Teaching Artist for The Seldoms - (Chicago)

Posted on: 11/30/17


The Seldoms is in its fifteenth season. Under Carrie Hanson’s direction, the company is committed to bringing audiences an expanded experience of dance that ignites thought and understanding of real-world issues. The Seldoms is in residency at Pulaski Park, through the Chicago Park District’s Arts Partners in Residence Program, which unites artists and communities in Chicago’s parks. The company provides free high-quality dance instruction to neighborhood youth. Currently we are seeking a new teaching artist to fulfill two weekly classes teaching creative movement to children between the ages of 3-5. These classes take place on Monday and Wednesday mornings from 10am-11am. Payment is available. Classes begin in mid-late January and usually correspond with Chicago Public School breaks. Summer classes also take place with the possibility of more classes for Chicago Park District summer programming. Please contact c.gillett@theseldoms.org with any interest in this position or any questions you may have.Skills & Qualifications: Secondary education in dance and some experience with creative movement or early childhood teaching is preferred. A background check and finger printing is required by the city of Chicago to teach at this location.

Ad Number: 20961656