Arts Outreach Instructor

City of Brampton - Brampton, ON (19 months ago)

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Job Description

Reporting to the Programmer, provide arts education programs to adults and children, organize and lead workshops, and oversee associated programming.

Lead elementary and high school workshops as well as recreational arts programs
Assist with continuous development of programming for various ages (eg. Choreography, scene selection)
Research and implement various learning tools, in line with current industry trends
Attend schools, camps and other events to educate about art disciplines and Brampton’s Arts and Culture initiatives
Maintain educational material and ensure it is current, appropriate, and follows Ontario Curriculum Guidelines
Accept payment when necessary for workshops and programs
Liaise with school staff and teachers, group leaders and participants to provide a high-level of customer service to all participants
Complete administrative duties in a timely manner (eg. Workshop Summary Sheets)
Maintain program equipment and monitor the use of equipment and supplies
Understand, apply, enforce and adhere to Corporate Policies and Procedures, Emergency Procedures, and Health and Safety Standards for all participants and staff
Report all accidents and incidents to immediate supervisor for follow up, in a timely manner
Travel between locations as required
Performs other duties, as assigned

Selection Criteria:
Minimum one year completed at a post-secondary institution in the field of drama, art, dance, musical theatre, film (or documented advanced studio training in these fields)
Minimum one year experience teaching and developing learning programs for various age groups
Current Standard First Aid / CPR C /AED from one of the following: Lifesaving Society, Red Cross. St. Johns or Canadian Ski Patrol
Valid non-probationary, Ontario Class “G” Driver’s Licence and access to reliable transportation
Submit a Vulnerable Sector Criminal Record Check

** Various tests and/or exams may be administered as part of the selection criteria.

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Job status: Part-Time Job Type: Non-Union

Hourly rate: $15.75

Applications must be received by November 29, 2019

Alternate formats will be provided upon request.

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