Call for Performing Arts Instructor


Job Description:
The North Vancouver Community Arts Council is seeking a Performing Arts Instructor for our After School Arts Programme who is confident and experienced in teaching drama and/or musical theatre to children.

After School Art is an in-school programme provided to elementary schools in North Vancouver by the NVCAC. The programme is designed to make the arts more accessible, convenient and comfortable for the parent and student by providing trained art instructors to teach students in their own school environment.

This is a part-time opportunity that involves a commitment of 8 weeks, once or twice a week from 3:00pm-5:00pm. Innovative individuals who have original ideas and methods of teaching are encouraged to apply.


  • Coordinate art class content appropriate for age groups (e.g. Grades 1-3, 2-4 or 4-7)
  • Ensure the kids arrive safely to the class
  • Professional instruction in a fun, creative and safe environment
  • Keep track of attendance


  • Fluent in English; fluency in French is an asset
  • Creative and artistic background
  • Must have experience and enjoy teaching children
  • Must be available to start teaching in January 2016
  • Be passionate and have the ability to engage and encourage the students to discover and explore
  • We are looking for an enthusiastic, creative, positive, hardworking, out-going, professional team player, with a willingness to learn
  • Highly dependable, punctual and able to make commitment a MUST

How to Apply:

  • Applicants must have a 4 to 8 class course proposal prepared if contacted for an interview. To apply, please submit your current resume along with a brief description of your course proposal
  • Please submit resume and cover letter to: Megan Koch, Art Programmes Coordinator, North Vancouver Community Arts Council, 335 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver, BC V7M 2G3 or programmes@nvartscouncil.ca
  • Deadline: SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2015
  • Thank you for your interest – only those chosen for an interview will be contacted



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