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Job Code: BTap

Ballet & Tap Dance Instructor

Category: Programs
Location: Meadowlands Area YMCA

Job Type: Part-Time
Rate: $18 - $25 per hour
Keywords: Ballet Tap Dance

Description:

The Meadowlands Area YMCA is seeking qualified individuals who will be responsible for teaching our Dance classes. The Dance Instructor will also be responsible for classroom management

QUALIFICATIONS:  21+ years of age  CPR, First Aid, AED, and Child Abuse prevention training within 90 days of hire  Proven experience teaching at least one specialty topic including but not limited to; ballet, tap, jazz, ballroom, salsa  At least 1 year experience teaching dance classes  Outgoing, energetic, and engaging

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:  Ability to teach to student of varying levels within the same class.  Ensure the health, safety, and well being of participants in enrichment programs, by providing close supervision of all activities.  Be in assigned area with all equipment, when needed.  Create an atmosphere where all participants can have fun, are safe and learn.  Maintain accurate program documentation (incident, accident and behavior reports, attendance and sign-in / sign-out sheets).  Keep immediate supervisor informed of any concerns or problems regarding program participants or facilities.  Maintain an organized work space, by taking responsibility for the upkeep of supplies, materials, and program rooms.  Regularly communicate with Assistant Program Director to discuss lesson plans and activities, to ensure a good working relationship.  Communicate to caregivers to promote an understanding of the growth and development of their child.  Work cooperatively with professional staff and other departments.  Actively participate in all training sessions, designated meetings and special events.  All other miscellaneous duties and projects as assigned by supervisor.



SUPERVISOR: Assistant Program Director HOURS: weekday, evenings, and weekend class schedules