AGENCY BACKGROUND: Groove With Me is a free dance school for 400 girls in East Harlem. The mission is to attract and engage girls during the idle out-of-school time hours when 90% of youth violence occurs. A youth development organization we build achievement skills in an effort to prevent teen pregnancy, substance abuse, relationship abuse, depression, prostitution, crime and violence. Groove With Me was founded in 1996. It has a small staff of 4 and a volunteer roster of 40.
JOB DESCRIPTION: The Studio Assistant is an essential part of the success of programming. As classes take place she supports teachers, staff, and families. She helps the afternoon run smoothly by matching children to their parents, calming waiting siblings, answering the door and phone. The Studio Assistant is part of the recital production team. She manages the inventory of costumes and helps teacher pick and fit.
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $18.00 to $19.00 /hour