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STUDENT EMPLOYMENT - Children's Dance 'DANZA' Instructor

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job # ST001759
Employer Syracuse University
Department Code N/A
Department Office of Cultural Engagement
Semester Academic Year
Geographic Location Downtown Campus
Workstudy Type On-Campus Federal or Syracuse Workstudy Only
Type of Students Accepted for this Position Federal (FWS) or Syracuse Workstudy (SWS)
Job Title STUDENT EMPLOYMENT - Children's Dance 'DANZA' Instructor
Location Syracuse, New York
Hourly Rate Hourly rate commensurate with experience
FLSA Status Non-exempt

Average of 5-10 hours a week (including rehearsals and performances)

Campus Syracuse, NY
Job Description

La Casita Cultural Center an initiative of the College of Arts and Sciences, Dean’s Office are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic dance teacher to promote the traditional forms of Afro-Carribean music and dance as well as popular genre including salsa, merengue and bachata for La Casita’s Signature children’s program: DANZA!


*Design, develop, and supervise one hour weekly dance classes, where participants learn and practice the essential rhythms and movements of this lively dances.
*Build strong relationships with students and parents, and maintain an accurate and current contact list.
*Choreographing the troupe’s community performances.
*Work closely with Executive Director and Staff in all aspects of the program.
*Communicate with parents/guardians on a weekly basis.

Required Qualifications

*Willingness to work at site off-campus (one block away from Armory Square) on Connective Corridor bus route.
*Professional appearance and demeanor.

Job Specific Qualifications

Desired Skills: bilingual Spanish, Latin Dance, and Dance Education

Physical Requirements
Job Posting Date 04/07/2017
Application Deadline 06/29/2018
Open Until Filled No
Priority Consideration
Message to Applicants

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
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