Hip Hop Dance Teacher 6th-8th Grade Harlem

Job Type

Part Time

Salary

Details: Compensation: $40-$42 instructional/$15 administrative

Published

08/24/2018

Start Date

09/22/2018

Application Deadline

09/07/2018

Address

2090 Seventh Avenue
10th Floor
New York
NY
10027
United States

Description

HEAF changes the lives of underserved young people beginning in middle school and continuing in college and beyond through a youth development approach that includes rigorous year-round academic enrichment, social and cultural exposure and constant individual attention.


Program Description:

Orientation: September 7th-8th, 2018

Fall Semester : September 22nd – December 15th , 2018

Class is held on Saturdays from 1:00-2:30 PM. Instructor is required to be at HEAF 12:30-3:00 PM for 30 minutes prep and clean up after class.


Hip Hop Dance Course Description

The instructor for this movement class will develop and implement a curriculum that will introduce the students to modern hip hop dance forms as well as their related cultures. The instructor should be well versed in hip hop dance theory and be able to engage middle school students and lead them to an understanding of the dance form’s history, culture and mechanics. This fall semester course will culminate in a final group presentation that will demonstrate student mastery in all areas of course matter. The ideal candidate will be able to utilize progressive didactic, coaching and experiential instruction models. The ability to create a fun, safe and rich learning environment is essential.


Job Requirements:

● B.A. in Dance, Performing Arts, or related field

● Minimum of 3 years’ experience with hip hop dance, with direct teaching experience strongly preferred

● Excellent interpersonal skills

● Impeccable classroom management skills

● Willingness to promote HEAF educational and youth development philosophy

● Ability to work collaboratively with the HEAF staff

● Ability and willingness to commit to entire fall semester





Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

ajohnson@heaf.org

To Apply:                             Send cover letter with resume to

                                               Alaine Johnson, Associate Director of High Expectations

                                               Attn: Fall Semester Teachers Search

                                               Fax (212) 663- 9736

                                               Email: jobs@heaf.org , ajohnson@heaf.org

                                               NO phone calls please


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