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TimeEdmonton, AB – Part-Time Dance Instructors

dancED Movement Project is looking to hire part-time dance instructors for various upcoming contracts throughout the 17/18 school year.

About dancED:
dancED Movement Project offers engaging one to two week dance focused artist-in-residence programs for students. Professional dancers work with each class to teach movement fundamentals, explore movement creation, and rehearse a comprehensive and challenging dance routine. All programs finish with the highly anticipated final showcase where students perform for their peers, parents and teachers in a full-scale production. 

Currently, dancED Movement Project delivers two main program options to capture the diversity of today’s dance and performance spectrum:

  • Hip-Hop: This program is fun and upbeat with a strong focus on quality of movement and musicality. Students will learn what makes hip-hop unique from other forms of dance: sharpness of movement, rhythm and attitude.
  • Broadway: Each class will perform a routine from a wide range of Broadway musicals such as Jersey Boys, Hairspray, Anything Goes, Mamma Mia, Wicked and West Side Story to name a few.  This program focuses on theatricality and expression.

Job Details:

We are looking to hire instructors for various one, two or three-week contracts throughout the 17/18 school year 

  • most residencies focus on elementary grades (kindergarten-grade 6), however some include junior high as well
  • guaranteed 6-7 hours of instruction each day (on an 8:30am-3:30pm basis)
  • pay starts at $25/hour
  • we are looking for highly energetic, enthusiastic and organized instructors with extensive dance training as well as a strong performance background.
  • extensive experience working with children ranging from 5-12 years old is required

To apply please submit your CV, headshot and a performance demo-reel if you have one to info@danced-mp.com

Our website is currently undergoing a revamp, but to learn more, visit our following social channels:
Facebook: www.facebook.com/dancedmovementproject
-Instagram: @danced_mp
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC750U0MPdCrhz1EuloSLyag

 


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


 

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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