The Umbrella Community Arts Center

40 Stow Street
Concord, MA 01742
http://theumbrellaarts.org/

Date Posted:
November 16, 2018

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Education/Instruction

Type:
Part-Time

2019 February Vacation Week - Performing Arts Instructor

Description:

The Umbrella Community Arts Center is seeking a talented and creative performing art/theater teacher for its 2019 February Vacation Week Program. The program is designed for children ages 5–12. Campers will be grouped by age*: 5–6 years, 7-8 years, 8–10 years, and 10–12 years and each day, instructors along with the Assistant Teachers will explore our theme, Storytellers through discovery, exploration and creative art-making. The day runs from 9:00am – 4:30pm Tuesday-Friday.


Schedule Options:
1. Half-Day Morning ONLY – 9:00am-12:30pm.

2. Half-Day Afternoon ONLY – 1:00 – 4:30pm
3. Full-Day 9:00am – 4:30pm.


*The number of classes and program areas provided each day will depend on the total number of registered students and how they can be divided by age into groups of 10-14 students.


2019 - February Vacation Week: Storytellers

At The Umbrella, we believe that everyone is an artist. We have designed our February Vacation Week, Art Explorers program with variety in mind to give students the opportunity to discover, explore, and experiment in the arts.

Explore your creativity through the art of storytelling as we draw inspiration from our favorite books, movies and folklore. Students will have a chance to create their own stories with art projects ranging from hand-made books, painting, puppets and more!

Art Explorers – Storytellers will get the creative sparks going with hands-on projects in ceramics, drawing and painting, 2D and 3D mixed media, performing arts and woodworking.


Qualifications:

BA or MA in Theater Arts, Theater Education, or Teaching. Demonstrated technical skill in the subject being taught. Prior teaching experience is highly desirable. Enthusiastic, reliable, and creative. The ability to motivate and inspire in an open positive way. Strong organizational and time management skills.


How To Apply:

Please send cover letter and resume to Danielle Moriarty, Education Associate, The Umbrella Community Arts Center, 40 Stow Street, Concord MA 01742. Or by email at danielle@theumbrellaarts.org

Apply by:
December 14, 2018
Salary:
$22.50 - $25per/hour starting rate, DOE
About this Organization:
The Umbrella Community Arts Center, (formerly Emerson Umbrella Center for the Arts), is located at 40 Stow Street in downtown Concord. Our mission is to enrich lives and build a vibrant community through the arts. We inspire creativity, learning, and personal growth through education, performing and visual arts, cultural events, and community collaborations. Each year we engage, excite, and educate people of all ages – from toddlers to seniors – in the arts. Our performing arts and events draw thousands to our 400-seat theater. We present approximately 10 exhibitions per year including curated, juried, and non-juried exhibitions and works by local, regional, and national artists. Our popular Musketaquid arts and environment program links discovery of art with passion for nature. And, our community of 50 artists adds tremendous vitality and inspiration. For more information, please visit www.theumbrellaarts.org.