Posted 2 weeks ago

Dance Instructor

Company: Glen Ellyn Park District
Category: Parks & Recreation

 Glen Ellyn

Type: Part Time

The Glen Ellyn Park District is seeking a Dance Instructor. They are looking for Wednesday & Thursday evenings from 4:30-7:00 teaching Creative Hip Hop (ages 3-5), Intro Ballet/Jazz (ages 4-60, Hip Hop 1 (ages 6-8) and Ballet 1 (ages 5-6). Pay Rate: $15.00 – $25.00 per hour, depending on qualifications. 
Under the direction and supervision of the Assistant Manager of Recreation Services, the PT Dance Instructor is responsible for teaching a variety of dance programs and classes depending on the strength and knowledge of the instructor. Classes may include Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Modern, Tap, etc. for ages 3 years and older with varying skill levels. The Dance Instructor is responsible for general classroom management, planning, and instruction including dance terminology, warmups and basic stretching, dance technique, and choreography of dances.  During the recital session (January – June), instructors are responsible for selecting music, overall costume organization including selection, measurement, and distribution and choreography of dances. The Dance Instructor is required to attend tech rehearsals and all recital performances. Additionally, will also assist, in conjunction with other dance instructors, with coordinating tech rehearsals, performances, and picture day.