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 2020/2021 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

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!

2020/2021 TEDS Program Schedule

TEDS Meeting Dates

All meetings are on Thursdays, from 5-7 PM at the TeenTix office in the Seattle Center Armory Building

September 10 and 24

October 8 and 22

November 5 and 19

December 3 and 17

January 7 and 21, 2021

February 4 and 25

March 11 and 25

April 8 and 22

May 6 and 20

June 3 and 17

Editorial Intensive

Week of August 17-21

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 12

January 19

April 3

June 26

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

Questions or concerns about the application process?

Email the Teen Programs Manager, Mariko Nagashima: [email protected]

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