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Dance Instructor

Date Posted: 12/28/2016

Type of Position: Permanent

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Submission Instructions: SEND RESUME AND COVER LETTER TO: TEAM@THRIVEARTS.CENTER

REQUIREMENTS
A love of working with children and teens.
Classical ballet training. Clear understanding of basic ballet for children 3yrs and up.
Thirst for learning about early childhood development, behaviors, and developmentally appropriate demands on students.
Comfortable leading a class and interacting with parents and children.
Year long teaching commitment.
Experience in early childhood education a plus.
Advanced degree in Dance Pedagogue or Dance Performance a plus.
Comfortable using computer systems for office documentation, record keeping, social media, email, etc.
Comfortable with online learning and using web-based technologies.
Training on-site and travel (once per year) in well-reputed dance curricula. Expenses paid by Thrive.
Non-compete agreement for certain licensed Thrive Dance Program offerings.

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF POSITION
You will learn lesson plans each week in preparation for teaching. You will have a consistent weekly schedule and will follow up with student families to make sure that you are meeting their needs. You will be guided and mentored in early childhood development and relationship building to help you with your studio experience.

ABOUT THRIVE ARTS (OPENING JANUARY 2017)
Thrive Arts is new, fresh, passionate about and fully devoted to bringing the performing and visual arts to our students and families in a warm, welcoming community. We help students discover their inner muse, let them try new things, and take them as far as they can go in the arts. Our teachers are key to that process. We strive for an enthusiastic, positive, collaborative and joyful environment full of light and laughter as we help customers fulfill their dreams in the arts.

Organization: Thrive Arts

Thrive Arts is seeking part-time dance instructors for beginning through advanced students. If you have a song in your heart, love to dance, enjoy watching a child's eyes light up through dance and music, enjoy working collaboratively, and are open to a flexible learning environment for your students, Thrive Arts wants to meet you!