Internship - Visual Arts - Teaching Artist Assistant
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Milwaukee, WI US
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Posted 6 months ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job/Internship Description
Visual Arts - Teaching Artist Assistant

Specific Responsibilities
-Provide at least 15-25 hours per week of assisting teaching artist in class.
-Assist in lesson planning, assist in setting student goals, records instructional time and submit or perform samples of student work as requested.
-Contact program director for additional assistance or materials, whenever needed.
-Report to scheduled class in a timely reliable manner.
-Clearly communicate with participants and on-site staff.
-Help provide a warm, friendly and supportive atmosphere to students
-Maintain on-going communication with teaching artist and program director throughout the workshop/contract period.
-Maintain a complete legible update attendance and assignment record
-Act as spokesperson for organization at times.
- Assist with Visual Arts Programming and activities/events

- Help develop and maintain ongoing relationships between the schools and community students.
- Help schedule and conduct on-site regular elementary, middle and high school visits as assigned and needed.
- Attend (Program Committee Meetings) and other program related activities
- Help coordinate recruiting efforts with program directors and executive director
- Help arrange and conduct program visits for prospective students and/or parents, high school, Counselors and other administration.
- Assist in coordination of special recruiting days (as necessary).
- Assist with enrollment activities.
- Assist program directors with promotional activities.
- Assist program directors in identification of special population students.
- Assist program directors in identification of nontraditional students

Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications
-Ability to teach and structure a class for youth. At least 2 yrs experience in recruiting students for a youth community based organization.
-Exceptional knowledge of the field (dance, visual art, theatre, music)
-The person who accepts this position must feel comfortable in a wide variety of situations involving diverse groups of children.
-Must be at least 18 years old.
-Ability to interact and communicate well with children.
-Record keeping and ability to communicate orally and in writing
-Demonstrate traits such as patience, commitment, responsibility, optimism, motivated, dependable, leadership and must have a caring and positive attitude toward children.
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Proactive, self-disciplined and responsible
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Pleasant, must have an outgoing personality and well presented
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Great Communications Skills
-Self Starter
-Organized

Reports To Program Director, Myesha Cole

Time Commitment
We ask that you commit hours needed and days needed to specific job duties posted

Training Requirements
-Attend one orientation session
-Participate in a review sessions (in person or by phone)

Requirements
-Photo I.D. (must)
-Background Check

Time Commitment/Schedule: This is part-time position. Travel is required.

Application Instructions: Please send your resume and cover letter to:
Contessa@tbey.org

This is a college Internship.

 

Contact Information
Contessa@tbey.org
Position No Longer Available
Position Summary
Start Date
01/03/2018
Application Deadline
03/31/2018
Employment Type
Part Time
Hours per Week
15-25
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
1st Shift
Period of Employment
Open
Type of Compensation
Paid
Salary and Benefits
$10-$12
College Credits Earned
Yes
Tuition Assistance
No
Required Student Status
Open
Preferred Majors
Art Education, Art History, Art/Visual Art, Education, Other
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