Visiting Artist, Theater Department, 2019-2020 School Year (part-time position beginning August 22)

Wellan Montessori School | Newton Centre, MA, United States

Posted Date 7/03/2019

Position Overview:

Wellan Montessori School in Newton Centre, MA (formerly Newton Montessori School) is looking for a Visiting Artist to help run its Drama Program for the 2019-2020 school year.  Responsibilities for this part-time (20-25 hrs per week) position include teaching Drama in Grades 1-6, collaborating with other faculty to lead the after school Drama Club, and doing daily recess supervision with other teachers.  The position can be structured as either a 5-day M-F schedule or a 3-day MWF schedule.  Hours are generally mid-morning to early afternoon, with extended days on Wednesdays and on special performance days. 


Position Details:

  • This is a part-time position (no benefits) for the 2019-2020 school year.
  • Expected hours will average 20-25 hrs per week.
  • Salary is competitive/commensurate with experience.



  • Experience teaching drama to and directing plays with children ages 6-14.
  • At least 3 professional references.
  • Bachelor's Degree or beyond in related field.




  • Professional performing arts experience.
  • Master's Degree in a related field.


 About Wellan Montessori School

Wellan Montessori School is a joyful, academically-rich learning environment in which each member is supported and challenged to discover strengths and explore opportunities. We empower children, families, and staff to reach their fullest potential as passionate life-long learners who are confident, independent thinkers, and caring, responsible contributors toward peace in our world. Learn more at Conveniently located near the Newton Centre T-stop.

Wellan Montessori School believes that each individual is entitled to equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, pregnancy, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, military service, application for military service, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected under federal or Massachusetts law. The School will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law. The School's equal employment opportunity practices extend to recruitment, hiring, job assignment, compensation, benefits, transfer, promotion, training, discipline, and all other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

Montessori Credentials Held
Credential Required (level not specified)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Specialty/Auxilliary Classroom Instructor
Position Type
Part-Time (academic year)
Phone(617) 969-4488

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