Joe's Movement Emporium
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We’re hiring! Join the Joe’s family!

We’re looking for an entry to mid-level fundraising fanatic to join a small-but-mighty team of passionate arts managers creating community connection in Mount Rainier, MD.

What you’ll be doing… The next fiscal year marks an exciting organizational growth stage where you will play a role in executing our strategic plan, participating in our program expansion, and visioning our future. Now is an exciting time to become part of Joe’s team. 

As the development associate, you will work alongside the Executive Director, a regional arts and community leader who founded Joe’s. You will provide essential support to the leadership team helping Joe’s go to the next level. Your job will be to make the trains run on time, offer essential administrative support, and be critical backup to a team of committed and talented board and staff members working to raise $900,000 in FY20. No two days will be the same. As you grow into your role, you will quickly be given more tasks and more responsibility. There is room to learn and advance. 

We’re looking for someone who loves community, the arts, and being in the thick of things to join Joe’s dynamic Studio Manager Team. This is a weekend, part-time position with potential to pick up additional shifts dependent on performance.

Duties include 

  • Reception and customer service 

  • Event and activity supervision and support 

  • Collection of program revenue 

  • Supervision of volunteers or staff 

  • Coordination and communication with program team members 

  • Data entry and reporting with an aptitude to use software and applications 

  • Maintain studio and classroom spaces for program readiness 

Arts Education Dance Instructor

The Arts Education Department at Joe’s Movement Emporium provides dance movement classes which exposes pre-school and elementary students to dance technique basics incorporating creative methods of learning and play to engage all developmental stages. 

Essential Responsibilities Include:

  • Develop a curriculum for after school and summer camp classes. Identify themes, objectives, goals, methods, costumes and stage design. 

  • Plan classroom activities in advance to reach goals and objectives for the program period. 

  • Introduce and build dance vocabulary on a daily basis. 

  • Lead, instruct and choreograph students in Creative Movement and various dance styles to build several collaborative dance pieces for demonstration at showcases and local events which are inclusive of students with varying abilities. 

Arts Education Program Assistant

The Arts Education Department provides year-round service in the visual and performing arts that meets after school and during the summer. The Arts Education Program Assistant position assists in daily service delivery to 60-75 children ages 5 – 12.

Essential Responsibilities Include:

  • Monitor actions and conversation to ensure positive verbal/nonverbal communication 

  • Assist and support children in program activities 

  • Engage in activities with participants 

  • Observe and Evaluate student’s progress in classes