News: Job Position at Asian Improv aRts Midwest

Asian Improv Arts Midwest seeks Visiting Instructor/Performer in
Chicago, IL (and other U.S. locations as needed)

Responsible for teaching classes that focus on Japanese cultural arts.
Organize and administer traditional arts programs in Japanese
classical dance and drumming. Responsible for assisting the operation
of the cultural arts organization. Manage cultural arts programs and
organize performances throughout the year. Establish clear objectives
for all lessons and projects, and communicate those objectives to
students. Adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet
students’ varying needs and interests. This position involves teaching
elementary school level children.

Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Education, Cultural Arts, or a related
field, plus ten years of experience. Requires 6 years of experience in
Japanese traditional drumming arts and 6 years of experience in
performing with Japanese drumming ensembles. Requires fluency in
reading, speaking and writing in Japanese. Requires knowledge of
Japanese history, culture and social sciences. Requires knowledge of
traditional Japanese costuming and the ability to organize curriculums
for students. Requires Travel to domestic performance sites as needed.

Must also have authority to work permanently in the U.S. Applicants
who are interested in this position may apply online @ Ref # 30211.