Priority is given to workshops that further MCCLA’s mission to promote, preserve and develop the Latino Arts, and to make arts accessible to the community it serves. For this reason, bilingual (English/Spanish) instructors are highly encouraged to apply. A complete application must be submitted a minimum of two months prior to commencing a workshop. Once application is approved, MCCLA and the instructor (independent contractor) enter into a teaching agreement. Instructor obtains 60% of the total of tickets sold to their class.
Instructors are responsible for promoting their classes, attending all scheduled classes punctually, having a qualified substitute to teach in case of their absence, and keeping a minimum of 5-8 students per class (depending on course). MCCLA will help promote the workshop through social media, web, and events calendar to help recruit students. Nonetheless, instructors must make a true effort in promoting their workshop. Instructors must email MCCLA program coordinator of any cancellations. Instructors must make sure to collect all tickets from students, total amount of tickets will be the amount you will be paid for, not for the total tickets sold, all assistants and guest must sign in.
1. Once application is approved, instructor must submit a quality photo and brief bio (1 paragraph) and a class description, for inclusion in MCCLA’s website. 2. Instructors are responsible to promote their class via flyers, Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram). Instructors are also encouraged to have a website and Facebook.3. Instructors are responsible for bringing all materials or must submit a material lists for students to purchase prior to the workshop.4. Workshop surveys are to be conducted at the end of the workshop by class participants and must be turned into Box Office at the end of the workshop series. 5. Teacher will determine the fee in compliance with the administration. MCCLA offers discounted coupons fee to keep classes affordable.6. Instructors are responsible for attending first scheduled workshop, regardless of how many students have signed up prior.7. MCCLA reserves the right to photography/videotape classes for promotional and documentation purposes. 8. For more information, please contact MCCLA’s office (415) 643-2787 or the box office (415)643-2785.