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Bilingual Performing Arts Instructor (Theater)
St. Nick's Alliance

Website: http://www.stnicksalliance.org

Job Description

The Bilingual Performing Arts Educator will be responsible for designing and delivering curricula for performing arts enrichment activities while ensuring the safety and engagement of youth. The position requires a passionate, creative, energetic, team-building leader committed to providing the highest quality of programming for youth.

The position is for a high school (9th and 10th grade) After School program located at 850 Grand Street, Brooklyn NY.

 

Responsibilities

  • Design and deliver curricula for performing arts enrichment activities
  • Submit lesson plans prior to each class
  • Lead performing arts activities that are engaging and age-appropriate
  • Actively monitor and engage participants during all program activities, field trips, clubs, activities, recreation and dismissal
  • Plan and facilitate purposeful and engaging activities and theme-based projects catered to the age, stage and interests of participants
  • Serve as a positive role model for participants by demonstrating professional language and behavior
  • Develop positive, caring relationships with young people and their families
  • Utilize youth development principles to enhance program quality and support growth in young people
  • Collaborate with co-workers and program supervisors around effective program operations; uphold all safety standards and procedures
  • Actively participate in training and professional development to continuously improve on quality

 

Requirements

  • Must hold or be pursuing a degree in performing arts.
  • At least one year experience working young teens in afterschool settings HIGHLY preferred
  • A sound understanding of English including reading, writing and speaking; bilingual abilities a plus
  • Ability to collaborate with other team members
  • A genuine enthusiasm for developing professional skills through training opportunities, observation, coaching, and feedback
  • After School Availability between 2pm-6pm Monday- Friday, approximately 6-12 hours a week (2-3 days); some holidays and holiday weeks
  • Comply with School Age Child Care (SACC) requirements; including background check and medical clearances.
  • Must be empathic, patient, understanding, and a good listener
  • Lots of energy and enthusiasm!

 

BENEFITS

sick time

LEVEL OF LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY

English and Spanish

PROFESSIONAL LEVEL

None specified

MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED

High School

HOW TO APPLY

tlin@stnicksalliance.org

http://www.stnicksalliance.org

Please include cover letter with relevant experience and resume to “tlin@stnicksalliance.org” with “Bilingual Theater Instructor” in subject line. Please include an example of a lesson plan or previous student performances if possible.

Date posted:

11/1/2017

Expire date

11/15/2017

Contact email:

tlin@stnicksalliance.org
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