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Job openings for Summer PROGRAMS 2020

Job openings for ʻŌlino Arts Animation Academy & Summer Reel Camp for Girls // NOW ONLINE: Stop Motion Animation

ʻŌlino Arts Animation Academy

June 29 - July 17, 2020 + Hōʻike / Monday - Friday ONLINE (2 hours) time of the day to be confirmed. Please note, there will be about 3-5 mandatory planning meetings on zoom before the program starts.

PLEASE READ JOB DESCRIPTION BEFORE APPLYING AND SEND COVER LETTER AND RESUME HIGHLIGHTING RELEVANT EXPERIENCE + TWO REFERENCES' CONTACT INFO TO VERA@HAWAIIWOMENINFILMMAKING.ORG. MAHALO!

Deadline to apply APRIL 17, 2020 by 4:00 pm

(no late applications accepted).

If selected, interviews will be held ON the following week. 

 

ANIMATION Instructor

Responsibilities and duties include:

  • Provide animation instruction and support on stop motion techniques

  • Program planning and curriculum development

  • Participate in opening and closing protocol*

  • Participation to debriefing sessions with staff at the end of the day*

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree or higher in animation, experimental animation, creative media, or equivalent experience.

  • Experience in art education and/or youth development with a working understanding of classroom management and curriculum design for the targeted age range.

  • Experience in Photoshop, Premiere, After Effects, and other animation software required

  • Ability to present complex ideas and techniques to a group clearly and concisely, and effectively collaborate with a wide range of contributors with varying skill sets

  • Ability to teach remotely

  • Committed to the presence of youth voice and possesses the skills necessary to activate and lift up the voices of young people

  • Flexible, dependable, and able​ to work under pressure and able to accepting new assignments, helping team members, learning new skills, and striving to improve team and organization results.

  • Must provide a current sample reel of animation work

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of cultures, history, and languages of Hawaiʻi's and underserved populations a plus

  • Demonstrate the ability to present complex ideas and techniques to a group clearly and concisely.

  • Working understanding of the tenets of Social Emotional Learning*

  • Demonstrated interest in feminism and film

  • Community organizing and advocacy experience with youth

This is a one-time position for the duration of the ʻŌlino Arts Animation Academy and/or Reel Camp for Girls. Hourly rate is $35.

* for ʻŌlino Arts Animation Academy position only

ANIMATION Mentor

Responsibilities and duties include:

  • Assist and support instructor in animation teaching activitie

  • Responsible for the equipment (proper usage, maintenance and inventory)

  • Carry out any other duties related to the instructional activities related to the program

  • Participate in opening and closing protocol*

  • Participation to debriefing sessions with staff at the end of the day*

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in animation, experimental animation, creative media, or equivalent experience

  • Experience in Stop Motion

  • Ability to mentor remotely

  • Experience in working with youth

  • Experience in Photoshop, Premiere, After Effects, and other animation software required

  • Ability to effectively collaborate with a wide range of contributors with varying skill sets

  • Flexible, dependable, and able​ to work under pressure and able to accepting new assignments, helping team members, learning new skills, and striving to improve team and organization results.

  • Must provide a current sample reel of animation work

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of cultures, history, and languages of Hawaiʻi's and underserved populations a plus

  • Working understanding of the tenets of Social Emotional Learning*

  • Demonstrated interest in feminism and film

  • Community organizing and advocacy experience

This is a one-time position for the duration of the ʻŌlino Arts Animation Academy and/or Reel Camp for Girls. Hourly rate is $25.

* for ʻŌlino Arts Animation Academy position only

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