Some clubs would potentially welcome the opportunity to hire a young or beginner caller/cuer—maybe their current caller/cuer is approaching retirement and they want provide some continuity; maybe they have a beginning caller/cuer that they want to support—BUT the club may not have the financial resources to provide the beginner call/cuer with any payment for their time & resources.
So, in steps the Valley Circle’s Caller/Cuer Apprenticeship Program. The program provides a club with up to $200 per month for one dance year (8 months) as reimbursement for monies paid to a beginner caller/cuer. The conditions on acceptance of a caller/cuer into the apprenticeship program are:
Support is limited to two clubs per year. Applications for the apprenticeship program must be submitted to the Valley Circle by November 1st. Acceptance into the Apprenticeship Program would be confirmed following review of the application by the Valley Circle and the V&DCTA.
Questions - Contact the Managing Editor of the Valley Circle - By EmailClick Here for a copy of the application form.