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Seeking Fabulous Dance Faculty Member for the New Brunswick and Newark locations:
Do you love working with kids? Do you want to make a difference? InSpira Performing Arts in New Brunswick and at Teachers Village in Newark “InSpira” are seeking a positive, and experienced person to join the Dance Faculty. Enjoyment in teaching Hip Hop and have the ability:
To communicate effectively,
To have flexibility in meeting individual student needs and goals,
To be dependability,
To be professional,
Execute creativity,
To be punctual,
are all MUSTS.
Our growing company offers a flexible schedule, a supportive work environment and opportunities for personal development.
InSpira Performing Arts is a bustling performing arts school that has been serving the Central New Jersey community for over 17 years. We are excited to open our second location in Newark at Teachers Village in the Fall of 2019. We believe in a family first business model where we are raising tomorrow's leaders through dance while we exceed the expectations of our clients. Our goal is to be an innovator in dance and music education, developing friendships and skills for a lifetime.
You will love coming to work every day with the culture we have built. Positive and engaged team members who support all roles in the company and families who are invested and committed to our values make the work day so enjoyable you will forget you are working.This job includes teaching dance lessons on a weekly basis, giving students proper technique and preparing them for performances, providing student feedback both on-the-spot and through bi-annual report cards, communicating with parents and team members on a regular basis, monthly meetings, and attending studio rehearsals and events.
Positions:
Please note for Newark that this is a brand new program and we are building our client base.
InSpira EXP Faculty – This candidate will have the ability to teach ages 7 to 18, adults a plus.
Options for New Brunswick: Saturdays 10:00am - 12:00pm
Options for Newark include the available days: Looking for someone to teach on Monday, Wednesday, Thursdays and Saturdays.

Role must haves include:

BFA or BA in Dance Preferred but not required
Must have 2 years minimum teaching experience.
Candidates must have excellent, organization, effective verbal and written communication, creative and flexible teaching style, and an enthusiastic and warm approach with students.
We only hire career minded, long term employees who have stand out work ethic and desire to grow. This role is not for a short term placement or someone not looking to grow inside our company.
To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume and link to a private youtube channel or video of you teaching and a video of why you are the right person for the job to the email that will be provided.

New Brunswick start - September 2019 - June 2020
Newark Start Time - TBD as Construction finishes (Late Fall) - June 2020

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Dance Instructor for Little InSpirations Department - New Brunswick Location
We Are Hiring!
Seeking Fabulous Dance Faculty Member for the InSpira's New Brunswick location:
Do you love working with kids? Do you want to make a difference? InSpira Performing Arts in New Brunswick is seeking a positive, and experienced person to join the Dance Faculty. Enjoyment in teaching dance to our youngest dancers ages 2-6 of a variety of styles, from Ballet, Tap, Jazz, and Hip Hop for the 2019-2020 Season.
Ability to communicate effectively, flexibility in meeting individual student needs and goals, dependability, professionalism, creativity, punctuality, and friendliness are all MUSTS.
Our growing company offers a flexible schedule, a supportive work environment and opportunities for personal development.
InSpira Performing Arts is a bustling performing arts school that has been serving the Central New Jersey community for over 17 years. We are excited to open our second location in Newark at Teachers Village in Late Fall of 2019. We believe in a family first business model where we are raising tomorrow's leaders through dance while we exceed the expectations of our clients. Our goal is to be an innovator in dance and music education, developing friendships and skills for a lifetime.
You will love coming to work every day with the culture we have built. Positive and engaged team members who support all roles in the company and families who are invested and committed to our values make the work day so enjoyable you will forget you are working.This job includes teaching dance lessons on a weekly basis, giving students proper technique and preparing them for performances, providing student feedback both on-the-spot and through bi-annual report cards, communicating with parents and team members on a regular basis, monthly meetings, and attending studio rehearsals and events.
Positions:
Little InSpirations Faculty – This candidate will have the ability to teach 2 – 6 years old (Ballet, Tap, Jazz, and Hip Hop) Classes are thirty minutes in length. Day needed Saturday, 11am – 3pm for New Brunswick) and also Wednesdays 4:30 - 8:00pm with a break at 7pm
BFA or BA in Dance Preferred but not required
Must have 2 years minimum teaching experience.
Candidates must have excellent, organization, effective verbal and written communication, creative and flexible teaching style, and an enthusiastic and warm approach with students.
We only hire career minded, long term employees who have stand out work ethic and desire to grow. This role is not for a short term placement or someone not looking to grow inside our company.
To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume and link to a private youtube channel or video of you teaching and a video of why you are the right person for the job to the email that will be provided.

