Urbanity Dance

1180 Washington Street Suite #100
Boston, MA 02118

Date Posted:
August 04, 2018

Eastern Massachusetts



Education Coordinator


Urbanity Dance is looking to hire a part-time (23 hours per week) Education Coordinator. Please apply by August 10, 2018.

This part-time employee will work closely with the Education Manager to create an excellent experience for all individuals who interface with Urbanity Dance.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis; early applications are encouraged. We are aiming to have the successful candidate start by early September.

Responsibilities include:

  • Deliver excellent customer service as a lead interface with parents and students, including assisting with registration and billing (in person, and via email and phone)

  • Support Education Manager in a variety of cross-organizational / multi-departmental activities related to Community programs, the Company, Development and Marketing

  • Supervise Work Study Volunteers, PT Studio Administrative Assistants, and Staff serving as Studio Administrators

  • Supplies management: check supplies / restock / reorder

  • Facilities management: assist with facility maintenance projects; maintain clean facilities in coordination with work study volunteers and PT Studio Administrative Assistants

Please note, as a performing arts organization with performance and education programs, this role may require working morning, late afternoon and/or evening hours, as well occasional weekend obligations surrounding performances and events.


  • Bachelor's degree

  • Administrative experience

  • Proficiency with MS Office/Google Apps

  • Customer service experience

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Outgoing, proactive approach

  • Detail-oriented

  • Experience with /aptitude for working in a fast-paced environment and an organization that delivers many programs

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience with dance / other nonprofit arts organizations is a plus

Urbanity Dance is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to building a diverse, inclusive staff. We especially encourage applications from people from diverse communities.

How To Apply:

Required: Please email a cover letter and resume to Stephanie Scherpf, Managing Director, at stephanie@urbanitydance.org with "Education Coordinator Position" in the subject line. Please apply by August 10, 2018.

Note: Contact information for up to 2 references will be requested during the hiring process.

Apply by:
August 10, 2018
$15 per hour
About this Organization:

Urbanity Dance, a Boston-based nonprofit dance organization, is committed to empowering individuals and strengthening diverse communities through dance. We aim to engage people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities, both in their own communities and in our own studio space, by helping them discover the joy of movement. Our wide range of partnerships with schools, health centers, local arts institutions, enrichment camps, and juvenile detention centers allows us to share quality dance experiences with the Boston community.

Urbanity’s professional Company aspires to push the limits of contemporary dance technique, inspiring audiences with its cutting-edge artistry and startling unpredictability. The Company is dedicated to providing provocative, visually arresting and musically stimulating performances for diverse audiences of all ages.

Multi-sensory works spring from collaborations with composers, visual artists, architects, fashion designers, and light designers. Our dancers are lifelong learners chosen for their sharp adaptability, dancing prowess, and creative vision.

The School at Urbanity offers quality contemporary dance training for students of all ages. Our nurturing classroom environment is designed to encourage a generation of lifelong movers and dance enthusiasts. Company dancers and faculty, all from diverse cultural and dance backgrounds, strive to support each student in his/her dance experience. Urbanity strives to help diverse communities explore the expressive possibilities of movement.

Visit the website for Urbanity Dance:http://www.urbanitydance.org