Overview

QUALIFICATIONS:

Master’s Degree in Theater or related field required.
One (1) year of experience in box office management or theater/performing arts center management       required.
Experience with internet and online ticket and event data entry required.
Teaching experience in a college setting preferred.
Pleasing personality; enthusiastic, positive attitude; evidence of trustworthiness and ethical conduct;       effective human relations skills.

 

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Ability to keep records and create reports.
Competency in the use of current computer technologies.
Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills.
Commitment to all students, including those of diverse cultures and ethnic backgrounds.
Proven leadership and successful problem solving skills.
Ability to work independently.
Ability to deal effectively with students, employees, and the public.
Willingness to work a flexible schedule to meet the program needs, possibly on evenings and weekends.
Familiarity and willingness to employ current pedagogical, instructional, and assessment methods in teaching college students.
Coursework, teaching experience, or other demonstrated familiarity with technology in the classroom.
Experience teaching distance education courses.
A commitment to the teaching-learning process of the community college and the open-door admission process.

 

DUTIES:
Oversees booking, planning, implementing of safety requirements, and evaluating programming           for the Wallace Hall Fine Arts Center, under the supervision of the Division Chair of Fine Arts.
Trains lighting and sound technicians to operate technical theatrical equipment.
Provides recommendations for technical theatrical equipment updates and maintenance.
Oversees the awarding of Theater scholarships and advises Theater students.
Collaborates with Characters Entertainment in Theatrical Productions that include Gadsden State students.
Oversees stage management of events.
Maintains appropriate records for the Fine Arts Center.
Assists in the preparation of purchase order requests.
Responsible for event data entry and online box office management.
Publicizes auditorium availability for College and community events.
Organizes and maintains office and theater equipment as required.
Assists with public relations pertaining to Wallace Hall Fine Arts Center, including print, website, and social media.
Assists with training, supervision, scheduling, and evaluation of part-time employees, including technicians, box office operators, security officers, housekeeping, and patron service assistants.
Collaborates with Music and Theater programs for special performances.
Coordinates school visits for Theatrical and Musical performances.
Coordinates and supervises performances of guest artists and/or touring shows.
Provides superior customer service to all internal and external clients.
Networks with local industry, local communities, educational and relevant organizations, and the public.
Complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act in assisting patrons with disabilities.
Assists with meetings as appropriate.
Works to build capacity to strategically grow the program.
Instructs two Theater courses per semester (Fall, Spring, and Summer).
Teaches in a wide variety of settings and time frames to include day, evening, and weekend.
Manages courses through systematic use of syllabi and accurate reports of students’ class performance, attendance, and grades.
Assists in curriculum development and review/selection of instructional materials.
Attends divisional and full-faculty meetings, as well as training sessions and graduations.
Engages in assessment of student learning outcomes and program assessment.
Pursues continued professional development.
Serves on College committees as assigned.
Complies with all policies of the Alabama Community College System and the College.
Performs related work as assigned.

 

Note: The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the essential functions that will be required of positions given this title and should not be construed as a declaration of specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees will be assigned specific job-related duties through their hiring departments. Specific job-related duties assigned by hiring departments shall be consistent with the representative essential functions listed above and shall not be construed as expanding a particular position’s role, scope, FLSA status, or grade.

PROJECTED STARTING DATE:

September 2019

 

SALARY:

Salary Schedule C-3 – $45,000 – $60,000

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

Friday, August 30, 2019 – 11:30 A.M.

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Only complete application packages will be given consideration for employment.  Complete package consists of (a) Gadsden State Community College application, (b) letter of interest, (c) current resume, (d) copies of transcripts of postsecondary education; and (e) one-page statement of teaching philosophy.

 

Application materials must provide documentation that the applicant meets all minimum qualifications.

 

Send to:

Director of Human Resources

Gadsden State Community College

P. O. Box 227

Gadsden, AL 35902-0227

(256) 549-8236

Applicant must adhere to the College’s prescribed interview schedule and must travel at their own expense.

Application materials are considered privileged and confidential and will be used for employment purposes only.

 

 

Gadsden State Community College is an equal opportunity employer.

It is the official policy of the Alabama Community College System, including postsecondary institutions

under the control of the Board of Trustees, that no person in Alabama shall, on the grounds of race, color, disability, sex,

religion, creed, national origin, age, or other classification protected by Federal or State law, be excluded from participation

in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program, activity or employment.

Gadsden State will make reasonable accommodations for qualified disabled applicants or employees.

More than one position in the same job classification may be filled from the applicants for this position should

another vacancy occur during the search process.

The College reserves the right to withdraw this job announcement at any time prior to the awarding.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon a satisfactory criminal background investigation.

This employer participates in E-Verify.

To apply for this job email your details to kcobb@gadsdenstate.edu