New Victory Ushers About » Jobs for Young People Providing flexible paid employment, job training, academic support and mentorship for young New Yorkers each year New Victory Usher Corps At New Victory, high school juniors and seniors make up our Usher Corps, an award-winning, rigorous year-to-year creative youth development program that offers: Flexible paid employment Personal and professional growth A supportive team of young adults from across the city Professional training and workshops Hands-on work with kids and families in a friendly, fast-paced environment Opportunities to see live theater from around the world The Usher Experience Working at New Victory During fall orientation and training sessions, ushers learn about their job responsibilities in the broader context of the theater’s operations. Our season schedules include day, evening and weekend shifts, along with over 30 workshops, some of which are mandatory. Ushers are required to work a three-shift minimum each week. Ushers are eligible for pay increases after successful completion of each program year. Learning at New Victory In addition to fulfilling their on-the-job responsibilities, ushers attend job training seminars and career/life-skills workshops throughout the season. These seminars and workshops are dedicated to enhancing personal and professional skills. Some of the workshops include: Goal Setting, Resume and Cover Letter Writing, Money Management, Conflict Management and Resolution, Time Management and Career Panels. Application & Requirements All applicants must: Be enrolled as a junior in high school or the equivalent in an HSE/GED program. Be able to work a three-shift minimum each week (between shifts in the theater and workshops), including day, evening, and weekend shifts. Be able to attend select mandatory weekday after-school workshops. Applications for the New Victory Usher Corps are now open! Access our application below: Fill out application form If you have any questions, please email the Front of House Department Part of New 42 Youth Corps A youth development initiative that pairs life skills training with jobs in the arts for high school and college students. More on New 42 Youth Corps Usher Spotlight: Brittney Hear from Brittney about her time as a New Victory Usher. Read more New Victory Usher Corps Supporters New Victory Usher Corps—a program of New 42 Youth Corps—is supported, in part by The Pinkerton Foundation and First Republic Bank.