Iibada Dance Company Seeks Dance Camp Counselor

Iibada Dance Company Seeks Dance Camp Counselor

Posted by Iibada Dance Company

Posted: Jun, 02, 2016

Website: https://www.iibadadance.org/job-opportunities

 Indianapolis, IN, Unknown

Iibada Dance Company is looking for a Dance Camp Counselor to supervise dance campers through 4 weeks of rigorous dance training, fun dance challenges, learning choreography, and un workshops.

What do Camp Counselors do?
Camp Counselor’s duties are to ensure campers are safe at all times. You’ll be responsible for overseeing their activities and ensuring they stay on task and meet the demands of their daily camp schedule. Camp Counselors’ duties also include planning dance games, facilitating dance education sessions and assist in managing camp rehearsals for performances.

Camp Counselor Qualifications
Being reliable and able to build good relationships with children are two essential traits of a Dance Camp Counselor. You also need to have basic knowledge and skills in dance, like technique, choreography, and movement associated with your area of expertise. (African, Modern, Hip Hop, Jazz, Contemporary etc…)

Plan indoor/outdoor activities associated with the dance camp curriculum
Follow weekly or daily schedules of assigned students
Lead dance recreational and educational activities
Escort assign students to rehearsals
Assist instructors in workshops and classes
Set up studio and equipment for rehearsals
Assist Camp Director with rehearsals and performances
Make sure all safety rules are followed
Teach dance camp warm-up
Prepare Campers for Dance Battle
Keep daily attendance log
Attend Daily Dance Training (Counselors Only)

Prior experience working with youth
Familiarity or basic knowledge in dance in African, Modern, Hip Hop, Jazz, Contemporary etc…
Patient and reliable
Organizational and communication skills
A love for children
Energetic and positive personality
Ability to meet the physical demands of the job (strength and stamina to follow strenuous activities like hiking, running, crouching or carrying children)
First aid- and CPR-certified preferred
Must be 16 to 21 years of age
You may need to pass a drug screening
Must adhere to a background check according to Indiana State Law


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