Organization Description: Dance & Bmore (DAB) is a Baltimore-based ensemble of musicians, dancers, and

theater-makers engaging communities through the arts. DAB programs are multigenerational, engaging youth,

families, and senior citizens.

Mission: Dance & Bmore’s mission is to create meaningful human connections through the arts for

communities and individuals at every age and stage of life and design a progression of lifelong programs that

improve the social and emotional health of families, youth, and elders.

Job Title: Program Director

Role description: The DAB Program Director will supervise and manage DAB youth and family programs,

classes, and events and oversee a team of teaching artists working with youth and families.

Role Responsibilities:

● Train in DAB teaching and community building techniques.

● Team-teach a range of DAB classes with multidisciplinary teaching artists.

● Onboard and train teaching artists for DAB classes and events.

● Develop training curriculum in collaboration with DAB senior staff.

● Youth outreach and recruitment for “Teaching Artist Training Program” and youth program participants.

● Oversee the following youth and family programs: FazaFam Family Jams, FazaFam Pre-K, AMP, Voices of

Carmen. Observe classes, build relationships, coordinate class subs, attend teaching artist planning and

feedback sessions, etc.

● Assist Teaching Artists in preparing age-appropriate lesson plans to meet the needs of participants and

partners.

● Collect attendance and data from classes, events, teaching artists, partners.

● Attend professional development training classes/workshops as needed or scheduled.

● Participate in the promotion of Dance & Bmore Programs via social media, word of mouth, emailed

and/or written promotional materials.

Minimum and preferred qualifications:

● Experience as a teacher or teaching artist working with youth and families

● Professional and organized

● Personable and collaborative

● Leadership of small and medium sized groups

● Experience working with Google Suite (Drive, Docs, etc)

● Degree in Education, Arts Education, or Performing Arts (a plus, but not required)

Time: Part time, 16 hours per week starting. Opportunity for role expansion.