Calgary Arts Development’s classified listing is a free service for Calgary’s arts community. All content for the classifieds is user-submitted. Calgary Arts Development makes no endorsement to any agency, organization, corporation or individual who submits listings. We trust our readers to use their own judgement when responding to ads. Calgary Arts Development believes that artists should be paid for their work. For job postings and open calls, please share salary ranges or payment. Please note that ads for jobs outside of Calgary and area may not be posted. Archived June 14, 2018 Dance Instructor for Older Adults Reporting to the Arts Program Director, this position will be responsible for the effective instruction of dance skills and techniques to a class offered to participants aged 55+. In consultation with the Arts management team, the instructor will be responsible for the planning and implementation of a dance class offered too 55+ participants at Shane Homes YMCA at Rocky Ridge. Job Location: Shane Homes YMCA at Rocky Ridge Pay: Job Grade $20-$28/hr For questions or to apply, email Judith Mendelsohn firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for Submissions: June 30, 2018 Duties and Responsibilities Include: Prepare lesson plans, teach and educate participants (55+) in dance, according to the curriculum. Help develop/offer input to the current curriculum, in alignment with the growth and development of all arts programming initiatives. Assure the health and safety of participants by following health and safety practices and regulations. Provide a safe, fun, engaging, creative and supportive environment for participants and volunteers. Exceptional organizational, multi-tasking, problem-solving and decision making skills. Exceptional verbal, written and interpersonal skills with a focus on customer service. Strong attention to detail and exceptional follow-through. Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Be able to maintain a high level of confidentiality. Maintain a professional attitude at all times. Ability to meet assigned deadlines. Effectively communicates in a variety of settings. Work collaboratively with colleagues to ensure best delivery of customer/client experience, consistency in program offerings etc. Perform other duties as assigned. Be available to work Monday afternoons. Ensure the space and its equipment are being treated safely, and appropriately. Qualifications Include: Associated Degree(s) or diploma(s) in related field (dance, teaching, working with youth). Previous experience teaching/working in the field. Current Standard First Aid and AED certification (YMCA will provide training opportunities for re-certification, as/if needed). Meet and maintain any other specific licensing requirements. Evidence of a cleared police security clearance including a vulnerable sector search. Three professional references required.