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MS Dance Teacher Vacancy: Trenton, NJ

Hedgepath Williams Middle School of the Arts
Full-Time Middle School Dance Teacher, Trenton, NJ

To apply visit: http://www.generalasp.com/trenton/onlineapp/default.aspx?Category=Middle%20School%20Teaching&AppliTrackJobId=4299&AppliTrackLayoutMode=detail&AppliTrackViewPosting=1

Application Deadline: 8/16/18

danceTactics performance group seeks a Social Media Guru (part-time)
danceTactics performance group (www.dancetactics.org), an independent New York-based contemporary dance company founded by Artistic Director Keith A. Thompson in 2006, seeks a Social Media Guru. This is a part-time, paid position.
In coordination with the Artistic Director and Company Manager, the Social Media Guru will be responsible for tasks including:

  • Regularly updating the danceTactics website and other social media platforms
  • Helping danceTactics expand its online presence
  • Suggest new ways to connect with its audiences and community, such as the creation of a blog
  • Help to promote and advertise upcoming events / projects by danceTactics
  • Ideal candidates will:
  • Have a skilled knowledge of working with social media, particularly with not-for-profit arts organizations
  • Have a passion for contemporary dance
  • Knowledge of Squarespace
  • Organized, responsible, able to work remotely
  • Experience in web design a plus

Interested candidates: please send a copy of your CV, cover-letter, plus contact information for 2 references to Company Manager, Brendan McCall at bmccall@dancetactics.org by Friday, 17 August 2018.

Hip Hop Instructor - Union NJ

Harmony Dance Center is looking to hire a Hip Hop instructor for the 2018-19 school year! Must have reliable transportation.

Contact DeeDee Woodard DeeDee@HarmonyDanceNJ.com
908-688-7224 for more information

1422 Morris Avenue, Union NJ 07083

Part-Time Dance Teachers Wanted - Jersey City

The Kennedy Dancers, Inc., a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, is seeking experienced dance teachers with diverse training in all styles of dance, including, but not limited to: Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Lyrical, Modern, and Hip-Hop. We are also interested in teachers of Bollywood dance. Need a teacher who can thoroughly teach at least three of these dance styles and must be comfortable teaching students of all ages, from three to senior citizens. The right candidate must be committed to teaching (not touring), amicable, prompt and reliable, and must be animal-friendly with no pet allergies, as there are therapy cats on premises. Teachers must be available to teach classes part-time, one or two evenings during the week (Monday – Friday), plus Saturday during the day. Week day class schedules are 2:00pm to 3:00pm and 4:30pm to 8:30pm; Saturdays from 9:30am to 3:00pm. Classes are typically 45 minutes to one hour in length.

Please email cover letter and resume to Diane Dragone, Artistic Director at kennedydancers@aol.com
No phone calls or drop-ins. Email only, please!

Nimbus Dance Works seeks Production/Facility Manager

The Production/Facility Manager (PFM) works with the Artistic Director, Director of Operations and artistic staff to ensure professional caliber production values for all Nimbus performance and events. The PFM serves as manager of Nimbus’ facility in areas related to rentals, production, and maintenance/upkeep.

Production Tasks

  • Nimbus Company Performances/Touring
  • Travel reservations: van rental, lodging, food
  • Stage Manage Shows
  • Advance Communication with venues re: tech/logistics
  • Create prop, production inventory lists for each production
  • Coordinate set/prop repairs and construction
  • Create and distribute tech/production schedules with artistic staff
  • Serve as timekeeper in theater
  • Attend company rehearsals as necessary for stage managing & other production needs
  • Maintain archives of lighting designs and cue-sheets for company repertory
  • Assemble music files and playlists for all Nimbus performances and productions (including School Recital)
  • Schedule & manage production crew (Lighting, Sound, Stage hands)
  • Advance planning for all facility rentals for Nimbus Performances/Events
  • Collaborate on event planning for annual Gala & JC Nutcracker