Kristine Smith Careers@InSpiraArts.com
987D Jersey Ave. New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Union City Board of Education is seeking Certified Dance Educators

Union City Board of Education is looking for Certified Dance Educators for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. For anyone interested, please contact District Fine & Performing Arts Supervisor, Ms. Mirtha Serret via email, mserret@ucboe.us.

Open Positions! Capezio Wayne Store
Store Manager
If you believe in high-quality, great design and teamwork, you and Capezio/Ballet Makers are a perfect match! For over 130 years, we are the nation’s largest manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of women’s, children’s and men’s dancewear, recreational and performance clothing and footwear. We are currently seeking self-motivated, energetic and confident individual to join our Wayne team. We are in need of a Store Manager who can develop strong relationships with our customers in the Wayne, NJ area.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 1 year retail management experience

  • High level of customer service skills

  • Strong communication skills

  • Experience with scheduling and budgeting payroll

  • Leadership qualities

  • Strong computer skills; knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • Strong selling strategies to increase sales

  • Ability to connect and outreach with New Jersey dance community to increase sales

  • Dance experience is helpful but not required

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including days, evenings, weekends and certain holidays.

  • Ability to work a minimum of two weekend shifts per fiscal month.

  • Ability to work a minimum of two opening shifts and two closing shifts per calendar week.

  • Must have knowledge of basic math functions (adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing, and calculating percentages).

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all store personnel as it pertains to the direction, coordination and evaluation.

  • Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the Company’s policies and applicable laws. Including but not limited to:

o   Training employees

o   Scheduling and managing a staff of 6-8 people

o   Planning, assigning and directing work

o   Coaching and disciplining employees

o   Addressing concerns or complaints and resolving problems in a timely manner.

Capezio offers a wide variety of employment benefits including competitive salary, health insurance plans, 401k and more! Please apply by email to retailjobs@capezio.com  for consideration. EOE.

Full/Part-Time Key Holders
If you believe in high-quality, great design and teamwork, you and Capezio/Ballet Makers are a perfect match! For over 130 years, we are the nation’s largest manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of women’s, children’s and men’s dancewear, recreational and performance clothing and footwear. We are currently seeking self-motivated, energetic and confident individuals to join our Capezio Wayne team. We are in need of a full and part time management team members (key holders) who can develop strong relationships with our customers in the Wayne, NJ.

 Full and Part Time Key Holder Requirements:

General Requirements:

·         Dance, Theatre and Arts experience not mandatory but helpful

·         Strong communication skills

·         Leadership qualities

·         Strong computer skills; knowledge of Microsoft Office

·         Strong selling strategies when it comes to fashion and dance apparel

·         Ability to manage/train staff members

·         Ability to work a flexible schedule including days, evenings, weekends and certain holidays.

·         Ability to work a minimum of two weekend shifts per fiscal month.

·         Ability to work a minimum of two opening shifts and two closing shifts per calendar week.

·         Must have knowledge of basic math functions (adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing, and calculating percentages).

 Supervisory Responsibilities:

Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the Company’s policies and applicable laws.  Including but not limited to:

·       Planning, assigning and directing work

·       Appraising performance

 Capezio offers a wide variety of employment benefits including bonus program, health insurance plans, 401k and more! Please apply by email to retailjobs@capezio.com  for consideration. EOE.

NJDTE Dance Administrative Assistant Part-Time Position
New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble (NJDTE), a non-profit in Summit, NJ seeks a self-motivated, detail-oriented and highly driven individual to function as an administrative assistant for its expanding year-round training program, performing company, four summer intensive programs (in New Jersey and New York City), and international exchange. Key qualifications include:

- B.F.A. or equivalent experience in field of Arts Administration or Business Administration, some Marketing skills and knowledge of Dance preferred
- Excellent oral and written communication skills and experience working and communicating with all levels of employees, students, parents, donors and investors, and choreographers and guest artists
- Proficient multi-tasker who delivers on the intricacies of day-to-day planning to ensure smooth operations and successful results
- Proficiency with Microsoft One Drive, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Constant Contact, Photoshop, Illustrator, applications and online databases and software.

