Improv Camp Instructor

  • Contract / Stipend
  • Chicago
  • June 29, 2024

Website Improv Playhouse

Training and Entertaining

The Improv Playhouse is seeking Improv Comedy Camp Counselors/Instructors for Summer 2024!

We offer performing arts camps in the Libertyville area for ages 8-18 from 6/10 – 8/05.

We are seeking dynamic, high-energy instructors who are passionate about inspiring students and having fun! This is a paid position, commensurate with experience. Teaching or camp counselor experience is preferred. Improv Camp creates a sense of play though theatre games that build up each camper’s spontaneity, self-concept, poise, stage presence, outward focus and commitment to their comedy-performance team. Counselors will assist in the development of original comedy sketches to be presented at a final showcase.

Qualifications must include:

Be College age or older or High School graduate or equivalent and have completed the IP’s CIT program.
Experience performing or teaching Improv
Experience working with youth in a camp or classroom setting Good character, integrity, adaptability, enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience, and self-control.
Applicants should be able to
Must participate in staff orientation and training.
Assist in Transporting Campers to/from our Before and After Care Program
Address stressful situations with campers and parents.
Adapt to an extremely active environment and be on feet for most of the day
Lift up to 20 pounds Set a good example for campers and others including cleanliness, punctuality, sportsmanship, and dress.
Encourage respect for personal property, camp equipment, and facilities.
Maintain good public relations with campers’ parents.
Inform the directors of any camper, parent, and / or staff problems.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary
Pay: $12.50 – $27.00 per hour

Instructions to Apply:

Please send resume and headshot to office@improvplayhouse.com

To apply for this job email your details to office@improvplayhouse.com

Pay Rate/Range*: $15-25/hour
Organization Address: 116 W Lake St, Libertyville IL 60048
Organization Contact Name: David Stuart
Organization Email Contact: office@improvplayhouse.com