BALLROOM BASIX™ (BBX), a non-profit organization that teaches schoolchildren non-competitive Ballroom & Latin partner dancing — with an emphasis on fun, good manners, respect and anti-bullying — is seeking individuals for part-time work teaching BBX classes in public and private schools. Individuals with dance/theater performance experience are preferred. Syllabus training will be provided for approved candidates.
Requirements include a flexible daytime schedule, the ability to travel (Westchester, Putnam, Ulster, Orange Counties & northward), punctuality, high energy, and the ability to work with and inspire kids primarily 4th – 6th graders, with a focus on 6th grade. Applicants must possess charismatic, engaging personalities and a genuine desire to make a difference in the lives of young people by connecting them in a respectful, rotational way with their classmates/peers.
As a BBX trainee, you would shadow a seasoned TA in an area school for a 3-6 month period. If accepted as a teaching artist, a minimum 6-month contractual commitment is required.
If interested, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with “BBX Trainee” in the subject line with your cover letter in the text of the email and your resume attached.