Education & Community Programs Manager

Department: Education & Community Programs
Reports To: Director of Education & Community Programs
The Education & Community Programs Manager oversees Education & Community Programs activities for The Broad Stage both on site and with community partners. The Manager oversees The Broad Stage K-14 Programs and provides leadership in the field of arts education. This position oversees the Program Coordinator, Production Assistant(s) and Intern(s) and reports to the Director of Education & Community Programs.
  • Support Director of Education & Community Programs in building relationships with community partners, including Santa Monica College and Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District.
  • Represent Education & Community Programs at The Broad Stage at internal and external events.
  • Oversee content, staffing, budget and implementation of the Student Matinee program.  
  • Create and manage program structure of Teaching/Artist Collaborative (TAC).
  • Write K-14 curriculum in collaboration with the Education & Community Programs team, TAC and consultants in accordance with California State and VAPA Standards.
  • Oversee content and facilitation for Professional Development Workshops.  
  • Supervise and evaluate program data and demographic collection for the season.
  • Interface with colleagues in the field to ensure all programs remain at the cutting edge of the industry standard.
  • Prepare annual budget with Director of Education & Community Programs and COO; budget oversite tracking and reporting all department spending.
  • Generate and maintain contact lists and relations with SMMUSD and SMC administration, schools/departments and teachers.
  • Coordinate the creation of curriculum video content in relation to Student Matinees and department programs.
  • Contribute written content for all Education & Community Programs marketing and outreach materials.
  • Collaborate with Marketing Department on print pieces, website pages, photographic needs, ticket offers to community, social media; interface with graphic designers to ensure high standard and completion of materials.
  • Guide grant writer(s) on program content and grant fulfillment objectives.
  • Support Marketing and Development in new/existing patron and member relations and acquisition.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Director of Education & Community Programs.
  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree or work experience in related field; Master’s degree favored, but not required.               
  • Minimum three years arts education experience within a performing arts organization, museum, school or other non-profit setting. 
  • Experience writing curriculum; arts integration, social emotional learning and social justice platforms.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English. Fluency in Spanish is a plus.
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Adobe Design Suite. Experience with PatronManager a plus.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic and deadline-oriented setting. 
  • Self-motivated, independent and community driven.
  • Willing to working evening and weekend performances and events as assigned.
This is a full-time exempt position, with health benefits, 401K, paid vacation and holidays.
Interested candidates should e-mail resume, cover letter and salary requirements to: 

The Broad Stage is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.