Facility Management/Rentals

  • Work with AD in planning of New Theater set-up /break-down/storage/maintenance of lighting/audio/production equipment
  • Inventory and restock marley tape, resin
  • In-house/Educational/Community Productions
  • Set-up break-down seating/risers
  • Interface with renters for tech needs, room set-up, scheduling
  • Set-up production & stage manage OFFLINE, On the Rise, Spring Recital & other NimbusPresents events.
  • Be on call to open/close/oversee rental groups at Nimbus facility
  • Managing rental bookings via the Google Calendar
  • Create rentals contract - including cancellation fees; proper foot attire; etc.
  • General maintenance/upkeep of Nimbus facilities (interior/exterior)
  • Serve as ADA compliance liaison
  • Coordinate recycling and conservation efforts
  • Coordinate custodial staff
  • Bathroom/cleaning supplies orders/restocking

Job Qualifications

  • Valid driver’s license/able to drive a truck
  • Weekend Availability
  • Able to lift and carry 50+ lbs a substantial distance
  • Able to crouch, lift arms above head and stand for durations of time
  • Effective communicator, in person, over email, phone
  • Organized
  • Good Time Management
  • Able to Multi-Task
  • Able to see big picture and details
  • Experience with Theater Tech
  • Familiar with Dance/Dance terminology

Compensation: based on experience with potential for advancement
Schedule: Part-time, including some weekends, some travel

To Apply: Please send resume, cover letter, and 3 references to Justin@nimbusdanceworks.org & Samuel@nimbusdanceworks.org Selected applicants will be invited to interview at Nimbus’ Jersey City location

Candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Male Ballroom & Latin Dance Instructor Needed

Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Manasquan in looking for a full time teacher (our studio hours are Monday - Friday 12pm - 9pm) to teach private lessons, group classes and attending Friday night socials. Looking for someone who has some ballroom/latin knowledge. We offer continued training.

Must have reliable transportation

Fred Astaire Dance Studio, 2410 Highway 35 Manasquan, NJ 08736

Denise Buchner
FredAstaireManasquan@gmail.com
732-528-0151

Preschool/1-3 grade teacher needed for Fall 2018

Teacher needed for combination classes ( Ballet/Tap/Jazz)

3 Townsquare, Chatham NJ 07929

Please contact Linda or Susan at 973-635-1205 diinfo@danceinnovations.org

Receptionist for a Ballroom Dance Studio

We are a Ballroom & Latin dance studio near the Jersey Shore! We are looking to add a receptionist to our team. Tasks of confirming lessons, taking payments, scheduling students, etc all in a fun atmosphere. Must be professional, have reliable transportation, and great customer service skills.  

Fred Astaire Dance Studio, 2410 Highway 35 Manasquan, NJ 08736

Denise 732-528-0151

Theater Camp Counselor - Paid Internship

PAID Internship for Theater & Acting Majors who like to work with young people.

We’re looking for Theater/Acting Majors to work as counselors and instructors at our Summer OnStage Theater camp. You will assist in all aspects of the program including Acting Games, Improvisational skills and Story building, Writing a script, Rehearsing, Staging, and Presenting a Short Play each week.

Please visit our website at www.PPACNJ.com where you will find photos, and some video links from past years of camp. If you are interested, please contact Kathy or Barbara directly at Puccipac@gmail.com OR Puccipac.Barbara@gmail.com. 

