The Saint Paul Conservatory for Performing Artists (SPCPA) is accepting applications for part-time arts faculty (.01 FTE-.30 FTE) in all programs – theatre, musical theatre, dance, instrumental music, vocal arts, visual arts and creative writing.

Our mission is to provide the highest caliber of academic and artistic education for aspiring pre-professional performing artists in the areas of instrumental and vocal music, theatre and dance, and to fully prepare students for college and conservatory. The overall goal is to provide authentic training in dance, theatre and music utilizing the conservatory model.  To accomplish this, three hours each day are devoted to conservatory style training, all arts teachers are professional performing artists and professional training and performance spaces are used to the extent possible.  

SPCPA is a unique school where all arts instructors are working professional artists teaching part time.
Note: Professional performing experience is required.

Please complete the following application and include:

  • Letter of interest
  • Professional resume
  • Teaching resume (if applicable)

This opportunity is posted year-round.  As our arts faculty is comprised of working professional artists who may need to leave the school due to their performance career, available positions fluctuate on a varied basis. Therefore, we encourage you submit an application at your earliest availability to be considered for employment should the need arise to replace a teacher-artist.

Saint Paul Conservatory for Performing Artists is an Equal Opportunity Employer.