Scholarships – Need-based scholarships are available. To apply, please fill out the application: Scholarship Application. You may also contact Executive Director, Susan Rohn for more information.
Exhibiting Artists – Please send resume/bio, artist statement, and three samples of current work to Susan Rohn, Executive Director.
Volunteers – We are always looking for volunteers. Ushers, help with organizing (art supplies, costumes, props, etc.), clean-up and turnaround between events, summer camps and many other areas. If you are someone who is willing to donate your time, and/ or a student who needs community service hours please contact us with your age (if under 18), what you are interested in helping with and your general availability. Your help is greatly appreciated!
Teaching Artists – 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 Teachers and Aides ongoing applications for the school year programs for aides and teachers are accepted. 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 Teachers and Aides Applications for Aides to assist in the daily running of summer camp and Teachers in all art forms 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. Most positions are filled by mid February, please contact Beverly Houck 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.
Theater Opportunities – Season Auditions
Want to work behind the scenes? Some of our upcoming productions are still finalizing their teams. If you are interested in: directing, music directing, choreography, set design, set construction, performance musicians, stage managing, props management, costume design, being a stitcher or front of house positions. Most positions paid as a stipend. Upcoming productions include touring shows, outdoor productions, and an indoor black box 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.
If applying for any design position, please include images of your previous work and notate which elements you were responsible for creating. All applicants should include at least 2 professional references. Please send all requested materials with a cover letter and resume to Beverly Houck.