Performance Arts Educator - Weekly Classes & Summer Camps

Date Posted: May 26, 2022
Application Deadline: Apr 10, 2023
Start Date: Apr 30, 2023

Hourly From: $30/hr To $50/hr
Province: Ontario
Region: Metro Toronto Area
City: North York
Employee Benefits: Other (e.g. flex time, comp tickets, etc.)
Check Additional Info section for more Employee Benefits
Organization's Field/Discipline: The Arts
Job's focus: Creative & Administrative
Job Type: Contract
Career Level: Intermediate

Organization Description

Haois International Arts
HAOIS International Arts is a performing arts school serving youth in North York Ontario and surrounding areas. Our team of arts educators leads young performers through engaging programs built on performing arts fundamentals (singing, acting, and movement) to help them build skills, including confidence, collaboration, public speaking, and much more. 

HAOIS International Arts is committed to creating safe community spaces for children and youth, along with their families, where they can express themselves while developing essential skills for their futures.   

Job Description

Haois International Arts is recruiting a Performing Arts Educator experienced in singing, acting, and dance to join our team and lead in-person youth performance classes on a per-term contract basis.
Hiring position:
Contract – Ongoing basis
Position duration: 6 months minimum, potential to renew.
Working Locations: In-person North York, Toronto, GTA.  
Salary: $30 - $50/ hour based on experience
Deadline to apply: April 10th 2023

Job Description: 
Are you passionate about the performing arts? Are you experienced in leading children and youth in interactive performance programs? If so, this position may be a great fit for you.

We’re looking for someone who can: 
  • Create and execute lesson plans each term for our interactive performance arts classes; lesson plans must be age appropriate in alignment with Haois’ goals and values.
  • Lead and direct our cabaret-style showcases to showcase student performances at the end of each term.
  • Adjust their approach flexibly to ensure all students are benefiting from their classes.
  • Communicate professionally and in a timely manner with parents and Haois management.
  • Be ready and willing to support the team with additional projects (i.e. Music festival competitions, community performance opportunities, etc.)
  • Able to train and mentor new teachers or assistants.


  • Minimum 2 years of experience working with children in an in-person setting.
  • Demonstrated experience in vocal music, as well as acting/basic dance. 
  • Must be able to design age-appropriate lesson plans for students and execute them.
  • A sense of leadership and ownership over all lessons and programming.
  • Ability to organize and direct a cabaret-style show in a theatre setting.
  • Able to communicate with parents and leadership team in a timely and professional manner.

Additional Info:

Nice to Have

  • Post-secondary education in music, theatre, dance, education, or arts.
  • CPR and First Aid Certified and hold a current vulnerable sector check (or be able to provide one). 
  • Kindness and enthusiasm for children, young adults, and education.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, and an ability to work in a team.

How to Apply:

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Only selected candidates will be contacted.


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