Job listing: St. John’s Church Foundation Actors

By | October 10, 2021

Job listing: Actor – St. John’s Church Foundation Actors in the cast of the 2nd Virginia Convention support programs at Historic St. John’s Church, a National Historic Landmark, in Richmond, Virginia.

Position job duty is to participate in “Liberty or Death” reenactments for the general public, and for paying school and tour groups during the week.

Introduction: Have a love of history, the American Revolution, Virginia History, historic graveyards and teaching the public? Want to be a part of a growing preservation foundation? Want to be part of a team of hardworking and dedicated historic interpreters who tell the story of Historic St. Johns’ Church, where LIBERTY found its voice?

Join us at St. John’s Church Foundation in Richmond, VA where we serve 40,000 visitors each year from around the world.

Qualified candidates for this part-time position should have acting experience.

Knowledge of history is a plus, but not required. Candidates must be punctual and flexible schedules are helpful.

Position Requirements: Acting experience, Ability to learn multiples roles in the cast, Ability to work creatively and effectively as a member of a team.

St. John’s Church Foundation requires a criminal background check. Must be 18 years old and older. Position reports to the Executive Director. Works closely with the cast, and with the Casting Director.

Work Environment: Historic St. John’s Church is open from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m, Friday through Monday; this position will be required to work beyond these hours, as needed, when open for special events.

Principal Function: The actor is responsible for delivering lines in the production of the ‘Liberty or Death’ Reenactments in order to provide engaging experiences to visitors.

Qualifications: Acting experience, acting training a plus. This position is paid hourly with no benefits. Hourly wage determined by role cast.

Please send a resume and headshot to: amy@historicstjohnschurch.org

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