Daily responsibilities vary but will include: scheduling, data cataloging, managing payments, daily communication through email and phone with parents, faculty, and staff, and working closely with the Executive Director and the Artistic Director.

Send Resume and letter of intent to: NJDTE Artistic Director Nancy Turano (nturano@njdte.org)

All That Dance Studio seeks Part Time Ballet Teacher
Job Summary
All That Dance Studio, located in Hopewell Township (Cumberland County-NJ) is seeking a part-time ballet dance teacher for the 2019-2020 dance year. The teacher must be able to teach the beginner to advanced classes effectively. Candidate must be at least 20 years of age with a strong dance background.
Responsibilities and Duties

Teacher will:
• Be punctual and prepared to teach
• Teach children effectively
• Use appropriate classroom management
• Choreograph for our holiday show and recital
• Attend rehearsals
Qualifications:
• Have a strong background in ballet
• Prior teaching experience is a plus, but not required
• Be at least 20 years old
• Must be responsible and organized
• Able to communicate effectively with students and their parents
• Be a positive role model
• Must have own transportation
• Available one weekday from 4:30 to 8:30 PM-September to June

Please email your resume and send samples of your work whether it is a class setting or a performance.
allthatdancestudio@comcast.net
Please forward your resume to:
All That Dance Studio
781 Shiloh Pike
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
(856) 451-2233

Arts Ed Now seeks Marketing Intern
Description Arts Ed NJ (artsednj.org), an arts education nonprofit is looking to hire an intern(s) with strong knowledge and understanding of the digital media landscape, including various social media platforms. 

Arts Ed NJ is in need of local arts advocates who can and will promote the arts-related happenings in their community via social media to the broader New Jersey audience and tri-state region. Also, we are planning our marketing for the 40th NJ Governor’s Awards in Arts Education (May 2020) where our social media campaign will be highlighted. The intern(s) selected will need strong critical thinking skills, an understanding of various social media platforms, an availability and willingness to attend a variety of arts events within his/her community and function as a reporter of those events. 

Our vibrant and passionate team is very excited to share this exciting opportunity with an intern hoping to gain more experience and expand their portfolio. The internship will last for the duration of 3 months with the possibility of an extension. 

Responsibilities 

● Contribute to event preparation and marketing 

● Website Updates 

● Database Management 

● Online outreach and promotion using Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and more 

● Take photos to post online and on social media 

● Promote the Arts Ed Now campaign requirements 

● Approximately 8-10 hours a week 

Students applying for this internship should have a solid understanding of youth markets. 

If interested, please email Priscilla Hopkins-Smith at priscilla@artsednj.org

Assistant Director of the School of Nimbus

Nimbus Dance seeks a part-time Assistant Director of the School of Nimbus. Located in Jersey City, NJ, the School of Nimbus offers outstanding training in ballet, modern, tap, hip hop, performance, and other dance forms for ages 2 - adult. The School also features a pre-professional program with 2 youth performing ensembles.

The Assistant Director of the School is responsible for all School related questions and tasks. The Assistant Director sets the environment in which our students and families flourish. This position leads by example and is not afraid to learn new skills and build on current ones.

