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Assistant Professor of Practice in Ballet Technique

Styles: Ballet

Description:

The USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance at the University of Southern California invites applications for a Non-Tenure Track, Assistant Professor of Practice in Ballet Technique. USC Kaufman seeks a collaborative, dynamic and innovative artist-scholar to teach all levels of ballet technique for undergraduate dance majors, non-majors, and minors. Successful candidates will have significant professional and/or university-level experience in teaching ballet technique, men’s ballet technique, classical male variations, classical partnering and contemporary partnering as well as teaching and/or staging classical and/or contemporary masterworks. Experience in teaching other areas of dance is desirable but not required. Additional duties include student mentorship; non-major program oversight; collaborating with faculty on student evaluation, grading and assessment; participating in recruitment and selection of prospective student dancers; facilitating visiting artist residencies; assisting in rehearsals; directing dance productions on a rotating basis with other faculty; and serving on departmental and university committees. Applicants will be expected to represent USC Kaufman at the University as well as within local, national and international dance communities. The USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance is interested in recruiting candidates who have demonstrated an ongoing, successful engagement with the highest standards of scholarship and/or creative activity, consistent with the expectations for excellence in a Research I university. For additional information and to apply, please visit the website below.

Location: Los Angeles, CA

State: California

Contact:
w) usccareers.usc.edu/job/los-angeles/assistant-professor-of-practice-in-ballet-technique/1209/5051342
e) uscdance@usc.edu

Associate Artistic Director

Styles: Ballet, Pas De Deux, Contemporary

Description:

New Ballet Ensemble & School (NBE) is a nationally acclaimed Community Arts Education organization founded in 2001 to provide quality training and opportunities to all youth, regardless of their ability to pay. NBE is seeking a full-time Associate Artistic Director to teach and coordinate the training of NBE Ensemble artists, trainees, and advanced ballet students. Likewise, this position will work in partnership with the Artistic Director to engage guest artists and choreographers. Specifically, the Associate Artistic Director will be responsible for the logistics surrounding education and outreach performances and programs, and will schedule all rehearsals for the core program students as they relate to main stage and community performances. Lastly, the position requires the ability to be adept at working with diverse personality types in order to forge meaningful relationships with current and potential constituents, and help advance an environment of inclusion and professionalism in all NBE programs. Applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to Carrie Vaughan, Managing Director. Email: carrie@newballet.org Mail: 2157 York Avenue |Memphis, TN 38104 Fax: 901-274-5370

Location: Memphis

State: Tennessee

Contact:
e) carrie@newballet.org

Ballroom Teacher

Styles: Ballroom, Salsa, Stretch & Strengthen

Description:

We are always interviewing the right people for a career opportunity instructing ballroom dance. Be enthusiastic, energetic, athletic & coach-able. We better the lives of others thru teaching dance!

Location: Dance Forever, 29121 US 19 N. Clearwater, FL 33761

State: Florida

Contact:
p) 7277233269

Body By Simone Fitness Instructor

Description:

Seeking professionally-trained dancers with a passion for fitness to join the Body By Simone team in L.A. Developed by celebrity trainer Simone De La Rue, Body By Simone is a boutique fitness studio offering dance cardio based group fitness classes and private training at their studios in L.A. and NYC. Auditions will be by invitation only on 7/12/17. Please email your headshot + resume to resume@bodybysimone.com to apply.

Location: Los Angeles, CA

State: California

Contact:
e) resume@bodybysimone.com

Dance Instructor

Styles: Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip-hop, Musical Theatre

Description:

We are looking for a reliable, fun and professional part time dance teacher to work with young children, ages 2-12. Ballet background required; tap, jazz, hip hop and musical theater skills a plus. Saturday hours available at our Alexandria studio. This position is perfect for someone looking for an opportunity to use their skills, but currently works in another profession, or someone who is looking to pick up additional hours. Training starts immediately, classes start in September and run through June.

Location: Alexandria, VA

State: Virginia

Contact:
e) krissie@tinydancers.com

Dance Instructors

Styles: Jazz, Tap

Description:

Experienced Jazz & Tap Instructors needed for Non-Profit after school enrichment program. This individual is established in the entertainment industry with life experience and a desire to mentor students grades K-12 through the dance classes. The instructor will teach 3 45-minute multi-level jazz or tap classes every Wednesday afternoon and will be required to be present in the classroom from 3:45 PM to 6:30 PM as well as all-school performances/events. Instructors are expected to know the content of the student handbook to understand the philosophy of Ovation. All staff members must be fingerprinted.

