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Poughkeepsie Performing Arts Academy Director

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Director Poughkeepsie Performing Arts Academy (Part Time)

The Poughkeepsie Performing Arts Academy is currently seeking a PT Director to oversee the organization’s next phase of growth and development. The Director of the Poughkeepsie Performing Arts Academy (PPAA) will work to enhance the artistic and creative excellence of the school, expand the visibility and stature of PPAA, and grow the range and depth of the school’s supporters. The Director will provide the leadership and strategy for PPAA, ensuring that the organization is fiscally sound and that its programs, fundraising and other activities and operations are both efficient and effective, and support PPAA’s artistic excellence. The primary responsibilities of the Director include but are not limited to:

  • Provide leadership and direction toward achievement of the organization's mission and vision, and artistic and creative excellence. Hire and develop staff that has the ability to provide PPAA students with outstanding artistic training. Ensure that all end of season recitals and events are successfully executed in a cost effective, revenue producing manner. Manage the artistic quality of all of the organization’s public events.
  • Assure that the organization is consistently presented with a strong positive image to relevant stakeholders. Ensure effective communication with the organization’s constituencies: volunteer groups, other arts organizations, public agencies, government agencies, and the general public to achieve the objectives of the organization.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • 3 years’ experience effectively managing youth and/or arts-based organizations.
  • Ability to work some evenings and weekends as necessary and most Saturdays from October until the end of June

SALARY: $25 per hour for 20 hours per week.

About the Poughkeepsie Performing Arts Academy

The Poughkeepsie Performing Arts Academy (NPAA) is a community school of the arts located in the City of Poughkeepsie. PPAA was established in 2017 as an extension of the Newburgh Performing Arts Academy. PPAA was established with a mission to educate and enrich the quality of life of individuals in underserved communities through instruction in and access to the various creative art forms such as dance, music, theater and visual arts.

To Apply email cover letter and resume to hiring@bgcnny.org

Director Poughkeepsie Performing Arts Academy (Part Time)

The Poughkeepsie Performing Arts Academy is currently seeking a PT Director to oversee the organization’s next phase of growth and development. The Director of the Poughkeepsie…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Temporary
  • Start Date
    October 11, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Location

On-site
Poughkeepsie, NY, USA

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