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ORKEESWA 

OUTREACH-SCHOOL-INCUBATOR

 

Through accessible, high-quality, community-based education and leadership development, Orkeeswa cultivates thoughtful decision-makers and creative problem-solvers prepared to achieve their own vision for impact.
  1. MUSIC TEACHER
Job Title Music Teacher (Part Time or Full Time) 
Objective
  • To introduce students to foundational skills, techniques and concepts in music
  • To introduce students to a variety of musical instruments
  • To expose students to different musicians and music styles from around the world
  • To develop student musicians to find their voice / sound as young artists
Location Orkeeswa School, Monduli, Tanzania
Reporting To Co-Curricular Programs Coordinator
Working Relationships
  • Executive Director
  • Head of School
  • Assistant Head of School
  • Director of Strategy
  • Orkeeswa students
Key Responsibilities & Tasks Music Classes

  •  Introduce and/or reinforce foundational skills, techniques and concepts in music
  • Introduce students to a variety of musical instruments
  • Expose students to music from around the world
Afterschool Programming

  •  Work with individual student-musicians to develop their music practice and support them as they explore their own voice and talents as artists
  • Create opportunities for self-directed learning for emerging musicians
Performances

  • Prepare student musicians for performances on campus and beyond
  • Create opportunities for students to record their music
Experience, Skills & Strengths Qualifications:

  • Education and/or experience in music, as a musician and/or an educator
  • Experience working with youth highly valued

 

Other Requirements:

  • Passion for working with youth
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
Orkeeswa Culture Orkeeswa’s team is diverse and located across the globe. Respect for other cultures, norms and contexts is essential, and a belief in our mission is critical for success in any role with Orkeeswa’s team. We work hard and are fiercely committed to our vision of cultivating thoughtful decision-makers and creative problem-solvers prepared to achieve their own vision for impact. All team members must be humble, willing to learn from their colleagues around the globe, and challenge their own perceptions about international development and social impact work.

 

If you meet the above qualifications please email your resume and cover letter to  hr@orkeeswa.org Please note, applicants without all of the above materials will be considered incomplete and will not be accepted.

 

info@orkeeswa.org | www.orkeeswa.org | facebook.com/orkeeswa | instagram.com/orkeeswa

 

 

 

 

 

 

2.ART TEACHER

Through accessible, high-quality, community-based education and leadership development, Orkeeswa cultivates thoughtful decision-makers and creative problem-solvers prepared to achieve their own vision for impact.

 

Job Title Art Teacher (Full-Time or Part-Time)
Objective
  • To introduce students to foundational skills, techniques and concepts in visual art
  • To expose students to a diverse array of artists and their work
  • To inspire students to explore themselves and the world around them through visual art
  • To support student artists to develop their art practice
Location Orkeeswa School, Monduli, Tanzania
Reporting To Co-Curricular Programs Coordinator
Working Relationships
  • Executive Director
  • Head of School
  •  Director of Strategy
  • Assistant Head of School
  • Orkeeswa staff
  • Orkeeswa students
Key Responsibilities & Tasks Art Classes 

  • Introduce and reinforce foundational skills, techniques and concepts in visual art
  • Facilitate art projects with students according to their level of experience
  • Prepare exhibitions of student art works
  • Expose students to visual artists and their work through field trips to local artists’ studios and exhibitions; through art history; through research into contemporary art in Africa and around the world
Afterschool Programming

  • Work with a group of student artists to develop their art practice based on their level of experience and individual needs
Experience, Skills & Strengths Qualifications:

  • Education and/or experience as an art practitioner and/or arts educator
  • Experience working with youth is highly valued

 

Other Requirements:

  • Passion for working with youth
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
Orkeeswa Culture Orkeeswa’s team is diverse and located across the globe. Respect for other cultures, norms and contexts is essential, and a belief in our mission is critical for success in any role with Orkeeswa’s team. We work hard and are fiercely committed to our vision of cultivating thoughtful decision-makers and creative problem-solvers prepared to achieve their own vision for impact. All team members must be humble, willing to learn from their colleagues around the globe, and challenge their own perceptions about international development and social impact work.

 

If you meet the above qualifications please email your resume and cover letter to info@orkeeswa.org. Please note, applicants without all of the above materials will be considered incomplete and will not be accepted.

 

info@orkeeswa.org | www.orkeeswa.org | facebook.com/orkeeswa | instagram.com/orkeeswa

 

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