weekend hours on a frequent basis
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional judgment and discretion
  • The ability to deal with a wide variety of personalities, both individually and collectively
  • The ability to deal calmly, rationally, and tactfully in a creative, quick-paced, and sometimes stressful environment
  • Ability to move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 25 pounds without assistance
  • Ability to stand, sit, and/or walk for an extended period of time or for an entire work shift
  • Must be a minimum 21 years of age

Please email cover letter and resume to frontofhousejobs@auditoriumtheatre.org. EOE.