SMARTS SUMMER INSTITUTE 2021 JOB OPENINGS
The 2021 SMARTS Summer Institute is seeking a dynamic DANCE/MOVEMENT teacher/graduate student with solid dance/movement training and teaching experience. The ideal candidate will have positive energy and presence that telegraphs enthusiasm and the love for dancing and moving, both in-person and virtually. Creativity in repertoire and a love of working with non-dance children grades K-8, is a must. Applications from BIPOC candidates are strongly encouraged.
Since 1986 the SMARTS Summer Institute has provided young people with an exciting, fun summer arts experience. The in-person Multi-Arts program for children grades K-8 takes place at Brennan Middle School, Attleboro, MA., July 6–July 31, 2021, 8:30 – 3:30 PM. Dance/movement is an important part of the Summer Institute Multi-arts program providing a fun, creative movement and dance experience with a focus on skill development and process. Divided by age/grade level groups, everyone takes dance/movement 4 times a week. The dance/movement teacher will have a student assistant and work collaboratively as one of the Creative Team, to develop a unique final presentation. We strongly encourage you to check out our website and facebook page to view past summer program pictures and videos. www.facebook.com/SMARTSCollab
How To Apply:
Send a resume and cover letter outlining your in-person and virtual dance/movement teaching experience with young children. Include your qualifications and what excites you about working with young children in dance. Email cover letter and resume
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2021 SMARTS Summer Institute
Seeking Group Leaders
The 2021 SMARTS Summer Institute Multi-Arts program is looking for several energetic group leaders with experience and confidence in one or more of the arts…either creative writing, dance, drama, music or visual arts. If you have positive energy, a can-do attitude and an in-person and virtual presence that telegraphs enthusiasm for creativity and expression, we want to meet you!
Since 1986 the SMARTS Summer Institute has provided young people with an exciting, fun summer arts experience. The in-person 2021 Multi-Arts program for children grades K-8 takes place at Brennan Middle School, Attleboro, MA., July 6–July 31, 2021, 8:15 – 3:45 PM. Group leader responsibilities include overseeing and monitoring your group before, during and after each class taught by a teaching artist; assisting with health and safety procedures…bath-rooming, hand washing, mask wearing, cleaning your groups’ inside space surfaces periodically throughout the day; and working as part of the Creative Team to provide a safe, fun, arts centered summer experience. Group leader positions are open as community service or with a paid stipend. We strongly encourage you to check out our website and facebook page to view past summer program pictures and videos. www.facebook.com/SMARTSCollab
If you are interested in applying, email a letter of interest. Include answers to the following: Why do you want to work at SMARTS Summer Institute? What is your arts experience…creative writing, dance, drama, music, or visual arts? What is your experience working with young children ages 5-12?
Email letter of interest to Sherye Weisz, Executive Director