Casual Art/Dance/Drama/Music Instructors

Organization: 

Place des Arts

Deadline: 

Aug. 18, 2017

Organization Description: 

Place des Arts provides quality arts education in the visual and performing arts for all ages and skill levels. We offer a friendly, non-competitive environment where students are encouraged to learn and to develop an appreciation for the arts.

Website: 

http://www.placedesarts.ca

Job Description: 

Place des Arts is seeking casual Art/Dance/Drama/Music instructors for offsite after-school programs at School District 43 elementary and middle schools starting September 2017. Applicants must be qualified and have experience teaching children and teens.

Responsibilities: 

Applicants must be willing to travel to elementary and middle schools in Coquitlam, Port Moody and/or Port Coquitlam to teach a session of classes over a period of 8 weeks. All classes are held on weekdays after 3PM. Elementary School teaching hours are typically 3:00-4:00pm and Middle School teaching hours are typically 3:15-4:45pm.

Qualifications: 

QUALIFICATIONS
• A bachelor’s degree in dance, drama, visual arts or music and/or equivalent training and experience
• Minimum of 2-years teaching experience working with children and teens of various skill levels
• Current First Aid/CPR certification or able to obtain one by September 1, 2017

ATTRIBUTES AND ASSETS
• Ability to communicate and interact positively with students
• Highly responsible and punctual
• Thoughtful, energetic and passionate about teaching
• Access to a vehicle and valid BC driver’s licence

Instructors are contracted to a self-employment agreement. Place des Arts coordinates studio space, scheduling, registration and program promotions. All Place des Arts instructors must obtain and provide a Police Information Check prior to teaching at Place des Arts.

How to Apply: 

All submissions should include the following information:
1. Name, address and telephone number (e-mail address if available)
2. Cover letter and résumé including previous teaching experience
3. Appropriate supporting materials: i.e., pictures, portfolio, videos, etc.

Send your application c/o Jessie Au, Fine & Performing Arts Programmer by August 18, 2017. 

Email: opportunities@placedesarts.ca
Fax: 604.664.1658 
Mail: 1120 Brunette Ave, Coquitlam, BC, V3K 1G2

Remuneration: 

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Contact Name: Jessie Au
Contact Email: opportunities@placedesarts.ca
Contact Phone: (604) 664-1636

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