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Edmonton, AB – Part-Time (possibly full-time) Dance Instructors

SoundKreations is presently hiring dance instructors that are looking for daytime part-time to potentially full time work in the education system in Edmonton. 

CALL TO DANCE INSTRUCTORS

SOUNDKREATIONS the leading in-school dance residency company in Calgary, AB with growing divisions in Edmonton, AB and Vancouver, BC is looking for dynamic leaders to join our in-school dance team! The company is looking for someone who is inspiring, confident and capable of leading a program for kids ages 5-15yrs in any one or all three of the following styles: HIP-HOP, BOLLYWOOD, ZUMBA.

The pre-requisites for this work are as follows:

  1. A security clearance (easy to get one if you dont have one)
  2. A strong ability to work with children (most students will be K-Gr. 6)
  3. Day-time availability (approx. 8:30am-3:30pm)
  4. Quick to return an email/text 
  5. Use of a car

*Most of our school programs run for 5 consecutive days. We are looking for instructors who would like to lead 1-4 school programs per month. 

If you believe you are capable to deliver an amazing experience, fill your days with sharing your love of dance and making a real difference in the lives of today's youth, this could be the job for you! If interestedy, please complete this form: http://goo.gl/forms/H3KKGlIKHFH1WI372

Want to know more about who we are? Check out the website or the Facebook page


Edmonton/ Sherwood Park/ RedDeer, AB – Part-Time Dance Instructors

At BrightPath Kids we have GREAT kids that are entrusted to our care.

We are looking for enthusiastic Part Time Dance Instructors for our West Henday (Edmonton), Sherwood Park and Red Deer Centres for daytime classes.

To be successful at BrightPath you have:

  • A passion for working with children from 2.5 to 5 years of age
  • Strong interpersonal skills to gain trust and respect of children and their parents
  • Demonstrated our philosophy - Develop the Mind. Nourish the Body.  Inspire the Soul.
  • Demonstrated skills working as a team and enjoy a team environment
  • The ability to maintain confidentiality at all times
  •  Over 2 years of teaching experience strongly preferred
  • CPR/First Aid Certificate
  • Childcare certification an asset
  • A variety of expertise in all dance forms – ballet, hip hop, tap
  • Comfortable with teaching children at a young age
  • Comfortable and able to communicate with parents
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills, including the ability to motivate others, is a must

Please contact kcollier@brightpathkids.com to apply


Marwayne, AB – Dance Instructor


Edmonton, AB – Ballet Instructor – RAD (or comparable accreditation)

Celtic Ceilidh Dance Academy: We are looking for instructors to join our terrific enthusiastic and committed clan. You must enjoy collaborating with others to provide the best program for our dancers.The successful candidates will have strong organization and communication skills and a passion for learning as well as teaching.

Requirements:

  • Accreditation in RAD or comparable, recognized syllabus.
  • Experience with teaching all grades and ages from beginner to advanced including pointe.
  • Understanding or appreciation of Celtic dance and music will be a definite asset.
  • Ability to choreograph routines for performance and competition.
  • Ability to prepare candidates for exams -if requested.

The hourly wage for this contract position is determined based on education and experience. If you are looking to join a team and create your own legacy, we want to hear from you. This is not for teachers looking for a short or temporary contract.

We are located in Edmonton on Argyll and Gateway.

Please send resume to: dawn@celticceilidhdance.com


St. Paul, AB – Dance Teacher

  • Compensation: Competitive and negotiable with experience and training
  • Town: St. Paul, Alberta
  • Term: September 2017 to May 2018 with possible extension into summer workshops. 2+ year contract may be available

Organization Description: The St. Paul & District Arts Foundation is a growing organization located in the beautiful Lakeland region. We offer a recreational dance program (Jete Dance Studio) from the months of September to May with incorporating summer workshops during the months of May to August. Currently, Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical, Tap, Acro, and Hip Hop classes are offered in our facility and we are open to additional genres as they come available. Our goal is for our dancers to be continually inspired and challenged to learn and improve their dance technique in a fun and enjoyable environment. We encourage each student to work at their own personal best in a friendly and nurturing atmosphere. Our focus is for our children aged 3-18 to grow in the world of dance while also learning the life skills that are achieved through participating in dance.

Job Description: We are looking for a positive, passionate, enthusiastic and committed teacher. The instructor must be willing to work with other instructors in their specialized genre while maintaining the bases of a consistent ballet program to anchor the other disciplines. We are 50 dancers in a growing community. The successful candidate would work with administration, must communicate well with other instructors, students, and parents and be dedicated to the promotion of the club and the well being of our students.

Requirements/Qualifications:

  • strong technical background in ballet
  • background and understanding in pointe is a definite asset
  • experience in teaching both male and female students
  • experience in teaching ages 3 to 18 years of age (male and female), and teaching adults will be an asset
  • openness to student testing is desirable
  • certification or working towards the desire of certification in cecchetti, RAD, or American Ballet Theatre is preferred
  • knowledge of repertoire from the classical ballets
  • ability to prepare choreographed Nutcracker for a Christmas Production
  • ability to prepare choreographed routines for a spring showcase (solos/duets/trios/group)
  • ability to prepare (and be available for) students for festivals and competitions

How to Apply: Please send resume, cover letter and references by email to mpdowntownartsstudio@outlook.com

Other Details:

