Human Resources

Job ID:
REC12-17

Issue Date:
AUGUST 24, 2017

Department:
RECREATION

Application Deadline:
SEPTEMBER 3, 2017

Special Requirements of Position:
To teach beginner, intermediate and/or advanced levels of dance for ages3 and up. Must be able to choreograph and demonstrate Tap, Jazz, and Ballet. Hip Hop. Contemporary, Baton, Musical Theatre etc. are a plus. Provide music selections for classes. Be a representative of the program for the parents.

Kind of Work / Essiential Functions (This is descriptive, not restrictive as to all tasks included in this position):
To instruct beginner/intermediate/advance classes in preparation for the annual dance revue. To be the representative for the Kenner Parks and Recreation Department at dance classes for interpretation of the rules and regulation. To be responsible to report to the Kenner Parks and Recreation Department any problems that may occur during class.

Work Environment/Hours Worked:
Will be required to work at assigned location of class. Work hours will take place during evening hours and will be determined by schedule set by the Kenner Parks and Recreation Department, Leisure Service Division.

Communication Skills:
This individual must be able to read and to be able to comprehend directions from the Leisure Service Manager and Leisure Service Supervisor concerning various rules and regulations set forth by the Kenner Parks and Recreation Department Leisure Service Division. Must be able to act as a mediator and supervise if a dispute occurs during class.

Equipment Used:
Audio equipment, ballet bar, and dance floor

Physical Involvement:
Standing, bending, moving during instruction time.

Mental Involvement:
Must be able to communicate in English both orally and in writing. Must be able to comprehend verbal or written direction and instructions from the Leisure Service Manager or Leisure Service Supervisor.

Human Relations Involvement:
To be able to monitor and respond in a responsible manner in various situations and to maintain an objective attitude, tact and discretion under these conditions.

Minimum Qualifications:
Must be age 16 or older with a strong background in dance and at least (2) years of teaching or equivalent dance experience.

Desirable Qualifications:
2+ years of class instruction. Teacher certification.

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Entry Level:
$8.00-$12.00 AN HOUR

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