Good Shepherd Services, a leading NYC non-profit committed to the success of young people and families, is currently seeking an Activity Instructor (Zumba), for our Sumner Community Center Program in Brooklyn.

The Activity Instructor provides recreational/educational workshops and activities as an avenue for self-development and expression thru enrichment/project-based curriculum.


  • Provide and teach well planned Zumba classes to participants.
  • Implement a Zumba curriculum.
  • Submit lesson/activity plans in advance.
  • Delegate roles to group leaders and program aides during class time to assist with facilitation of a group (where applicable).
  • Coordinate activities, including set up and clean up.
  • Organize, inventory and store supplies and equipment.
  • Attend all staff development trainings sessions as specified.
  • Guide program participants in examining choices, following directions and becoming involved in program activities.
  • Attend and participate in staff meetings.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or GED plus a minimum of 24 college credits and experience or skill in performing or visual arts, sports, recreation, crafts and/or physical education.
  • Must have knowledge in the Latin inspired dance fitness program ZUMBA.
  • Excellent group facilitation skills.
  • Good communication skills and ability to work collaboratively.
  • Must have a commitment to work from a strength-based and/or youth development perspective.

How to apply

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Brooklyn, New York
Good Shepherd Services

862 Park Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, 11206, US