  • our website can be found at artfoundation.ca and find us on Facebook, St. Paul & District Arts Foundation
  • successful candidates will receive assistance in finding housing if required
  • St. Paul & District Arts Foundation is a not for profit organization run by volunteer parents
  • only those of interest will be contacted​

Kelowna, BC – Full Time Accredited RAD Ballet Instructor

Reflections Dance Studio is seeking a full time accredited RAD Ballet instructor within our Elite Company Competitive program Tier. As the lucky chosen applicant who has Canadian citizenship or proof of residency, you will be enthusiastic, possess good communication skills and have the ability to demonstrate well while maintaining an encouraging, positive, classroom environment. You will develop technical training to instill a love for dance in students of all ages and levels. Position requires experience in choreography for competition and year-end show performances. As a successful RAD Ballet candidate you must be proficient in preparing dancers for Graded to Vocational examinations. Ability to teach other genres would be an asset, but not a must. If you are a candidate who shows a professional dance focused education, you are also encouraged to apply.

The position is offered for the September 2017-2018 dance season with the ability to extend contract for future seasons. Competitive wages are negotiated based on your experience and certification.

To Apply: Please submit your resume along with references and photo including wage expectation and any video footage of choreography and teaching class you may have via email to: reflectionsdance@shaw.ca

About Reflections Dance Studio: Prominently established for over a decade, the studio is equipped with 4 large dance floors, a beautiful waiting room, change rooms and a homework room for all of our students to enjoy. We offer disciplines in Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Acro and Pre-Dance for ages 3 years to adult. Our studio offers 4 program Tiers from Recreational to an Elite Company Competitive program which has enjoyed much recognition for presenting internationally awarded performances.

Do you want to dramatically improve your quality of Life? As a lucky applicant selected to fill one of two FULL TIME teaching positions currently being offered by Reflections Dance Studio located in beautiful Kelowna, British Columbia you will do just that! Not only will you enjoy the satisfaction of working with internationally awarded elite level students at one of British Columbia’s leading studios, in your free time you will be overwhelmed by the abundance of activities that Kelowna has to offer. As Western Canada’s favorite tourist resort style destination, Kelowna presents everything from strolling along sandy beaches or taking sunset boat rides on the 90 mile long lake that Kelowna is situated on, to enjoying the many outdoor cultural live music and arts events presented along the boardwalk. Within a 45 minute radius, Kelowna boasts more than its share of world-class restaurants, over 30 golf courses, hundreds of kilometers of hiking trails with unsurpassed views, over 100 wineries and an internationally renowned ski resort all serviced by its own international airport. –Just imagine… this is your new life! Still don’t believe it? Check out this website and YouTube video: www.tourismkelowna.com / https://www.youtube.com/user/TourismKelowna


Medicine Hat, AB – Dance Instructors

Medicine Hat College’s non-credit dance program within the Conservatory of Music and Dance is seeking to fill the following positions to build and achieve the passion and dreams of dancers:

  • Full time RAD certified ballet instructor

  • Full time and part time dance instructors for ballet, competitive/recreational hip hop, tap, jazz, lyrical and/or modern classes; Additional forms of dance include musical theatre and acro

As a member of the dance team, these positions will teach dance theory, demonstrate practical techniques for classes, and observe and offer suggestions to dance students of various ages on how to improve their dance techniques. These positions will also choreograph dance pieces for performance, direct rehearsals, organize performances for the community, and support and assist the dance team with the promotion and retention strategies of the Conservatory programs.

Dance Instructor positions commence September 1, 2017. Full time positions come with an attractive benefits package. Dance Instructor positions are annually renewable subject to performance reviews and student enrolments.

Recent years’ enrolments suggest the potential for significantly more than the 700 teaching hours over 32 weeks that constitutes a full-time position at the Conservatory. Remuneration is on an hourly fee-for- student/class basis. The hourly rate of pay will be dependent upon the incumbent’s qualifications and experience.

Qualifications:

  • Relevant dance certifications; Diploma or degree within a related field is preferred

  • RAD certification is required for the full time ballet instructor position

  • Prior experience as a professional dancer and/or dance teacher with a versatile dance background

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and team building skills

  • All combinations of education and experience will be considered

For complete job posting and application, please visit Medicine Hat College / Competition Number: #117131


Grand Prairie, AB – Dance Instructors

I am looking for teaching graduates that would consider employment in Grande Prairie, Alberta. The position would ideally suit RAD registered teachers although it is not a prerequisite. Teachers also able to teach other disciplines such as Modern, Jazz, Tap, Acro or Hip Hop would be greatly desirable. If necessary, room and boarding may be arranged. This position would commence in August or September 2017.

The GP Dancer's Academy has been operating in Grande Prairie for over 27 years. The position could be from 25–35 hours per week depending on the candidate's abilities. Competitive choreography would be in addition to the regular classes. Compensation would be between $30 and $40 per hour depending on experience.

Please contact Nancy-Marie via email dancersacademy@gmail.com or by phone 780 933-7410


Lloydminster, AB – Dance Instructors

Core Dynamics Pilates & Dance Lloydminster is looking to add energetic, passionate and experienced teachers to join our rockstar faculty! If you're interested in teaching (we offer classes in ballet, jazz, tap, lyrical/contemporary, modern, hip hop and musical theatre for ages 3 to adult as well), please email us your resume detailing your experience. We'd also love to hear from you in 250 words why you'd like to join our inspiring group of teachers. We look forward to hearing from you!

 
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