We are seeking Assistant Teacher for our residency and after school programs for 2018-2019. Classes are for students K-5th in dance, theatre and visual art. This is an excellent oppertunity for anyone looking to become a teaching artists in the schools, community center and parks transitioning from teaching in a studio setting or just graduating college. Many of our teachers move on to becoming a lead teacher once they receive training in our teaching methodolgy and curriculum.
We are looking for a diverse group who would like to learning about how to incorporate dance, theatre and visual arts into their classes and link literacy and social/emotional learning. Excellent opportunity for creative people know that teaching the arts is more than just dance steps and memorizing lines.
People of color and men identfying strongly encouraged to apply.
Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble challenges, engages and inspires audiences both onstage and in the classroom, through innovative, multidisciplinary storytelling in the genre of Tanztheatre, which unites all art media and to achieve an all-embracing, radical change in humankind. As an Ensemble, we collaboratively create thought-provoking arts performances and educational outreach programs incorporating elements of theatre, music, movement, visual arts and literary text. We are dedicated to “performance with a purpose.”
Arts Educational Programs Mission: Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble arts educational programs teach math, science and literacy through the visual and performing arts with a progressive education teaching model that emphasizes social/emotional learning.