We regularly seek versatile educators and artistic visionaries to fill a variety of short term and long term positions. Our coaches must be able and willing to teach a variety of levels across all of our programs: Social Circus, Advance Youth, Recreational Adult, Discipline Intensive, and Professional Track. Adaptive teaching experience to meet the needs for all bodies is a plus.
If you are looking for a vibrant small town community to call home surrounded by some of the best coaches in the country at the largest long running non-profit, professional circus center in the U.S. – NECCA is the place for you.
At the New England Center for Circus Arts, we are more than a place to land between gigs. We are a place to grow your career. We believe in staff development, internal promotion, staff support and community. And we are looking for coaches who want to establish their careers and their lives here in beautiful Southern Vermont within a few hours drive from Boston, New York City, and Montreal.
We are currently looking for professional coaches with experience who can teach both professional and recreational level ground acrobatics and aerials, including traditional circus disciplines for adults.
Skill sets we are interested in include:
- Vertical aerial (rope, fabric, sling, static cloud swing)
- Bar aerial (lyra, static trapeze, dance trapeze, swinging trapeze)
- Tumbling & trampoline / tramp wall
- Flexibility / contortion
- Hand balancing
- Partner acrobatics / sports acro / hand-to-hand
- Flying trapeze (line holding and catching)
- Swinging trapeze & cloud swing
- Clown & physical theater
- Plus teeterboard, chinese pole, russian barre, juggling / manipulation, hoop diving, hula hoop, tight wire, balancing, german wheel, cyr wheel, rola bola, and more!
- Administrative skills including scheduling, student liaison, etc
Start Date: We are hiring for positions starting ASAP, June 2022 and Sept 2022. Must be able to legally work in the US. Please send a resume & cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Large circus school in Southern Vermont is looking for coaches with gymnastics, tumbling, sport acro, conditioning, flexibility, parkour, and/or trampoline experience for daytime hours coaching adults. High level aerial coaches are also encouraged to apply. Must be able to work legally in the United States and be within a commuting distance to Brattleboro. Please submit your resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
Flying Trapeze Program Director
NECCA is looking for a Flying Trapeze Program Director to join their team. This person should have several years of experience with flying trapeze coaching, be organized and be passionate about supporting beginners through more advanced students in their trapeze journey. They should be capable of running a board and holding lines – catching is a plus. The program director should also have experience with staff training, including teaching line holding and catching. Experience with Google Apps for Business including Google Drive, Google Sheets, Google Docs and GMail is a plus. This is a part time position – however, NECCA is also looking for staff for our acrobatics and circus arts programs, and our administrative team, which can be combined with the Flying Trapeze Program Director for more hours.
Hours vary, but will include weekday nights, and some weekend days. Must be able to legally work in the US.
The application period has been extended to Jan 1, 2022. Please submit your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Admin Team, many of whom are artists themselves, bring their organizational skills and “behind the scenes” experiences to support and sustain the mission of NECCA. Join us!
Check back soon for more openings.
Nationally renowned circus training facility, New England Center for Circus Arts, is in search of our next Director of Facilities and Rigging. Applicants should have 2-3 years experience in professional circus rigging, show production and/or technical production skills, facility maintenance and/or management, and supervisory experience. Teaching/training experience is a plus. This full time salaried position will oversee all facility and rigging operations at NECCA, spanning multiple programs, two facilities and multiple productions throughout the year. We are looking for a team player who exhibits values of respect, inclusion, professionalism, excellence and a caring community. Must be available some nights and weekends for rigging inspections and production oversight. Must reside or be willing to relocate to the Tri State area (VT, NH, MA) near our beautiful town of Brattleboro, VT. Some organizational benefits are provided.
Send resume/CV and Letter of Interest to the attention of the Executive Director to email@example.com.
Interested professionals should send their resume in English accompanied by a cover letter, indicating role(s) of interest, availability, two professional references and one personal reference to firstname.lastname@example.org. All candidates must agree to adhere to our mission and values.
New England Center for Circus Arts (NECCA) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on race, gender/gender identity, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, or physical ability.”