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This summer Shakespeare in Action in partnership with the Canadian Stage will offer our annual Shakespeare for Kids Summer Camp in High Park.

Each summer camp culminates in a performance of a Shakespeare play on the High Park Community Stage! Groundlings (ages 7 - 10) will work on "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and King's Company (ages 11 - 14) will work on "As You Like It."

Job Description

Shakespeare in Action, with the support of Service Canada Canada Summer Jobs grant, is looking to hire talented, enthusiastic staff for our 2018 Summer Camps.

Dates: June 18th - July 27th

Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:00pm

Salary: $14.50

Requirements:
The successful candidate will:

- Be between 18 - 30 years of age
- Be a full-time college or university student in the previous year
- Be returning to full-time studies in the fall
- Be able to commit to the full term of employment
- Have some experience working in leadership roles with youth ages 7-14
- Have skills and training relevant to the role for which they are applying (see Roles Available below)
- Be able to provide a Vulnerable Sector Police Reference Check

Additional assets include:

- A passion for theatre arts and education
- First Aid training
- Ability to think on their feet
- Ability to have fun while working hard

Additional Info:

Assistant Director *two positions available*
- Will work with youth aged 7-14
- Will provide some administrative assistance
- Will work with the Kid's Camp Director for the planning and running of rehearsals and other activities

Stage Manager
- Will assist with the rehearsal and performance of both The Groundlings (age 7 - 10) and King's Company (age 11 - 14) camp performances
- Will provide some administrative assistance

Stage / Costume Designer
- will work with youth aged 7 - 14, facilitating and assisting with the building and construction of set and costume elements for the show
- Will provide some administrative assistance
- Will work with the Kid's Camp Director for the planning and running of rehearsals and other activities

Video & Media Assistant
- Will have skills in still photography and film
- Will be able to work with Final Cut Pro
- Will provide some administrative assistance

How to Apply:
Please submit a cover letter and resume to David di Giovanni, at education@shakespeareinaction.org before midnight on Friday, May 18th, 2018.

Posted by: Shakespeare in Action
For more information: http://www.shakespeareinaction.org/

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