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Job

partTime
Part-time ,
submitted by
Alison Rootberg

Pre-K Creative Teaching Artists (Dance, Yoga, Music, Drama)


Wellness For Everyone seeks teaching artists with experience teaching Pre-K students for Fall residencies in Chicago schools. Candidates should be dynamic, flexible, enthusiastic about this age group, and experienced in one or more fields (dance, yoga, music, and/or drama).

Teaching artists will ensure the highest quality learning experience for each child. The TA will support the Wellness for Everyone philosophy and help facilitate community and family involvement. For more on our mission and values please see: https://www.wellness4every1.com/

Hours for this position will be up to approximately 2-10 hours per week.

Requirements:

Four-year undergraduate degree or equivalent experience required;
post-graduate degree or equivalent experience a plus
Demonstrated excellent artistry as a teacher/performer
Strong knowledge of dance pedagogy with 200 hr yoga certification preferred
Experience teaching in Chicago Public Schools
Experience leading and choreographing school showcases
Experience working with children from diverse ethnic and economic
backgrounds; experience working in underserved communities
Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work
effectively with a wide range of constituencies
Bilingual in English and Spanish a plus
Car for transportation to sites is encouraged

Please send bio, resume, and short statement of interest to Susanna: susanna@wellness4every1.com

Job Type: Freelance/Contract/Temp
Location: Chicago