Westfield Public Schools
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DRAMA CLUB ADVISOR/MUSICAL DIRECTOR


Westfield High School
Westfield Public Schools
Westfield, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 4042708 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: September 21, 2022 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
Seeking qualified applicants for the following at Westfield High School.

JOB OVERVIEW:
This position oversees the drama club, acting instruction and overall artistic design of the Spring Musical Production. This person shall deliver all acting and blocking instruction to the cast during regularly scheduled drama club meetings.. This person shall also coordinate with the Vocal Director, Pit Director, and Choreographer communicating specific visions, intended outcomes, and deadlines for each role. You will also coordinate and implement all rehearsal schedules and time frames, sharing all schedules with school administration. You will be responsible for recommending a Choreographer as well as coordinating rehearsal days, time frames, and expectations with them. You will also be responsible for coordinating all prop, costume, and make-up plans and procedures .You shall oversee all matters monetary, including: securing the rights to the show the establishment of a production budget handling of the Drama Club budget implementation of ticket sales and procedures coordinating the sale of ads, patrons and any other fundraisers inclusion of student officers in all of these processes submitting a final accounting of all expenses and income from the musical
You shall also be responsible for coordinating all advertising of the production including any in-school promotions, community outreach, and coordination of the playbook/program and posters as well as the creation of a master rehearsal schedule.

REPORTS TO: Building Principal


Performance in this position will be evaluated in accordance with the provisions of the Westfield School Committee policy on evaluation.

This position subject to funding

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1


Welcome to Westfield High School!

Mission Statement The mission of Westfield High School is to provide students with experiences that contributeto a solid foundation of knowledge, skills, and attitudes on which students can build responsible, fulfilling,self-directed lives. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Academic Expectations Demonstrate the ability to read, write and communicate effectively. Demonstrate the ability to think critically. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Social Expectation Recognize the value of a healthy and productive lifestyle. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Civic Expectation Demonstrate respect for our diverse society. Appreciate the importance of and contribute

Equal Opportunity Employer
Westfield Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
<b>ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:</b> Work is generally conducted within school building. Ability to travel throughout the school building is necessary. Position involves sitting and the ability to travel from one place to another within the office. Work is moderate in nature with regular lifting of up to 25 pounds and occasional lifting of up to 50 pounds with some pulling and pushing or reaching above, generally of desk and file drawers. Frequent use of hands to operate keyboards and telephones and other office equipment. Regular attendance is an essential function of this job.
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    This employer has requested that all applicants answer the following questions. It is highly recommended that you type any essays in a word processing program, save them, and then paste them on the proceeding job application page.
    1. Please explain how your past personal and professional experience make you a quality candidate for the position for which you are applying.
    Short Essay (Answer limited to 600 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information
    Daniel Paquette, Assistant Principal
    177 Montgomery Road
    Westfield, Massachusetts 01085
    Phone: 413-572-6463
    Fax: 413-572-6346
    Email: daniel.paquette@schoolsofwestfield.org