SEAMAAC Seeks Teaching Artist

SEAMAAC Seeks Teaching Artist

This Deadline Expired: Saturday, May 14, 2022

SEAMAAC is seeking to hire Teaching Artists in the following Fields: Breakdancing, DJ/Music Production, Spoken Word/Poetry, Videography, and Photography. We are committed to providing a safe space for students to learn and grow from their time with practicing artists. SEAMAAC’s Hip Hop Heritage (H3) afterschool and summer programs’ mission is to build and support a multi-racial, multi-ethnic community of Philadelphia youth. The Teaching Artist works as a team player to run a high-quality program using creative and performance arts such as deejaying, breakdancing, photography, video and music production, emceeing, and graffiti to support youth in gaining access to educational and employment opportunities. The Teaching Artist will lead studio activities Mondays through Fridays from 2pm – 6pm during the school year and 10am – 2pm for six weeks during the summer. Staff members are responsible for the everyday functioning of the program activities that includes writing curriculum, leading structured project-based learning instruction, and developing youth work to showcase. H3 youth build cross-cultural bridges through community projects and civic engagement using hip hop arts as vehicles to affect social change and tell their stories.

Read the full job description here.

Interested applicants must submit a detailed cover letter, resume, and portfolio to employment@seamaac.org. Applications without these materials will not be considered.

Peter Quarracino
Peter Quarracino
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Morgan Dummitt
Morgan Dummitt

Sculptor Morgan Dummitt was born and raised in Manhattan, where he began studying the figure in 2005 at the Art Students…

Sculptor Morgan Dummitt was born and raised in Manhattan, where he began studying the figure in 2005 at the Art Students League of New York. In 2013 he earned a certificate in sculpture from the Pennsylvania…

Sculptor Morgan Dummitt was born and raised in Manhattan, where he began studying the figure in 2005 at the Art Students League of New York. In 2013 he earned a certificate in sculpture from the Pennsylvania Academy of the…

Clare Finin is an artist, researcher, and non-profit hustler currently based in Philadelphia, PA.
Clare Finin
Clare Finin

Clare Finin is an artist, researcher, and non-profit hustler currently based in Philadelphia, PA. …

Clare Finin is an artist, researcher, and non-profit hustler currently based in Philadelphia, PA. …

Clare Finin is an artist, researcher, and non-profit hustler currently based in Philadelphia, PA. …

Zoë Lukas received her BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art, and divides her time between paintings and cakes.
Zoë Lukas
Zoë Lukas

Zoë Lukas received her BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art, and divides her time between paintings and cakes.…

Zoë Lukas received her BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art, and divides her time between paintings and cakes.…

Zoë Lukas received her BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art, and divides her time between paintings and cakes.…

Jennifer Lipman-Bartel
Jennifer Lipman-Bartel
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