Assistant Director of Dance Team
Job Details
Seasonal
About TCA

Founded on the purpose of educating and developing the whole person for the glory of God, we integrate faith with learning because we believe God created us in His image to be lovers and learners of Him, of our neighbors and of all creation.  Our students are challenged academically through rigorous curriculum in 21st century classrooms. We are dedicated to preparing our students to pursue higher education at the country’s most prestigious and challenging colleges and universities. Through a combination of called and caring teachers, low student turnover and active family involvement, the TCA experience is one of community. Families, faculty and students develop long-standing relationships built on a pursuit of excellence in every area and a shared commitment to Jesus Christ.

Trinity Christian Academy is looking for a dedicated, enthusiastic and knowledgeable employee to join our athletic community who meets the following criteria:

  • Has a desire to work in a private, independent, conservative, evangelical Christian college preparatory school
  • Is a committed Christian, active in your local church and growing in your personal walk with Christ
  • Has a passion for your areas of specialty, as well as the ability to communicate effectively with students and parents
  • Has a personal lifestyle and character that are above reproach
  • Welcomes the opportunity to disciple and mentor students, helping develop godly character in their lives
Responsibilities and Qualifications

The Assistant Director of the TCA Dance Team, must have a love for high school students and dance. This individual must be willing to share his/her belief with the students on dance team.

Qualifications

  • A strong commitment to the positive development of the dance team program at TCA
  • Ability to instill teamwork and community within a group of girls pointing them to Christ
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience working with high school girls in dance team
  •  Knowledge of the sport of dance team (jazz, ballet, contemporary, kick, etc.)
  • Ability to build a good rapport with students and parents

General Responsibilities

  • Attend dance team practices during football season and contest season
  • Assist Director in planning and organizing practices
  • Assist Director in planning warm-up, conditioning drills for practice
  • Assist Director in choreographing and teaching routines
  • Assist Director in choosing and approving music for routines
  • Attend pep rallies that dance team performs
  • Assist in documenting and planning weekly character lessons with Officers
  • Attend all Varsity football games (home and close away)
  • Assist Director teaching dance team technique and dance routines
  • Assist with fittings and ordering for all dance team uniforms
  • Assist Director with dance team tryouts and parent meetings
  • Attend Summer Dance team camp(s)
  • Assist manage miscellaneous items (logistics, travel ad sales etc.)
  • Assist in organization and presentation of parent meetings
  • Coordinate with Director to communicate with parents on a weekly basis (scheduling, updates etc.)

Physical, Mental and Environmental Requirements

  • Regularly works inside but some outdoor time is required
  • Ability to reach, bend, stoop, push and pull items
  • Ability to demonstrate dance moves and drills
  • Early mornings and late nights required

Job Details
Position:   Assistant Director of Dance Team 
Department:   Athletics
Reports To:   Director of Drill Team
Start Date:  June 2021
Hours:   Seasonal 
Salary:   Commensurate with experience

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