Theater Facilitator Beacon
Job Details
El Puente Beacon Leadership Center - Brooklyn, NY


The El Puente Beacon Leadership Center in Williamsburg, Brooklyn is an arts and enrichment program for elementary and middle school youth. The leadership center works with youth in grades 1st – 8th.  The Beacon is part of El Puente, a community organization that also conducts advocacy, organizing and health & wellness activities for the community.  El Puente programs focus on the integration of a community consciousness and artistic development that allows its members to experience their creative potential while learning about social responsibility.



• Enthusiastic, Fun, and Energetic Person
• Teach the history of Hip-Hop Culture as well being well versed in the cultures current state in society

• Teach the techniques of acting and theater.

• Work with youth to prepare for shows, presentations, and performances.
• Design curriculum and script that integrates dance and theme-based projects/ performances.
• Lead team building activities, youth group discussions, group games, and leadership activities.
• Attend monthly staff and teaching artist meetings.
• Keep accurate records of youth attendance.
• Responsible for participant retention strategies & activities.
• Work with staff to mentor and support youth, as well as to create a safe, supervised, and welcoming environment
• Work with the rest of the staff to develop outreach and marketing strategies to recruit community members for program as needed (maintaining minimum attendance of 15-20 students per session)
• Work collaboratively with staff and youth in creating projects.



SALARY:  $30/hourly/10 hours per week

qualification/ requirements
  • Must Have experience teaching and working with kids. 
  • Must have a background in theater