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Assistant Professor, Dance/Ballet (TT) The University of Akron

Dance, Theatre, and Arts Administration
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You can apply for this job at: http://www.uakron.edu/hr/jobs.dot

Administrative/Operations Manager – Dancing Wheels Company and School

3030 Euclid Ave., Suite 100, Cleveland, OH 44115 • 216-432-0306  www.dancingwheels.org
Administrative/Operations Manager
The Dancing Wheels Company & School is seeking an energetic, self-motivated, and enthusiastic individual to fill an immediate position for an Associate Administrative Manager. Ideal candidate must work in tandem with the management and administrative team. The diverse duties of this position will support the overall operations of the organization on a day-to-day basis.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following duties:

  • Administrative tasks including:

       o phone calls,
o daily correspondence,
o filing,
o database management,
o banking,
o financial reporting,
o rental schedule,
o track stocks of office supplies and place orders when necessary

  • Ticketing for performances and events
  • Special events coordination and planning, onsite event direction and oversight
  • Final reporting of grants and research of new grant possibilities
  • Assisting in the annual campaign and donor database updates/acquisition
  • Board support and coordination
  • Experience in Graphic Design using Adobe products is a plus

Qualified candidates must be results-oriented, highly organized, possess customer service skills, have excellent communication and written skills, the ability to work efficiently and be able to multitask, and have excellent computer skills. Must be a team player, a quick learner, pay attention to detail, willing to assist and “pitch in” as necessary to coordinate events, and proficient in social media, Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint Donor Management Programs and Publisher.
Requires a minimum of 2 years of administrative support experience and/or a bachelor’s degree in Business or Arts Administration. The position will start at 20 -25 hours per week with hourly pay commensurate with experience.
Applicants may apply to VFletcher1@aol.com

Ballet Instructor – K Studio

K Studio is looking for a ballet teacher for intermediate/advanced level students on Sunday afternoons. Contact kelly@kstudiodance.com

Located in Northwest Columbus in Kenny Centre near the intersection of Kenny & Henderson. 1152 Kenny Centre Mall Columbus, OH 43220.
www.kstudiodance.com
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OSU Dance Job

Ohio State University, DANCE / College of the Arts and Sciences
seeks Assistant Professor, Movement Practice, Repertory and Composition in the Dance Forms of the African Diaspora
https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/14289

Dance Specialist – Fred Astaire Dance Studio Westerville

We are looking for driven and customer service focused candidates who enjoy selling a great product.

  • Entry level position to gain hands-on experience in customer service and sales.
  • Six month training that can lead to a full-time position.
  • Earning potential of up to 80,000 a year.
  • You will learn how to dance and gain a better understanding of the six social dances and the Fred Astaire curriculum.
  • Gain insight of the operations of a small business and in-house dance competitions.

Send your resume along with a photo and a cover letter that includes your achievements and why you are interested in a career in ballroom dance to westervillecareers@fredastaire.com.

Momentum

Piano Accompanist
Momentum seeks part-time, experienced pianists who are
available to play for dance classes during school hours. Through a
mix of reading, improvising, and playing from memory, Momentum accompanists provide energetic, adaptive, and collaborative musical accompaniment, drawing
from pop, rock, classical, and jazz styles. Momentum pianists also
attend monthly full team meetings and training sessions with Music Director Luke Holmes as needed.
For more information,
please email luke@momentum-excellence.org

Opening Night seeks Retail Sales Associate

Dublin and Gahanna
Please call or stop in to one of our locations to fill out an application.
www.dancewearcolumbus.com
614-764-0033
openingnightstores@gmail.com

Ohio Department of Education: Performing and Visual Arts Education Consultant

Performing and Visual Arts Consultant Job Announcement

All qualified candidates should apply at www.careers.ohio.gov no later than September 8, 2019.

