The Operations Manager provides administrative, financial, staffing, and logistical leadership to The Unusual Suspects. This position must be independent, focused, and self-directed, while also very detail-oriented. The Operations Manager must be a problem solver and be able to work with all staff, contractors, and partners within their role. The position works independently to manage office administrative tasks and supports the work of the Executive Director, Program Director, and Development Director as needed. Position reports to the Executive Director.
Teaching Artists should have demonstrated experience in theatre arts or playwriting disciplines (Bachelor’s degree, MFA or related training preferred) and a minimum of 2 years experience teaching school-aged children in public school settings. Teaching Artists experienced in creating safe learning environments to foster pro-social development, modeling positive behavior, and supporting participant accomplishments, no matter how large or small. The candidate should be comfortable interacting with school administrators and teachers. Strong oral and written communication skills and an ability to work as a part of a team are necessary.