19 West Mount Pleasant Avenue, Livingston, NJ 07039

Princeton Ballet School Marketing Manager

The Marketing Manager will hold significant responsibility for the branding and marketing of Princeton Ballet School (PBS). The Marketing Manager will oversee the marketing team in the creation and implementation of marketing, public relations, communication campaigns and working plans, while also working in conjunction with the American Repertory Ballet (ARB) Marketing Manager to create a unified look for both the professional company and the school.
Marketing Vision With the Executive Director and senior leadership team, the marketing manager will:  Contribute to the development and refinement of PBS’ marketing vision and strategy.  Develop and implement an integrated media plan to advance PBS’ brand identity in New Jersey, nationally and internationally, that cultivates and enhances meaningful relationships with targeted, high level external audiences, including media and key influencers. Responsibilities  Develop and implement marketing campaigns for new and existing performances, class schedules and outreach programs.  Determine and manage the marketing budget and deliver marketing activity within agreed budget.  Work closely with the ARB Marketing Manager and Access and Enrichment department for community marketing campaigns as well as group sales, dance residencies and performances.  Work collaboratively with the Development Team on communications and marketing plans for annual appeals, event invitations, other development events, etc.  Participate and attend performances and manage staff to represent at press table.  Manage the development, distribution, and maintenance of all print and electronic collateral including but not limited to, newsletters, brochures, fact sheets, reports, playbills, program collateral, donor appeals, and published reports.  Coordinate website/webpage updates—ensure that new and consistent information (articles, links, stories, events and other content) is regularly posted and updated.  Responsible for management of Google AdWords, Google Analytics, Constant Contact, iContact, social media/e-communication campaigns and other outreach projects.
 Manage all media contacts and serve as the lead point person on media
interactions that help promote and/or impact the organization. Serve as
spokesperson when requested by the Executive Director.
 Other duties as assigned.
Objectives
 Manage and coordinate all marketing, advertising and promotional staff and
activities related to Princeton Ballet School classes and our Access & Enrichment
programs.
 Conduct analysis of ticket patrons’ and student families’ experience to
current market conditions and competitor information.
 Manage the productivity of the marketing plans to tickets sales, tuition and retail
sales. Produce sales reports at staff meetings and quarterly reports for Board of
Trustees Meetings.
 Manage all PBS box offices and realize ticket revenue goals.
Qualifications
 Bachelor’s degree in related field.
 3 years of experience in not-for profit marketing department, participating in the
creation of marketing and communication campaigns.
 Self-directed, with ability to meet deadlines, often within very tight timeframes
and shifting priorities; ability to work in fast paced environment with flexibility, a
positive attitude and a sense of humor.
 Excellent written and oral communication skills; exceptional attention to detail
and organization.
 Understanding of digital media tools and their uses, limitations and target user
communities; sufficient familiarity with Microsoft Office to produce reports,
spreadsheets and briefings; Constant Contact, Spark, Raiser’s Edge, InDesign,
iContact, Photoshop. Ability to do graphic design is preferred.
 A team player who thinks creatively and has strong interpersonal skills.
Compensation
 Compensation will be commensurate with experience.
 This position is part-time, 25-30 hours a week; some nights and weekends
required.
 Schedule may be flexible.

80 Albany Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
To apply, email hr@arballet.org with cover letter and resume.

1/2 Dance, 1/2 Drama Teacher Needed- Glenfield Middle School, Montclair, NJ

-Full time teaching position, requiring certification and skills in BOTH Dance & Drama, at Visual and Performing Arts Magnet MS, serving approximately 650 students.

-NJ Teaching Certification is required—however, alternate route candidates with appropriate credentials are encouraged to apply.

-School day is 7:30am-2:10pm, 183 student days, 6 PD days per year.

1⁄2 Dance

-Teach one ‘block’ (80 minutes) dance class per day. Dance classes are taught at beginning, intermediate, and advanced (“CI”) levels. Dance students participate in one of two concerts (Winter & Spring), prepared in collaboration with the full-time dance teacher. At the CI level, the course is an in-depth study of jazz, ballet, and modern dance forms. Students will gain experience in the arts of choreography and improvisation.

-Teach health curriculum (nutrition, addiction, human sexuality, bullying, mindfulness) as grade appropriate.

1⁄2 Acting

-Teach one ‘block’ (80 minutes) acting class per day. Acting classes are leveled by grade:

6th grade: Learn a broad spectrum of skills including expansion of vocal and physical abilities, emotional and sensory awareness, improvisational skills) focused toward introducing the actor to the six basic steps in Stanislavski’s “System of Acting.”

7th grade: Expansion of character analysis and transformation will be focused toward advanced work in scene and monologue study, as well as a detailed study of the human voice and how the actor uses it, and movement analysis and how physical exploration can help to create character for an actor.

8th grade: Advanced training with an emphasis on defining and understanding style, textual/language analysis, Greek Drama, Commedia Dell’Arte, Renaissance/Elizabethan Period style, and 20th Century Modern and Absurdist Plays.

-8th grade acting classes present a ‘scene night’ each Winter, created in collaboration with Full-Time acting teacher.

-Classes are taught on a rotating schedule—“ABC”—Each teacher has a total of 6 block classes, but only teaches 2 per day. Example: “A” day—6th grade acting, 8th grade dance; “B” day—6th grade dance, 7th grade acting, “C” day—7th grade dance, 8th grade acting.

-Serve as choreographer for Musical Production class (40 minutes daily) which produces a full-length Broadway musical each Spring (April or May). Choreographer is responsible for creating all musical staging for dance numbers, and working in collaboration with Director (Full-Time Acting Teacher), Musical Director (Vocal Music Teacher), Orchestra Director/Conductor (Instrumental Music Teacher), and Costumer (Family & Consumer Science Teacher). Recent titles include: Fiddler on the Roof, The Music Man, Bye Bye Birdie, The Pajama Game, Oklahoma!, Thoroughly Modern Millie.

