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 2019/2020 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!

2019/2020 TEDS Program Schedule

TEDS Meeting Dates

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

September 5 and 19

October 3 and 17

November 7 and 21

December 5 and 19

January 9 and 23, 2020

February 6 and 27

March 5 and 19

April 2 and 23

May 7 and 21

June 4 and 25

Editorial Intensive

Monday-Wednesday, August 12-14

10:30-3:30 PM

Location TBD


All Newsroom Meetings Dates

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

October 5

January 11

April 4

June 27



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

Questions or concerns about the application process?

Email the Press Corps Manager, Mariko Nagashima: [email protected]

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