Drama Rocket Teaching Opportunities

Current Openings for the 2019/2020 School Year:

Lead Pilot (Teaching Artist) for classes in Magnolia
Lead Pilot (Teaching Artist ) for classes in The Woodlands

Our Mission:
Drama Rocket is a theatre arts enrichment program that launches brave dreamers into the world by igniting creativity, supercharging self-confidence and boosting social skills. Our mission is to use drama as a tool to develop future creators who will stand out as leaders among their peers and provide innovative solutions to problems that are facing our fast-changing world.

What we do:
During the school year, Drama Rocket serves weekly theatre arts enrichment classes in preschools, elementary schools and intermediate schools located in the Greater Houston area including The Woodlands, Spring, Magnolia and beyond. In the summertime, Drama Rocket partners with other child enrichment companies to host unique combo camps that are designed to engage, educate and entertain!

Who we hire:
The Drama Rocket Crew consists of creative, happy, self-motivated, responsible, on-time, HIGH energy leaders who LOVE children and have a passion for teaching them how to develop invaluable life skills that will set them up for future success.

What we provide to our Drama Rocket Crew:
Drama Rocket curriculum and lesson plans, on-going training and classroom support, all materials necessary for a successful Drama Rocket class, including all props and costumes.

What you should know before applying: 

  • The Drama Rocket Crew is expected to provide a positive and nurturing environment each week where children feel safe and confident to express their thoughts and feelings through theatre arts enrichment.
  • Drama Rocket teaching positions are PART-TIME only, between 2-8 hours per week, and most classes meet in the afternoons between 2:45pm-5:oopm.
  • Drama Rocket classes meet on school campuses located in The Woodlands, Magnolia and Spring. Reliable transportation, a valid Driver's License and proof of auto insurance is required.
  • Before you apply for this position, please confirm that you are willing and able to commit to teaching for one full school year.
  • Previous teaching experience coupled with EXCELLENT classroom management skills are preferred.
  • Specific theatre training in acting, directing and teaching children, and/or previous camp counselor experience is a plus!

Are you ready for this mission?
Awesome! No phone calls, please. Send a cover letter and your resume to: imreadyformymission@dramarocket.com