Theater Facilitator Beacon
Job Details
Experienced
El Puente Beacon Leadership Center - Brooklyn, NY
Description

 

The El Puente Beacon Leadership Center in Williamsburg, Brooklyn is an arts and enrichment program for elementary and middle school youth. The leadership center works with youth in grades 1st – 8th.  The Beacon is part of El Puente, a community organization that also conducts advocacy, organizing and health & wellness activities for the community.  El Puente programs focus on the integration of a community consciousness and artistic development that allows its members to experience their creative potential while learning about social responsibility.

 

ARTIST RESPONSIBILITIES & QUALIFICATIONS

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Enthusiastic, Fun, and Energetic Person
• Teach the history of Hip-Hop Culture as well being well versed in the cultures current state in society

• Teach the techniques of acting and theater.

• Work with youth to prepare for shows, presentations, and performances.
• Design curriculum and script that integrates dance and theme-based projects/ performances.
• Lead team building activities, youth group discussions, group games, and leadership activities.
• Attend monthly staff and teaching artist meetings.
• Keep accurate records of youth attendance.
• Responsible for participant retention strategies & activities.
• Work with staff to mentor and support youth, as well as to create a safe, supervised, and welcoming environment
• Work with the rest of the staff to develop outreach and marketing strategies to recruit community members for program as needed (maintaining minimum attendance of 15-20 students per session)
• Work collaboratively with staff and youth in creating projects.


 

SALARY & WORK HOURS:

SALARY:  $30/hourly/10 hours per week

qualification/ requirements
  • Must Have experience teaching and working with kids. 
  • Must have a background in theater
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