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SUMMER EMPLOYMENT

Health Intern, Arts Administration Intern, Chaperone and Resident Assistant Positions

Employment Opportunities

If you are interested in working as an Arts Administration Intern, Health Intern, RA, RA Assistant or Chaperone for our Summer Intensives please read the duties described below and submit the application form. They are all paid positions.

Submit all completed applications via email to any listed recipient on the Application or Job Description, as well as  resume@joffreyballetschool.com

Positions will be filled at a first come first serve basis to qualified candidates – please submit application early for best consideration. Final candidates who are offered a position will be required to undergo a background check prior to finalizing the hiring process.

Application deadline date: April 1st, 2017

Please email us at resume@joffreyballetschool.com for questions regarding any of the positions.

JOB DESCRIPTIONS & APPLICATIONS

Interns assist the Joffrey Ballet School in the administration of the summer programs. This is a tremendous learning experience. Be ready to work hard and long hours. Interns MUST HAVE AN ATTITUDE OF GRATITUDE! The Joffrey Ballet School is seeking hard-working, ethical, caring, organized, teamwork minded, detail-oriented individuals interested in perusing a career in Arts Administration. Interns would gain valuable experience working within an office environment, assisting with daily operations of the school’s variety of summer programs and supporting the administrative staff with customer assistance.

Joffrey Ballet School seeks hard working and enthusiastic individuals for Head Resident Advisors in New York City, Dallas, San Francisco, and Athens. This is a temporary, full-time position, with live-in and on-call responsibilities. The Head RA is responsible for supervising housing staff and students who are residing in their assigned dormitory during the summer school session. The Head RA will organize transportation of students to and from the dormitory and Joffrey studio locations and activities. The Head RA will organize and supervise staff schedules and work assignments in the dormitory. The Head RA will ensure that all staff schedules, policies, transportation schedules, major disciplinary decisions and scheduled staff meetings are presented to the Director of Resident Life for review and approval.  The Head RA will be responsible for communication between their assigned dormitory and Joffrey administrative staff, faculty, students, and parents.

The Resident Assistant (RA) is responsible for assisting students who are staying at Joffrey Ballet School during the summer school session. The Resident Assistant helps dancers feel at home in housing, organize fun activities, problem solve, ensure dancers are following the rules. RAs will also collaborate with the Joffrey administration to ensure the well-being of all residents. Applicants must be able to work within the artistic culture of Joffrey, have the ability to give and receive constructive feedback, be able to problem solve, have excellent verbal and written communication, and have good organizational and analytical skills.

Dance and Residence Life experience preferred. We background check each applicant to ensure the safety of our dancers. Joffrey Ballet School seeks enthusiastic and hard working individuals for several Resident Advisor (RA) positions in New York City, LA, Dallas, San Francisco and Athens. This is a temporary, full-time position with live-in and on-call responsibilities. The RAs report to the Head RA. The RAs manage the daily operations of the Residence Halls and maintain an active leadership role to cultivate a positive and supportive community to the residents. The RAs serve as a role model and resource to students by assisting in artistic and personal growth.

Joffrey Ballet School seeks enthusiastic individuals for several Chaperone positions in New York City, Dallas, LA, San Francisco, Miami, and Athens. This is a temporary, full-time position with live-in and on-call responsibilities. A Chaperone is responsible for supervising 6-8 students ages 12 to 14. Their primary responsibility is babysitting the younger students, including maintaining an evening schedule/bedtime, morning routine, cleaning schedule, and enforcing the rules in the dormitory. Chaperones work with Head Chaperone to ensure that these students are supervised to and from classes, during lunch, on activities, shopping and in the dormitory. Chaperone ensures that students are safe at all times, eating responsibly, and adjusting to housing at JBS.

Applicants must be able to work within the artistic culture of Joffrey, have the ability to give and receive constructive feedback, be able to problem solve, have excellent verbal and written communication, and have good organizational and analytical skills. Dance experience preferred.

PROGRAM DATES

Please note below dates are program dates and do not include training time

NYC Summer Sessions

  • Ballet Intensive: June 6 to July 21 2017 (7 weeks)
  • Musical Theater Intensive: June 12 to July 14, 2017 (6 weeks)
  • Summer of Hip Hop: July 13 to July 28, 2017 (4 weeks)
  • Jazz and Contemporary Intensive: July 17 to August 11, 2017 (4 weeks)
  • Joffrey Character & World Dance: July 24 to August 11, 2017 (3 weeks)
  • Pre-Professional Program: August 14 – August 25, 2017 (2 weeks)
  • Joffrey Experience: August 14 to August 25, 2017 (2 weeks)

Please note below dates are program dates and do not include training time

Los Angeles Summer Session

  • Pre-Professional Intensive: June 12 to June 30, 2017 (3 weeks)
  • Musical Theater Intensive: June 19 to June 30, 2017 (2 weeks)

Please note below dates are program dates and do not include training time

Dallas Summer Session

  • Jazz and Contemporary Intensive: June 5 – June 26, 2017 (4 weeks)

Please note below dates are program dates and do not include training time

San Francisco Summer Session

  • Contemporary Ballet Intensive: July 17 to August 4, 2017 (3 weeks)

Please note below dates are program dates and do not include training time

Georgia Summer Session

  • Ballet Intensive: June 5 to July 7, 2017 (5 weeks)
  • Jazz & Contemporary Intensive: June 19 to July 7, 2017 (3 weeks)

Please note below dates are program dates and do not include training time

Miami Summer Session

  • Jazz & Contemporary Intensive: June 26 to July 28, 2017 (5 weeks)
  • Tap Spectacular: June 19 to June 23, 2017 (1 weeks)