Interested candidates should email a letter of interest & resume to: Dr. Joseph Putrino, Principal : jputrino@montclair.k12.nj.us
AND
Mr. Thomas Lupfer, Related Arts Subject Matter Leader tlupfer@montclair.k12.nj.us 

Full Time Dance Teacher - Glenfield Middle School, Montclair, NJ

Visual and Performing Arts Magnet MS, serving approximately 650 students.

-NJ Teaching Certification is required—however, alternate route candidates with appropriate credentials are encouraged to apply.

-School day is 7:30am-2:10pm, 183 student days, 6 PD days per year.

-Teach two ‘block’ (80 minutes) dance class per day. Dance classes are taught at beginning, intermediate, and advanced (“CI”) levels. At the CI level, the course is an in- depth study of jazz, ballet, and modern dance forms. Students will gain experience in the arts of choreography and improvisation.

-Serve as Artistic Producer of the Glenfield Dance Ensemble, producing two full dance concerts per year (featuring all classes between the two shows), prepared in collaboration with the full-time dance teacher, technical director (Acting Teacher), lighting designer, and costumer (Family & Consumer Sciences Teacher).

-Hire and schedule alumni and professional dancer/choreographers to “set” pieces on the CI Dance classes.

Interested candidates should email a letter of interest & resume to: Dr. Joseph Putrino, Principal
jputrino@montclair.k12.nj.us
AND
Mr. Thomas Lupfer, Related Arts Subject Matter Leader
tlupfer@montclair.k12.nj.us

Center for Dance Education in CLARK/Scotch Plains nj looking for educated instructor to join our team ! (NON competition school)

Daytime or afternoon/evening classes available also advanced tap teacher needed Sept-June 2018-2019
75 bartell place in clark and 1391 martine ave scotch plains NJ

Contact:
732-403-6262

Christinazmanousos@gmail.com

http://www.centerfordanceeducation.com

Dance Innovations in Chatham needs Hip Hop instructor for Fall 2018

Hip Hop teacher for advance middle school/high school students. Competitive pay for fall 2018 for Dance Innovations, Chatham, NJ.
please email your resume with days and times available to diinfo@danceinnovations.org

Dance Innovations, Chatham, NJ

Part-Time Office Assistant Wanted (Jersey City)

A non-profit organization and dance studio is seeking an astute and reliable Part-Time Office Assistant to join our team! You will perform clerical and administrative functions in order to drive our dance school's success.

Responsibilities, include, but are not limited to:
• Draft correspondence and other documents
• Plan and schedule appointments and events
• Greet and assist onsite guests
• Answer inbound telephone calls
• Develop and implement organized filing systems
• Receive payments and record transactions accordingly
• Take attendance for classes and maintain attendance records accurately
• Perform other general and routine office tasks

Qualifications:
• Must have a minimum of two years office experience
• Possess a congenial personality
• Be able to prioritize and multitask
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher)
• Overall computer literacy
• Preferred experience working in a dance studio, but not required
• Must be animal-friendly/no pet allergies; therapy cats on premises
• CANDIDATE MUST BE PROMPT & RELIABLE

Hours:
• Wednesday to Friday: 2pm to 7:30pm
• Saturday: 9:30am to 2:30pm
• Summer Camp (Saturdays beginning 7/9/18 to 8/10/18): 8am to 5pm

Interested parties must email resume and three professional references for consideration. No phone calls; no drop-ins. Email: kennedydancers@aol.com
Compensation dependent upon experience. Possibility for position to grow to full-time.

The Kennedy Dancers, Inc., 79 Central Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07306

 

New Jersey Capezio Stores are hiring!

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 New Jersey stores. We are in need of part time and full time management team members (key holders) who can develop strong relationships with our customers in the Wayne, Clark and Wyckoff, New Jersey areas.

Click HERE for full job description

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.

Please use the subject – [Store Location (Wayne, Clark or Wyckoff)] – [Full Time Key] OR [Part Time Key] OR [Part Time Sales].

 

Be a Dance Summer Camp Counselor!

