KROC: Dance Instructor
Salvation Army USA
 Green Bay, WI

Overview

Do you love to dance? And share your passion with others? We are looking for a part-time Dance Instructor who will be responsible for teaching dance classes, developing curriculum and assessments, and establishing collaborative partnerships within the community at the Kroc in Green Bay. We are seeking an instructor who can teach on a part time basis during the school year; classes are typically held in the afternoons and evenings and include various styles of dance.

Our pay range for this position starts at $20/hr depending on experience and qualifications. This is a part-time position, up to 18 hours a week, comes with flexible scheduling available.

Kroc offers our staff awesome perks including a free individual membership or a $10/month family membership! We also offer our team members discounts on Kroc programming and rentals, a discount to The Salvation Army store in Green Bay, and other discounts and opportunities to save money from a variety of local and national businesses!

Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: This job description should not be interpreted as all inclusive. It is intended to identify the essential functions and requirements of this position.

Responsible for teaching dance classes. Effectively design and implement curriculum, assessment rubrics, and lesson plans for each course taught. A record and summary of activities must be provided to the Kroc Fine Arts Director on a regular basis. Develop and implement ongoing collaborative partnerships for dance programming with schools and organizations. Required to actively participate in the recruitment and outreach efforts set forth by the Fine Arts Director. Required to attend assigned staff meetings. Willing to teach additional classes and workshops as needed.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

The requirements listed below are representative of the minimal education, experience, knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Three years required, five years preferred of teaching experience.

Provide a record of dance performance experience.

Evidence of experience in curriculum development.

Bachelor's Degree in Dance preferred, or equivalent qualified performance experience.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS: First Aid, CPR and AED Certification to be obtained within 60 days of hire.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Have the ability to work with children, parents and staff in a capacity of leadership.
  • Demonstrated ability to use initiative and be a self-starter.
  • Performance experience in individual content area of teaching.
  • Experience in curriculum development of dance.
  • Is expected to start class on time with room set-up and reset room as required.
  • Have a philosophy of education and child development, which is consistent with that of The Salvation Army.
  • A positive attitude and the ability to be flexible.
  • A willingness to promote the mission of the Salvation Army.
  • Must be Safe from Harm certified within 30 days of hire.

MENTAL AND PHYSICAL ABILITIES:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This job is performed at times in an office environment at normal room temperature. The noise level in this work environment is usually low.

For other duties of this job, such as outdoor special events and community center activities, the employee may be exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time. The noise level in the work environment at these events is usually moderate to loud.

OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES:

Participate in staff meetings and training events.

DOING THE MOST GOOD

Do you want to use your skills and talents to make a lasting difference in the world? The Salvation Army is the fourth largest charity in the United States and is an international organization based on Biblical principles created to help people in need. We are mission-driven, diverse, collaborative, and focused on positive results for people. Join us in making a difference.

All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.