Costume Construction Instructor
Depends on Qualifications
Speech and Drama - Productions
State Fair Community College is an accessible, learning-centered institution,
enriching its students and community by providing skills, knowledge and
perspectives essential for a changing world.
This position will be providing instruction in Theatre Arts on the State Fair
Community College campus for THE 122- costume construction.
Examples of Duties / Knowledge & Skills
Teaching the full range of costume construction techniques throughout the
Participating in student mentoring in Costume Construction.
Communicating effectively and professionally with students and staff.
Teaching assignments in a variety of instructional settings and times,
including evening and/or weekends, on-line or off-campus and large group
instruction classes as needed.
Otherwise fulfilling all of the duties and responsibilities of instructors as
required by State Fair Community College.
Minimum qualifications & Requirements
All candidates must have evidence of responsiveness to and understanding of
the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity,
sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, as
these factors relate to the need for equity-minded practice within the
Masters or Master of Fine Arts in Costume Design/Technology or Construction
Bachelors or Bachelor of Fine Arts in drama/theater arts/performance AND
at least 3 years of professional theatre experience in the world of Costuming.
5-7 years of Professional Theatre experience in Costuming and Professional
Experience and skill with addressing issues of equity in the classroom;
· Willingness to examine and remediate ones instructional, relational, and
classroom practices to more effectively engage and support racially
· Experience working with a diverse student population;
· Masters of Fine Arts degree in Costume Design or Construction, combined
with significant professional experience;
Extent of knowledge and proficiency of various techniques of costume design
and construction and makeup for stage production;
· Demonstrated knowledge and proficiency in digital costume design and in
various costuming periods and styles;
· Extent of knowledge of or experience teaching costume design and makeup
application, oral interpretation, theatre history and theatre appreciation;
· Demonstrated ability to work with a budget;
· General knowledge of theatrical technical production;
· Knowledge of current assessment methods and materials;
· Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with students, faculty and
· Related work and professional experience;
· Potential for contribution to institutional vitality and growth; and
Knowledge of the community college and its mission and goals.
Salary: Salary for 3 credits of adjunct work is $1725 for the semester.
Completed applications will include SFCC application, cover letter, resume and
unofficial transcripts. (Official transcripts will be required upon offer and
acceptance of the position.)
AA Statement: SFCC is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of State
Fair Community College not to discriminate on the basis of race, color,
religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, ancestry, national
origin, or veteran status in its educational programs, activities or
employment as required by law in regard to admissions, awarding financial aid,
access to courses and programs, and all student services as well as the
recruitment, admission and retention of students.
As part of our enduring commitment to inclusive excellence on our campus,
State Fair Community College, is a member of the Greater Missouri Higher
Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC). HERC supports job seekers through
the higher education job search process and it supports institutions in their
efforts to create inclusive recruitment, hiring, and retention practices for
staff and faculty.
Part time faculty employees receive 3 credit hours of tuition waiver per
semester they teach. see policy and regulation if hired.
State Fair Community College
3201 West 16th Street
Sedalia, Missouri, 65301
https:// www. sfccmo.edu