The Ursuline School is a private, independent Catholic college preparatory school for girls, grades 6 through 12, established in the spirit of St. Angela Merici, foundress of the Ursuline Order. It is known for its rigorous academic program, its robust service opportunities, and its dedication to the education of the whole person. The school is located in New Rochelle, New York.
We are seeking a qualified professional to join our Media Arts team. This position is an opportunity for someone with a background in broadcasting and video production to help us build out our program and enable the school-wide use of our state of the art broadcast studio facility. Our broadcast studio is a high-tech multimedia space equipped with broadcast, podcast and filmmaking essentials and we're looking for a production studio teacher to assist with educating and inspiring students through a full-year course in broadcast journalism as described below.
Start Date: September 1, 2021
Position: Full-time, 10 months
Qualifications: We seek highly qualified candidates with as many of the following areas of knowledge, ability, skills and experience as possible:
Well-versed in operating the following hardware/software:
NewTek Tricaster 410
Adobe Creative Suite (particularly Premiere, Audition and AfterEffects)
Final Cut Pro
Sony HXR-NX5U cameras
Bose podcast microphone and multi-track audio mixer
Google Suite (primarily Google Docs and Google Photo)
Journalism and broadcasting
Video production and editing
Documentary research and production
Strong teaching credentials OR equivalent professional experience in creative projects
Excellent organizational skills and detail-orientation
Ability to work both independently and on a team
Ability to be creative and think outside the box without instruction
Ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
081 Film and Broadcast
This one-year course is a continuation of the study and practice of the basic elements of video production with a focus on broadcast journalism. The course will emphasize news-gathering, writing, video recording, editing, and the study of mass media. Students begin their exploration of the world of digital video and television production, and learn on professional equipment in the Stephanie Clemente Broadcast TV studio. Students work in collaborative teams to produce projects using cameras, while learning the basics of studio and field production, lighting and sound.
Available to grades 10-12; Full year; 1 unit; Weight 1.4
Prerequisite: Digital Media Production, Departmental Approval
The Ursuline School is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to hiring faculty, administration and staff of diverse backgrounds. Our community promotes a respect for individuals regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or any other state or federally protected classification.
About The Ursuline School (New Rochelle, NY)
The Ursuline School is an independent, all-girl Catholic college preparatory school, founded in 1897. The school is part of a network of 15 Ursuline schools in North America and many around the world.