Director of Education
Full Time
Start date: November/December 2022

Weathervane Playhouse (Akron) is seeking a Director of Education to oversee all aspects of its educational programming.  Core responsibilities include overall development, organization, operation, and coordination of education programming; supervising and hiring teaching artists and interns; developing curriculum; creating and maintaining educational partnerships; supporting the Marketing Director’s management of marketing and outreach for education programs, setting and managing an annual budget with the support of the Director of Finance.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Theatre, Arts Administration, Education, or equivalent.
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience.
  • Self-motivated individual.
  • Able to work well in a team-oriented workplace.
  • Manage and hire teaching artists. 
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and Outlook.
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Flexibility, creativity, and dedication to serving the needs of the education program

Salary & Schedule:  Education Director is a full-time, exempt position. Salary is commensurate with experience. Benefits include health care, dental plan, vision plan, paid vacation/PTO, short and long-term disability plans, life insurance, and simple IRA with a match. Some weekend and evening hours.

To Apply: To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and statement of educational philosophy to

Posted 10/31/22