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Performer I

Location: Oakland, CA Additional Locations:
Job Number: 853871 Date posted: 01/14/2020
Theater performer for audiences of different ages, different socioeconomic backgrounds and social climates. Represents Educational Theater Program to community and media and participates in health education training as well as serves as a peer educator and role model.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for exercising discretion and independent judgment while touring in accordance with position duties and Kaiser Permanente policies. Perform all aspects of position, which includes, but is not limited to, preparation, rehearsal, and performance for acting roles assigned. Apply creative, original and intellectual skills in developing and performing various roles and scripts.
  • Participate in training of health education and peer counseling. Serve as a peer educator and role model for students at all times. Represent ETP to the community and media. Appear at community and company events.
  • Work with and perform for audiences of different ages, different socioeconomic backgrounds and social climates, in a manner that captures audience's attention and interest and most effectively communicates health education message.
  • Assist with evaluation of program effectiveness by gauging level of audience responsiveness and providing feedback. Approximately 8-10 weeks out-of-town travel required. Drive company vehicles, set up and strike set, production related administration work.
  • Kaiser Permanente conducts compensation reviews of positions on a routine basis. At any time, Kaiser Permanente reserves the right to reevaluate and change job descriptions, or to change such positions from salaried to hourly pay status. Such changes are generally implemented only after notice is given to affected employees.

  • Basic Qualifications:


  • N/A

  • Education

  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.

  • License, Certification, Registration

  • Current valid driver's license required.

  • Additional Requirements:

  • Background and training in theater performances essential.

  • Desire to work full-time, acting position with community services health education theater programs.

  • Demonstrated commitment to working with ages 5-18 years old.

  • Willingness to be excellent role model for making healthy choices.

  • Ability to learn and perform a variety of roles.

  • Ability and willingness to participate in ensemble process.

  • Ability and desire to play characters between 12 and 18 years old for Peer Education component of program.

  • Re-hire dependent upon continued ability to look and act the assigned part appropriately.

  • Photo and resume are required.

  • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.

  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Touring theatre experience preferred.

  • Health education training and experience preferred.

  • Bachelor's degree in related field preferred.

  • Bilingual Spanish, Cantonese, or Tagalog preferred.
  • Primary Location: California,Oakland,Education Theatre - Webster Building 1438 Webster Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon - Fri Working Hours Start: Variable Working Hours End: Variable Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Salaried, Non-Union, Exempt Job Level: Entry Level Job Category: Communications Department: Educational Theatre Travel: Yes, 20 % of the Time Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

    External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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