4 Apr 2019


 New York, New York County, New York, United States

Job Description

LaGuardia High School is hiring a leader for their incredible Theater Department.

Candidates must have significant real-world theater/entertainment experience & High School Assistant Principal educational degrees and certifications that meet or convert to the New York State requirements.

Applicants must also possess or obtain a New York State School Building Leader (SBL) certification.


Send resume and video link to productions here: Strong candidates will be invited to visit the program before the DOE closes the listing May 15th.

An Interim-Acting Principal will be hired this school year leading to a C30 interview in the fall for the full-time position.

The ideal candidate has extraordinary aptitude for teaching drama to talented and bright students; can manage a thriving Tech Theatre program; is a team leader; and is excellent at community fundraising, building relationships, and engaging with industry professionals, including LaGuardia alumni.

You will teach acting classes, manage the stellar faculty, oversee professional-quality productions throughout the year including the All School Musical, Rising Stars Talent Show, and the Theater Department’s Spring Drama Festival. These are full productions with auditions. Your Tech Theatre students are building the sets and the Instrumental Studio musicians accompany the performances.

***Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School for Music & Art and Performing Arts is the school the movie & TV show Fame is based on. It is the first dual-mission school in the nation to provide a publicly funded arts curriculum alongside a rigorous college preparatory education. Students are admitted based on talent, as demonstrated in a competitive audition, plus a review of their academic achievements. The school’s studios are Drama, Technical Theater, Dance, Instrumental & Vocal Music, and Fine Arts. LaGuardia has an international reputation for excellence. Our graduates’ serve as the most vivid proof of the value of our specialized programs. Our alumni have distinguished themselves in virtually every field including the arts, science, economics, and public service.**

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How to Apply

ARRANGE A TOUR BEFORE APPLYING in May. Send resume and video links here:  (You must make your own travel arrangements.) Applicants apply directly on Department of Education website when the link opens May 1 thru May 15 only! Application deadline: May 15, 2019 at 12 midnight EST. To apply: 

Bureaus: - National -. Job Categories: Full-Time. Job Types: Principal or Vice Principal. Salaries: 100,000 and above.

Job expires in 9 days.

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