Location: Upland, CA

State: California

Contact:
e) info@ovationperformingarts.com

Fitness Dancers Wanted

Styles: Hip-hop, Salsa, Cultural, African, Flamenco, Worship Dance

Description:

Fitness dancers wanted for Christian fitness video.

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Contact:
e) fitadelphia@gmail.com

Institutional Advancement Manager

Description:

Job Title: Institutional Advancement Manager Reports To: Director Status: Staff, Full-time Salary: $25-$30K + Medical/Dental Benefits Description: Urbanity Dance is looking for an Institutional Advancement Manager to start mid-September. The position is full-time. A pivotal new addition to the growing team, the Institutional Advancement Manager will be focused on communications, marketing and development. The Manager must be an excellent writer, have superb interpersonal skills, ability to multitask, work independently, and to be a self-starter. Candidate must be fully invested in the continued growth of the company, inspired and enthusiastic about the vision of the company. Strong potential for continued growth within the organization. Core Responsibilities: - Thinking creatively to grow Urbanity's three pillars: 1) audience/press for the professional company and performances 2) student population (adults and children) and 3) raise awareness about our community programming. Development: - In collaboration with the Board and Executive Director, build a robust annual fundraising plan that includes individual giving, events, corporate partnerships, and foundation grants - Manage the organizations database to ensure data integrity. This includes, data entry, gift tracking, list and report generation - Create systems for gift processing from gift receipt through to gift acknowledgment - Serve as the organization’s main contact with donors, including communications regarding Urbanity news and events - Foundation research, prospecting, and proposal generation - Serve as the organization’s representative at artistic and cultural events-- - Manage 3-5 fundraising/awareness events throughout year and working with Board of Directors and to organize responsibilities Marketing and Communications: - In collaboration with the Board and Executive Director, create an annual marketing and communications plan that includes a message and communications calendar to track all social media and email communications, press strategies, website updates, as well as a plan for evaluation of communications and marketing efforts - Writing press releases and responding to press inquiries in a friendly, timely, and effective manner - Facilitating (along with graphic designer) a website overhaul & new print materials - Writing blog entries and contributing as a dance writer to news publications - Managing social media and email communications - Managing team of 2-3 arts administration interns Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have/be: - Dance background is not necessary, but a passion for arts and community education is essential - Strong preference for 1 year of work-related experience - Bachelors degree required - Marketing competency and demonstrated experience in marketing, including market strategy, demand generation, market research, and marketing communications - Efficient multi-tasker - Delivering effective presentations - Strong analytical and problem solving skills - Strong attention to detail - Excellent communications, writing and customer service skills - Interest and/or experience in non-profit management and/or arts administration - Computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite - Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, etc.) not required but is a plus. An aesthetic sense for web design (website, newsletter) is a plus. - Interest and/or experience in photo, video, web editing - Friendly personality, able to represent Urbanity in the press and media - Ability to work independently, and as a member of a team - Flexibility, positive attitude, and good work ethic To apply: Email cover letter and resume to urbanitydance@gmail.com or Urbanity Dance, 280 Shawmut Ave, Boston MA 02118 Urbanity Dance exists to inspire, engage, and empower individuals and communities through the art of dance and movement.

Location: Boston

State: Massachusetts

Contact:
e) urbanitydance@gmail.com

School at Peridance Rehearsal Assistant Wanted!

Description:

The School at Peridance is looking for a work-study Rehearsal Assistant for its 2017-2018 school year to work with their student Tap companies. The Rehearsal Assistant will work in tandem with the Student Company Director/Choreographer to prepare The School at Peridance’s student tap companies, SynKopate and SynKopate II, students for their performance season. Responsibilities may include weekly tasks such as: Coaching and cleaning new and existing work Running rehearsals/supervising performances as needed Taking and giving artistic notes during rehearsals A qualified candidate will have a strong background/training in Tap Dance specifically. Training in any and all other forms of dance, experience teaching/assistant teaching and performance experience are all a plus! This is a great opportunity for those interested in gaining experience in the field of Dance Education and pre professional student companies. Interested applications must be available Sundays 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM and as needed for additional performance opportunities and rehearsals September 2017 – June 2018. This is an unpaid position available for work-study credit to Peridance Capezio Center open adult classes. To apply, please email a resume and cover letter tocolleen@peridance.com by August 25th, 2017. Completion of a criminal background check will be required for chosen candidate. Position will be available until filled by a qualified candidate.

Location: 126 E 13th st.

Contact:
w) www.peridance.com/peridance-SynKopate.cfm
e) colleen@peridance.com


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