PO Box 130255
Boston, MA 02113
Date Posted: January 14, 2020
Region: Eastern Massachusetts
NEMPAC is seeking a Summer Dance & Movement Director for August 17-21 for a children's program ages 4 - 6. Students enrolled commit to a half-day program from 9 a.m - 12 p.m or 1 - 4 p.m. The director will create an interactive and engaging curriculum that explores various dance styles such as ballet, jazz, contemporary, hip hop, etc. Each day will highlight a specific dance style through movement, crafts (as applicable), and lessons. Students will learn a short dance from the genre and will incorporate it into their final dance which is performed for friends and family. The director will choreograph a dance that is age-appropriate using some basic movements from each dance style. Before and during the camp week, the director is responsible for communicating with families about the details of the camp and what they can expect each day. They will send photos or videos of something they did each day to give parents an idea about what the kids are doing during the workshop.
The director should love teaching children, know how to keep the programming fun for all involved and be an excellent communicator. This position is ideal for someone with excellent classroom management skills and an interest in working with younger students.
Monday - Friday - 8:15a.m - 5p.m
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