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Opportunities

Exhibiting Artists – Please send resume/bio, artist statement, and three samples of current work to Susan Rohn, Executive Director.

Upcoming Exhibit “Moving” (April 3-21) welcomes artists. Click here for more information.

Volunteers – We are always looking for volunteers. For mailings, summer camps, front of house (productions), and many other areas. If you are a student who needs community service hours or someone who can donate time, please call us. Your help is greatly appreciated! To inquire about volunteer positions, please call 610.376.1576.

Teaching – Teaching artist resumes are accepted on an ongoing basis in all disciplines. Please contact Susan Rohn, Executive Director with your interest. All teachers must have PA Child Abuse, Criminal History clearances, and FBI background checks to qualify for any of these positions.

Preschool also accepts ongoing applications for the school year programs for aides and teachers. All teachers must have PA Child Abuse, Criminal History clearances, and FBI background checks to qualify for any of these positions. For more information, please contact Elsa Mierzejewski.

Summer Camp –  We are accepting applications for Aides to assist in the daily running of summer camp and Teachers in all art forms. Some of the teaching positions are filled by year-round teaching artists, however resumes and applications are welcomed and will be reviewed. Everyone who works with children at the Yocum Institute must have PA Child Abuse, Criminal History clearances, and FBI background checks to qualify for any of these programs. Please contact Beverly Houck or for more information.

Outreach Programs – The Yocum Institute offers multi-discipline programs at offsite locations. The majority of these occur during school hours and/or immediately after school. The positions are part-time. Neighborhood Bridges requires a training/co-teaching period. All teachers must have PA Child Abuse, Criminal History clearances, and FBI background checks to qualify for any of these programs. For more information please contact Beverly Houck, Outreach Coordinator.

Theater Opportunities – Ongoing applications for actors are accepted. Please send your headshot & resume (as applicable) to Beverly Houck. Many performers receive, at minimum, a small stipend for participation.

We specifically soliciting applications and resumes for upcoming productions for set designers, set construction, performance musicians, stage managers, and costumers. Most positions receive a stipend. If applying for set design, please include images of your previous work and notate which elements you were responsible for creating. Please note, upcoming productions include touring shows, outdoor productions, and an indoor proscenium theater space.

The ideal candidate(s) will be able to adhere to a timeline, think abstractly, be self-motivated and directed, and have excellent communication skills. Please send a cover letter and resume to Beverly Houck.

Scholarships – We offer talent-based scholarship ensembles in theater, as well as need-based scholarships for our classes, camps, etc. Please call 610.376.1576 or e-mail Susan Rohn for more information. To apply for the need-based scholarship, click here for the application: Scholarship Application.