Apply to Become a WITS Writer
WITS hires published professional writers to teach creative writing to high school students. This is a part-time contractor position. WITS provides an orientation prior to placement, and provides ongoing professional development. As part of our commitment to build a roster of teaching artists that reflects the rich diversity of Multnomah County’s schools, we seek applicants from all of our diverse communities.
Writers interested in teaching for WITS should send a resume (including publication and teaching experience), the name and contact information for three references, and a brief writing sample (appropriate for high school students to read) to Mary Rechner, Director of Youth Programs, by regular mail or email:
Director of Youth Programs
925 SW Washington Street
Portland, Oregon 97205
Applications are due June 15, 2016
Please feel free to contact Mary by phone or email if you have any questions about the application process: (503) 227-2583 ext.109 or firstname.lastname@example.org