Wakakirri Artist In Residence Program (Applications Now Open!)
DANCE TEACHERS WANTED – Nationally
NSW (Sydney & Wollongong), ACT (Canberra & Goulburn), WA (Perth & Leeman), Victoria (Melbourne & Sunbury West), QLD (Brisbane, Redcliffe, Caloundra & Mackay), SA (Adelaide & Murray Bridge)
Wakakirri is seeking dance teachers to work in schools as part of its Artist In Residence program. This is a creative opportunity to work with children and be in charge of creating a Story Dance to be performed in a professional theatre.
Teachers will be teaching one 60 min class ($70 per class) at a school per week for 12 weeks across term 2/3. Teachers can take on multiple schools if desired.
A Wakakirri Story Dance is a 3-7 minute performance by a group of students that theatrically tells a story using a combination of dancing, acting and creative movement to pre-recorded music. Schools can tell any story and use any combination of dance, creative movement, acting, music, props, costumes and sets.
- Experience teaching dance/creative movement to children
- Well organised and good communicator
- Confident directing skills
- Understanding of Wakakirri Story Dance Challenge
- Working with children check (mandatory)
All teachers will need to attend a Wakakirri Accreditation training course (free). Send resumes to [email protected]
For more information www.wakakirri.com or phone 1800 650 979.