Day to day duties include:
- Handle all registrations for Fall, Spring, & Summer terms
- Fully manage all Dance Studio Pro data and use, including achieving fluency in Dance Studio Pro for communication, registration, and payment
- Schedule ongoing informative teacher meetings and trainings
- Maintain all necessary information for grants given by Artistic Director (scholarship documents, proof of income, etc.)
- Primary point of contact for all parents/guardians of Nimbus students
- Inform all students, teachers, & parents of School of Nimbus policies
- Develop intern program pertaining to the School
- Organize and maintain work study students
- Fully manage all ClassPass data and NimbusFit Adult Dance & Fitness classes
- Create, plan, coordinate staff, and manage events for current students and potential new students (Bring A Friend Week, Movie Night, open houses, etc.)
- Bookkeeping for all tuition, scholarships, and any funds for School on Dance Studio Pro
-Create schedule for all School events with Company Manager (Recital, Nutcracker)
- Assist the Pre-Professional & Junior Youth Ensemble coordinator with any conflicts he/she may have
- Maintain attendance and hold teachers responsible for following protocol on dress code, attendance, and behavior
- Attend open houses/street fairs/ school fairs to promote registration
- Schedule and coordinate field trips
- Schedule all meetings with teachers
- Collect and manage volunteers for all school and company events
- Coordinate with Director of Operations and Artistic Director to create seasonal class schedule and pricing
- Coordinate with Director of Operations and Artistic Director to select directors of youth ensembles
- Manage ticketing/box office sales for Nimbus Company events
- Fulfill staffing needs for annual Jersey City Nutcracker productions

Please send resume and cover letter to Justin Perez, Director of Operations: justin@nimbusdanceworks.org.
For more information, visit www.schoolofnimbus.org and www.nimbusdance.org.

Nimbus seeks Marketing Intern

Nimbus Dance is seeking a Marketing Intern to begin immediately. The Marketing Intern will be supervised by Nimbus Artistic Director and Marketing Director. They will learn the marketing tasks involved in operating a nonprofit arts organization across e-blasts, social media, special projects, and its website.

Responsibilities:
Under the supervision and support of Nimbus staff, the marketing intern will become equipped at tasks pertaining to marketing in an arts nonprofit, this includes:

Marketing for performances and events at Nimbus in ways that are thorough, thoughtful, and on schedule.
Maintaining regular communications with artists, press and other venues to coordinate promotions, including online marketing, and creating printed programs.
Distributing posters and postcards throughout the area.

Required Skills:
Experience with social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills enthusiastic team player
Ability to effectively follow direction
Ability to work independently and take initiative
Experience with Photoshop, Microsoft Office, Google Suite, and Wordpress.

About us
Nimbus focuses its work on the intersection between high-level dance and innovative ways of involving communities and audiences. Founded in 2005, Nimbus presents performances and programs to diverse audiences locally and on tour, serving present audiences and building future ones. In addition to work by Artistic Director Samuel Pott, the Company commissions dances by leading international dancemakers including Pedro Ruiz (Cuba/USA), Huang Yi (Taiwan), Korhan Basaran (Turkey), Xiao-Xiong Zhang (Australia/Taiwan), and Darshan Singh Bhuller (United Kingdom). Nimbus was named among “Best Dance Performances of 2016” by The Huffington Post. It has received acclaim for its program Lynchtown/Thistown, in which it presents significant, historic, socio-political modern dance works including Pearl Primus’ Strange Fruit (1942) and Charles Weidman’s Lynchtown (1936) and leads community members in the creation of dance that responds to socio-political subjects in their community. Based in Jersey City, Nimbus weaves together artistic excellence and community impact through company performances, programs for youth and seniors, partnerships with institutions such as the Jersey City Board of Education, and collaborations with notable composers and visual artists.
Nimbus’ programs impact 16,000 people each year, and its educational programs serve over 3,000 annually in the Jersey City public schools. In its 14th season, Nimbus performs in Jersey City, New York City, and tours nationally at many of the most prestigious venues including the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM Fisher), NJPAC, and Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival.
The School of Nimbus offers training in ballet, modern, performance, and other dance techniques for over 140 youth ages 2 and above and offers a pre-professional program. The Nimbus Company dancers serve as faculty at The School of Nimbus.
In winter 2020, Nimbus will relocate to the Nimbus Arts Center at the Lively, a newly-constructed, state-of-the-art facility in Jersey City’s Powerhouse Arts District. At the new space, Nimbus will expand its reach, develop partnerships, and deepen its impact. The Nimbus Arts Center represents one of the most significant investments in the arts in Jersey City history.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We strongly encourage applicants of diverse backgrounds to apply.

Please submit a cover letter and CV to marketing@nimbusdanceworks.org. No walk-ins or calls, please.