Make new friends, have fun, and inspire young people as you dance the summer away at Bryn Mawr Camp!

We’re looking for experienced dancers to work as counselors and instructors at our traditional and dance-focused camp. You will assist in all aspects of the program including teaching dance, living with a group of campers, and sharing in the excitement of daily life at camp.
We are...

  • A tight-knit community focused on inspiring and empowering girls
  • One of the oldest traditional all-girls camps in the country
  • Located in Northeastern Pennsylvania’s beautiful Pocono Mountains

If you are...

  • Energetic, confident, and outgoing
  • Excited to share your passion for dance
  • Able to teach one or more genres (ballet, tap, modern, jazz, musical theater, hip hop and/or contemporary)

…we want to hear from you. Apply now for the most exciting, challenging, and rewarding summer job you’ve ever had!

Please visit our website at www.campbrynmawr.com where you will find videos and links that will help you get to know us better as a camp. If you are interested, apply directly online in the "work at camp" section. 

We offer a competitive salary package including a travel stipend, housing and meals/snacks. Bryn Mawr is less than 3 hours from New York City and Philadelphia.

Visit HERE to apply today!

 

Hiring a Part Time Dance Facilitator

The Arts Access program empowers individuals with disabilities to create art without boundaries. Through the use of innovative systems and techniques, clients with disabilities participate in the visual, literary, and performing arts. You can put your artistic skills to work, and be part of an interdisciplinary team trained to empower individuals with developmental disabilities to create works of fine art. 12-18 hours (T, W, TH)- Competitive Hour pay
Responsibilities include:
• Demonstration of client-selected dance movements to assist in the creation of original choreography
• Maintain a high level of technical proficiency
• Accurate documentation of client-created work
• Representing the Arts Access Program through performance of client-created choreography
• Developing a rapport to effectively communicate with participants

To qualify, you must have a high level of training in both ballet and modern dance technique. Professional performance experience is preferred.
Find your home in Peapack, NJ with Matheny Medical and Educational Center, a unique special hospital and school for children and adults with medically complex developmental disabilities such as cerebral palsy, spina bifida, Lesch-Nyhan Disease, as well as a wide range of other neuro-developmental and congenital conditions.
For immediate consideration, please email dancer photos and résumés to Heather Williams, Performing Arts Coordinator at heather@artsaccessprogram.org
Arts Access Program at Matheny, 65 Highland Avenue, Peapack, NJ 07977

 

Roxey Ballet hiring Director of Outreach and Education

Roxey Ballet is hiring a Outreach and Education coordinator for the 2018-19 season of dance . Strong written and verbal skills are essential. Dance teaching and planning backround is required. Special education degree is a plus. Website editing, mac, designing, database management, volunteer coordination, project management, and budget management are required. Strong mutli-tasking, deadline and timeline management required. Great communication skills are essential. For more information or for consideration please email your resume, letter of introduction and salary requirements to info@roxeyballet.org

Roxey Ballet 243 North Union Street, Lambertville, NJ 08530

 

Roxey Ballet Seeks Director of Marketing

Roxey Ballet hiring Director of Marketing for the 2018-19 Season of Dance. Contact info@roxeyballet.org. Please include a resume and cover letter of introduction.

 

Dance Studio Creative Assistant  

$11-13 an hour - Part-time  (10-15 hours per week; Mostly weekday afternoons with flexibility)
Dance background needed for this position.
Pucci Performing Arts Centre is seeking a creative and detail oriented person to work closely with the studio Director in a wide range of administrative and office support activities related to the daily functions of running a dance school.    
The Creative Assistant position is a part-time job with some flexibility.  The right candidate should be familiar with word and excel as well as proficient in social media including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.  Skills in web page design and email marketing are a plus.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone to learn the "ins and outs" of running a dance school business. While teaching and choreography opportunities exist for qualified applicants, this is an administrative position.
Responsibilities Include insuring the professional functioning and presentation of the dance studio to the public as well as current customers. Example of duties include:
Customer Service
- Answer questions for customers/potential customers in a friendly, knowledgeable way.
Studio Administration
- Track/update registration and tuition payments.
- Ensure that information is up to date, visible and accessible to all students, parents, and supporters.
Assist with Recital Show and Competition Team

19 West Mount Pleasant Avenue, Livingston, NJ

Contact Kathy Pucci - text or call 973-851-3843

 

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