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Director of Education


Location: Main Office, Dayton, OH
Job Status: Full-Time 


The Director of Education works as part of the Dayton Performing Arts Alliance (DPAA) senior leadership team and develops, administers, and evaluates all DPAA educational programs, including in-school programs, participatory programs, and field trip programs. He/she plans and manages the educational outreach of DPAA through the supervision of staff, musicians and volunteers, and by representing DPAA’s education mission with other institutional partners, school districts, universities, and the community.

QUALIFICATIONS:  The successful candidate will have the following qualifications: 

1. Bachelor’s Degree required (Education highly preferred). 
2. Minimum five years of demonstrated experience in managing performing arts educational programs.
3. Supervisory experience, including directing the work of musicians and volunteers.
4. Strong written and verbal communication skills.
5. Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
6. Familiarity with current trends in school curriculum development at the local, state, and national levels,
    including the Common Core.
7. Must be capable of light to moderate lifting. Must have personal vehicle and valid driver’s license.  

This is a full-time position offering benefits including health, dental, and life insurance. Salary range is $44k to $50k, negotiable and commensurate with experience. The position is available July 1, 2017. 

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TO APPLY: Contact Paul Helfrich, President & CEO, Dayton Performing Arts Alliance, 126 N. Main Street Suite 210, Dayton OH 45402, phelfrich@daytonperformingarts.orgNo phone calls, please. Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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