Apply for the Teen Editorial Staff!

Applications for the Teen Editorial Staff are now open! The Teen Editorial Staff (TEDS) is a group of six teens who lead the TeenTix Newsroom. This group curates and edits the content for the review section of the TeenTix blog. Teen Editors select which events are covered by the Newsroom, and interface with TeenTix’s Arts Partners to set up press tickets for each review. Teen Editorial Staff members are skilled writers, editors, and leaders, who keep the pulse of the TeenTix Press Corps and the Seattle arts scene.

More information about the Teen Editorial Staff position and how to apply below. Please read the 2021/2022 TEDS schedule and requirements thoroughly before applying!

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • TeenTix Pass Holder between the age of 13-19. Don't have a TeenTix Pass yet? SIGN UP HERE.
  • Has participated in the TeenTix Newsroom or a Press Corps Intensive
  • Excellent work ethic, high level of personal accountability
  • Interest in the arts, arts writing, and in promoting youth arts participation
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects and deadlines at once
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative on projects, great follow-through
  • Proficiency with email communication, and capacity to check and respond to email frequently
  • Interest in exploring other forms of arts journalism (podcasting,

Bonus Qualifications:

  • Editing skills
  • Familiar with Google Suite or willingness and ability to learn quickly
  • Welcoming personality: nice, friendly, open
  • Collaborative
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Funny!

2021/2022 TEDS Program Schedule

TEDS Meeting Dates

All meetings are on Thursdays, from 5-7 PM. Meetings will either be held virtually via Zoom or at the TeenTix office in the Seattle Center Armory Building

September 9 and 23

October 7 and 21

November 4 and 18

December 2 and 16

January 6 and 20, 2021

February 3 and 17

March 3 and 17

April 7 and 21

May 5 and 19

June 2 and 16

Editorial Intensive

Week of August 16-20 with an arts outing the weekend of August 14-15.

Exact time and location to be determined


All Newsroom Meetings Dates

All Newsroom Meetings are on Saturdays from 11 AM - 1 PM, Locations TBD

September 11

January 8

April 9

June 25

*Thursday TEDS Meetings and All Newsroom Meetings are mandatory to participate in this program.

Questions or concerns about the application process?

Email the Programs Coordinator Inter, Catherine Schultz: [email protected]

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