Dance Specialist

Samuel Field YM-YWHA

Location:

Samuel Field Y - After School Day Care Program
58-20 Little Neck Parkway
Little Neck, NY, 11362

Borough:

Queens

Job Type:

Paid

Status:

Part Time

Length:

Permanent

Specific Days Needed:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Minimum Hours/Week:

3 hours/week

Public Transportation:

Bus (Q30, Q36), LIRR Port Washington Line

Area of Focus:

Arts (Visual, Music, Dance, Theater)

Job Description:

 

The Dance Specialist is responsible for planning and leading structured after-school activities with children grades K through 7. The Dance Specialist is assisted by a Group Leader at all times and must be capable of collaborating effectively with the program staff during all class times.

Responsibilities include lesson planning, leading activities, and the management and maintenance of all the dance classes within the after-school program.

The position of the Dance Specialist require availability Monday through Friday, with hours varying between 3:00 pm and 6:00 pm (typically 3 hours per day), with training and special events occassionally required outside of those hours.

How to Apply:

Submit cover letter and resume to the attention of Andrea Gavora Email: AGavora@sfy.org
Fax: (718) 225-3910

To the Attention of:

Andrea Gavora

Required Skills/Experience:

This position requires a creative, dynamic and innovative individual who will be able to keep children engaged in program activities during the after-school program. The dance specialist is responsible for planning and developing an age appropriate dance and visual arts related cirriculum that involves teaching children choreography, and ultimately working towards presentations and shows.

 

Must have experience teaching choreography and dance techniques as well as experience working with children in a school or after-school program setting.