Marketing Outreach Intern


The marketing outreach intern works with Milwaukee Ballet’s Marketing Manager and maintains ongoing communications projects, coordinates outreach efforts, provides ticketing and data entry assistance, and assists with events.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Perform data entry projects

• Street outreach: distribution of flyers, posters; attend community events

• Assist with Ballet event set up and logistics

• Coordinate tickets/package/group promotions among, schools, clubs, retail, etc.

REQUIREMENTS
This is an unpaid internship that requires a candidate pursuing degree in advertising, public relations, communications, or similar field. Strong organization and writing skills are a must. Must be comfortable in a PC environment. Experience with arts, cultural and nonprofit groups desired. A vehicle and license are required.

TO APPLY
In ONE ATTACHED DOCUMENT, send letter, resume, and two writing-samples to lrivers@milwaukeeballet.org.

Summer Intensive Residence Hall Manager

Dates of Employment:                         Wednesday, June 16 through Saturday, August 1, 2015
Location of Employment:                    Sandburg Halls at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
 
Milwaukee Ballet’s Intensive Program is an international program for students ages 11-22 with a daily schedule that rivals a professional dance company in the amount of hours spent in the studio along with the supervised independence of campus living.  The program provides each student the opportunity for tremendous technical, artistic and personal growth. 
 
Students attending the program are dedicated, driven, pre-professional students of ballet who are selected during a 30-city international audition tour to study with artists and faculty of Milwaukee Ballet.  Approximately 80 of the 150+ students in the program will reside at Sandburg Halls and require supervision and guidance from the Resident Hall Manager and Resident Assistant Staff.
 
Residence Hall Manager is responsible for overseeing all aspects of Milwaukee Ballet’s Summer Program on-site at Sandburg Halls:
·         Live on-site with Resident Assistant staff and students
·         Schedule and manage Resident Assistant staff of 6-8 employees
·         Ensure the health and well being of students
·         Create a positive experience for students and staff
·         Conduct at least weekly staff meetings with Resident Assistant staff
·         Ensure all Residence Hall policies of the Milwaukee Ballet and Sandburg Halls are followed
·         Resolve conflicts with students or staff in a professional manner
·         Communicate between School office staff and Residence Halls (daily Monday-Friday, weekends if needed)
·         Take resident students to necessary doctor appointments and relay information to parents
·         Register Residence Hall students for and assist in coordination of field trips
·         Maintain balanced petty cash fund for Residence Hall activities
·         Oversee daily paper work exchange between school office staff and Residence Halls
 
Qualifications: 
·         4-year degree in education, social work, or other related field
·         Experience as an educator, Resident Assistant, or other work with teens
·         History of excellent communication skills with teens and their parents
·         Leadership or management experience
·         Able to enforce policy with consistency and fairness
·         Positive, outgoing, friendly
·         Clean driving record, insurance and a reliable car
·         Pass extensive background check
·         Dance experience not required
 
Interested?  Complete this application packet.  
Interviews begin mid-February and will continue until all positions are filled.

Summer Intensive Resident Assistants

Positions Available: Live-in Resident Assistants AND Part-Time Resident Assistants
 
Dates of Employment: Friday, June 17-Saturday, July 30, 2016
 
Employer: Milwaukee Ballet, 504 W. National Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53204 
 
Location of Employment: Sandburg Halls at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 
 
Description/Qualifications:
·         Supervise dance students ages 11-17 for Milwaukee Ballet Summer Intensive Program
·         Must be mature, responsible and dependable
·         Demonstrate sound judgement and good decision making skills
·         Able to remain calm and professional at all times
·         Able to work independently and as part of a team
·         Prior Resident Assistant, camp counselor, or teaching experience required
·         Dance experience not required
·         Must be at least one year post high school at the start of the program
·         Cannot be enrolled in the 2016 Milwaukee Ballet Summer Intensive Program
 
Interested?  Complete this application packet.  
Interviews begin mid-February and will continue until all positions are filled.

Accompanists

ACCOMPANISTS NEEDED

Are you an accomplished, inspiring pianist who enjoys working with children?
If so, contact Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy.
Earn money for doing what you love!

Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy is seeking musicians with high intermediate/advanced level piano skills who are prompt, responsible, and interested in collaborating with teachers and students to accompany classical ballet classes. Training provided. Benefits include free tickets to Milwaukee Ballet Company performances.

Immediate openings in Milwaukee, Fox Point and Brookfield.

Contact Dan Boudewyns at dboudewyns@milwaukeeballet.org for more information or to arrange an audition/interview.

Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy Part-Time Teachers

Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy seeks part-time instructors for a variety of levels.

Applicants must have prior teaching experience in at least one of the following areas:

• Creative Movement and Pre-Ballet for students ages 3-6 years

• Beginning classical ballet for students ages 7-10 years

• Intermediate classical ballet which includes experience teaching beginning pointe

• Pre-professional classical Ballet, Pointe, Variations and even Pas de Deux

Instructors must attend teacher training in Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy curriculum, participate in required staff meetings, attend Milwaukee Ballet performances (complementary ticket provided), instill proper classical ballet etiquette in the classroom, and teach to students at an age-appropriate level of fun and enjoyment.

Resume and references should be sent to Rolando Yanes, Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy Director, at ryanes@milwaukeeballet.org.

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