Nimbus Dance
165 Newark Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07302
www.nimbusdanceworks.org

American Repertory Ballet Development Associate

Company: Princeton Ballet School, the official school of American Repertory Ballet (ARB), with locations in Princeton, Cranbury, and New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA.
Reporting Relationship: The Development Associate reports directly to the Executive Director. This position also works closely with the Chief Operating Officer and Special Projects Administrator, and supports as needed.

Job Type: Full Time; Exempt
Organizational Role: The Development Associate provides fundraising, event planning, and administrative support to the Executive Director of American Repertory Ballet and Princeton Ballet School, assisting with special events and other development activities. You provide critical administrative support for the fundraising efforts of the organization including the annual appeal, grant writing, corporate giving, and endowment giving. You will coordinate and communicate with the Special Projects and School administrator to facilitate and coordinate events.
• Support the annual appeal by maintaining donor records, produce donor acknowledgements, and coordinate volunteers to personalize solicitation letters.
• Provide event planning support for a variety of functions, including donor recognition and cultivation events. Assist with the production and distribution of invitations, coordination of event logistics, secure licenses and permits as needed, and respond to participant concerns and special needs.
• Assist with pledge tracking, donor stewardship, management and oversight of annual appeal, and gift acknowledgements.
• Provide support with social media communications.
• Maintain the integrity of all information in the Raiser’s Edge database and conduct general database cleanup to ensure consistency of entries.
• Conduct prospect research for foundations, corporations, and individual giving.
• Research and write to support grant proposals and reporting activities, as needed.
• Generate mailing and emailing lists as required for internal and external communications.
• Manage the Nutcracker boutique by ordering merchandise, tracking sales, coordinating volunteers and on-site participation.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of training and experience

  • Demonstrated experience with office administration, fundraising and development activities for a nonprofit organization

  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite skills

  • Proficiency in Raiser’s Edge and database entry preferred

  • Project a positive, service-oriented, “can-do” attitude

  • This position is exempt under the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”), as well as under any and all applicable state (New Jersey) and local laws, rules and regulations.

    To apply, send cover letter and resume to hr@arballet.org.

About Us
The mission of American Repertory Ballet (http://www.arballet.org/) is to bring the joy, beauty, artistry and discipline of classical and contemporary dance to New Jersey and nationwide audiences through artistic and educational programs, presented by a financially responsible organization. This mission is fulfilled through our preeminent classical and contemporary ballet company, ARB’s Access & Enrichment initiatives, programs designed to expose the community to the art form of dance, as well as at Princeton Ballet School, one of the largest and most respected non-profit dance schools in the nation. It is through these three branches of ARB that the organization’s vision is pursued: “To Entertain, Educate, Enlighten, and Inspire with the Beauty and Passion of Dance.”

CENTER FOR DANCE EDUCATION: Dance Educators

Location: 75 Bartell Pl, Clark, NJ 07066

Looking for reliable wonderful educated teachers to commit to September - June for students ages 2-8. This would be 1-2 days during the week and/or Saturdays for classes! There are 2 locations (Clark and Scotch Plains, NJ). It is near the train station (Rahway stop) and right off Garden State Parkway exit 135. 

  • Flexible hours 

  • Non competition school

  • Private building 

  • Family business 

  • Friendly staff 

  • Competitive pay 

Please Email: Christinazmanousos@gmail.com 

Production Coordinator, Office of Arts + Cultural Programming

The Office of Arts + Cultural Programming at Montclair State University is seeking a full time Production Coordinator. The Production Coordinator supports the realization of performances, events and programs held within the Alexander Kasser Theater and the MSU Amphitheater as well as the ongoing maintenance of those facilities according to the mandate given The Office of Arts + Cultural Programming (ACP) by the College of the Arts at Montclair State University (MSU). The Production Coordinator serves as a key member of ACP’s Production Department. The Production Coordinator is responsible for supporting the Director of Production (DoP) in all aspects of running the department. This shall include providing administrative support to the DoP, while maintaining a place at the center of communications between production department heads, incoming artists, and other departments within ACP and MSU. ACP is producer and presenter of MSU’s internationally acclaimed series PEAK Performances.

For a full job description and to apply please visit: https://app1.montclair.edu/xf/hr_jobpostings/details.php?id=1587

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