Groove With Me, Inc. is a youth development organization using free dance classes and performance opportunities as a tool to instill in young women the leadership, pride, spirit of cooperation, creativity, joy and discipline needed to confront the adversity in their daily lives and throughout their future development. The program seeks to decrease teen pregnancy, truancy, crime, violence, prostitution, substance abuse and gang related activity by nurturing youth, building self-confidence, offering positive choices, and providing a safe place to go.
We serve 400 girls in East Harlem.
We are looking for an energetic, compassionate, and experienced team player. Reporting to and in partnership with the Executive Director, the Program Manager will spearhead Groove With Me’s programs which include dance classes, teacher training, performances, workshops, and special events. Groove With Me is an ever growing and evolving organization that requires an entrepreneurial spirit and the ability to wear many hats.Recruit, train, and supervise volunteer dance teachers. Continuously update postings at schools and volunteer websites. Network to help recruit teachers. Thoroughly screen potential teachers. Match new teachers with current teachers for training.