Wittenberg University Department of Theatre and Dance seeks Instructor

Springfield OH – Wittenberg University Department of Theatre and Dance seeks Instructor
Tap Dance M/W 1-2:05pm
Advanced Jazz Dance M/W 3:30-4:35pm
MA degree preferable or equivalent experience
From Aug. 19th to Dec. 4th with Fall Break – Oct. 14, 15th and Thanksgiving – 27 to 29th
$1,500 For one class or $3,000 for both
Contact: Shih-Ming Li Chang
Email: schang@wittenberg.edu or shihminglichang@me.com
Tel: 614-832-2854

BalletMet Job Opening-Dance Teachers

BalletMet is seeking to increase its Education Department Faculty for a position teaching dance to elementary school students during the school year. Eligible candidates should have experience teaching in public schools and/or private studios working with a variety of age groups.  Teachers need to be organized, responsible, and energetic. Applicants should possess a desire to share the art of dance with the community.  A degree in dance or a related field and /or performance experience is required. Specialization in a variety of dance styles is encouraged.  Work hours are primarily during school hours but may include some weekends or evenings. This is a part-time, non-salaried position. Teachers are considered contract labor. Reliable transportation and a background check are required.

Benefits of being a BalletMet Teacher

  • Receive training in curriculum writing and professional development
  • Free tickets to BalletMet performances
  • Free dance classes at BalletMet’s Dance Academy
  • Connection with the community and the larger dance field

Please send cover letter, resume and 3 references to:  BalletMet, 322 Mount Vernon Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43215 Attn: Ambre Emory-Maier, Director of Education or email documents to: aemory-maier@balletmet.org

BalletMet is an equal opportunity employer.

Neos Center for Dance seeks Dance Instructors

We are looking for experienced & enthusiastic teachers for various levels of ballet, contemporary, jazz, and tap.
To apply, please send a resume and letter of interest to Gwen L. Feldman:
gwenl.feldman@neosdancetheatre.org
https://www.neosdancetheatre.org/neoscenterfordance

The ML Dance Academy

The ML Dance Academy, in Reynoldsburg OH, is seeking instructors for its 2019/20 season, specializing in Tap and Hip Hop, but also open to all styles. Previous teaching experience required. Compensation will be hourly, based on experience. Please send a resume to Joe at: mldancesite@gmail.com

MamLuft&Co. Dance

MamLuft&Co. Dance seeks qualified, motivated, experienced dance instructors.
For more information: https://www.mamluftcodance.org/opportunities

Columbus City Ballet School & Conservatory

Columbus City Ballet School & Conservatory seeing a part time Professional ballet teacher for 2019-2020 school year.  Teach 8-9 classes a week plus Nutcracker Rehearsal and Private coaching for YAGP
Will teach: Pre professional level Ballet technique and Pointe
                Ballet 1A, 2 A level and Early Childhood Primary Ballet
Send resume and photo to:shirleewu@yahoo.com before May 20th,2019
Qualification: 10 years + professional teaching in Russian Vaganova method, positive and teamwork personality.

BalletMet seeks Company Manager

Send resume, cover letter and references to Jamie Lara, BalletMet Columbus, 322 Mt Vernon Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215 or E-mail jlara@balletmet.org, EOE.
www.balletmet.org
Full job description attached

BalletMet – CALL FOR ACCOMPANISTS

CALL FOR ACCOMPANISTS

BalletMet is seeking to increase its Education Department Accompanist roster. Eligible candidates should have a desire to play in public schools and/or studios working with a variety of age groups.  Accompanists need to be organized, responsible, and energetic. A degree in music or a related field and /or performance experience is required. Work hours are primarily during school hours but may include some evenings. This is a part-time, non-salaried position. Reliable transportation and a background check are required.

Benefits of being a BalletMet Accompanist

  • Receive training and professional development
  • Free tickets to BalletMet performances
  • Free dance classes at BalletMet’s Dance Academy
  • Connection with the community

Please send cover letter, resume and 3 references to:  BalletMet, 322 Mount Vernon Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43215 Attn: Ambre Emory-Maier, Director of Education or email documents to: aemory-maier@balletmet.org

BalletMet is an equal opportunity employer.

