Kids/Teen Yoga Teacher - after school and weekends

Breathing Space
Washington, DC
Nov 26, 2022
Nov 30, 2022
Full Time
*Breathing Space is looking to hire 2-4 additional staff to teach yoga to kids during the after-school hours on weekdays and/or famillies with young children on weekends in Washington DC.*Most of our class demand is between 3pm - 5pm or on weekends, but there are some opportunities during the school day 9 am - 3pm, especially for instructors experienced teaching very young children - toddler and preschool.*HOW TO APPLY: ** *Answer the Indeed application screening questions* and *upload a resume that illustrates your yoga teaching qualifiications*, OR* *Submit an application at: *note that we typically get a lot of applications through Indeed. Applicants that do not answer all the screening questions will be rejected without interview._Breathing Space is looking for responsible, skillful, creative, and caring children's yoga instructors to teach regular weekly afterschool classes starting in January 2022.Opportunities to teach other programs such as family yoga, prenatal/postnatal, and baby classes are based on experience.*Yoga experience required. Yoga teaching training and experience preferred. *Preference for candidates who have completed a children's yoga teacher training course OR an adult yoga teacher training course and extensive experience teaching children. Candidates with substantial personal yoga asana and philosophy study alongside work experience with young children will also be considered for apprenticeship positions.*Experience with children required. *At least one year of professional experience with children preferred.Must be able to teach kids yoga classes that incorporate age-appropriate poses, breathing, movement, games, music, and even art. Classes are taught in a secular format but often revolve around a philosophical or natural theme and always include some form of quiet relaxation.*Transportation is required.* Must be able to teach in-person in the District of Columbia or nearby suburbs. Many locations are not metro/bus accessible but a few are and it is sometimes possible to combine car-sharing and metro to further assignments.*Proof of COVID vaccination is required for in-person teaching.* At this time, we do not have opportunities for remote teaching. Applicants who have documented medical or religious vaccination exemption must undergo weekly testing and placement opportunties are limited.If this kind of job interests you but you do not have the required experience, consider taking a children's yoga teacher training OR reach out to us about opportunities to assistant teach until your training is completed.Job Types: Part-time, ContractPay: $60.00 - $75.00 per hourBenefits:* Flexible schedule* Professional development assistanceSchedule:* After school* Weekend availabilityCOVID-19 considerations:Vaccination is required for all in-person teaching positions. Breathing Space follows ALL state and city public health recommendations and may go above and beyond requirements. We do not currently have any openings for remote positions.Application Question(s):* Where and with whom did you do your children's yoga teacher training?* If not clearly illustrated on your resume, describe your other yoga experience and qualifications* We hold our staff to the same standard as DCPS teachers and volunteers/contractors. Are you able to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination and at least one booster (or document a medical or religious exemption)?* Is there anything else you'd like to add?Experience:* personal yoga practice / study: 1 year (Required)Work Location: Multiple Locations

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