Seven Dance Academy

Seven Dance Academy is seeking well rounded dance instructors for the 2019/20 season. Please send resumes and availability to Cassia Cramer, SevenDanceAcademy@gmail.comwww.SevenDanceAcademy.com

Terres Dance Workshop

Seeking Experienced Jazz/Modern Teacher in Dayton Ohio. We are looking for engaging, nurturing, energetic, and motivational teachers for the 2018-2019 year.

Job Purpose & Goals

To inspire and instill the love of dance in each student so that they look forward to returning each week.
To challenge students through dance education and discipline.
To communicate to the students via examples and terminology the goal for the class.
To create a comfortable atmosphere for a diverse population.
Create original choreography for the end of year performance.
Be part of future growth and change by making a difference in the lives of students and families.

  • We are looking for those who can teach the following:
    • Jazz /Contemporary IV
  • Modern IV
  • Advanced Modern
  • Dance Team Instructor
    • Draw out their performance qualities to shine
    • Refine and clean each piece
  • Applicants should be
    • 20 years and older
    • Have previous teaching experience
    • Have reliable transportation
    • Available Tuesday/Wednesday Evenings
    • Available weekends for Team rehearsals and competition

Please forward your resume to TerresDanceWorkshop0503@gmail.comYou may contact the director, Terre at 937.435.0503 for further information and to set up an appointment to discuss this opportunity.

North Columbus (Lewis Center, OH) NorthPointe Dance Academy-Part-Time Dance Instructor

NorthPointe Dance Academy
500 Orange Point Drive
Lewis Center, OH . 43035
Do you LOVE teaching young children? Are you playful, kind and do you love dance? We an opening for August, 2019 for Hip Hop and Dance Team classes, as well as subbing opportunities. Contact us today!
P 740-548-4600
F 740-548-7007
info@dancenda.com
www.northpointedance.com

Dance Instructor (Northwest Columbus) Part-time job

Dance Instructor (Northwest Columbus)
Part-time job
Seeking qualified educators to teach dance classes to students ranging in age from 2 – 18 yrs, at a fast-growing, family-friendly studio in the Powell area. Applicant must be experienced teaching ballet, jazz, lyrical/contemporary, preschool dance &/or creative movement classes in a studio atmosphere. Experience teaching tap, hip-hop, gymnastics/acro, &/or musical theatre a plus!

Applicants with significant tap &/or musical theatre training, who welcome a long-term role in our program are encouraged to apply.

Applicants experienced with choreographing/rehearsing competitive dance teams in any/all genres mentioned are encouraged to apply.

Applicants with management &/or marketing backgrounds encouraged to apply.

Morning, Evening & Weekend hours available.

Qualifications: Applicant should have significant experience & training in teaching dance to children of all ages. Candidate should be outgoing, patient & creative and be able to keep a group of children engaged during class.

Seasonal contract available – typically runs Fall thru Summer.

Compensation: Competitive based on experience

Start date: Open

Procedure: Please submit resume, references & availability to be considered. Links to performance or choreography videos are also welcome. Visit the Jobs tab on our Facebook page for a direct link to Apply. https://www.facebook.com/powelldanceacademy/

Website: www.powelldanceacademy.com

Thrive Arts Center is seeking a part-­time dance instructor

Thrive Arts Center is seeking a delightful and committed Dance Instructor who is passionate about their studio work with children and their families, diligently student-focused in their pedagogy, organized, reliable, and an outstanding communicator, and a dedicated team player.
In this role, you will be a key part of Thrive’s “Leap ’N Learn” pre-ballet Dance offering, and you will support Thrive’s vision by contributing collaboratively to our dance schedule, with warm and flexible dance classes facilitated by our licensed Leap ‘N Learn dance curriculum, and by keeping family connections warm.

If this feels like an opportunity that would make your heart sing, please complete the application found here.
WWW.THRIVEARTS.CENTER
Job Recruitment Posting – Dance Instructor

 

Opening Night

Opening Night, Central Ohio’s premiere dance store is hiring.  Looking for part-time and full-time with weekday and weekend availability.  Great job for dance mom looking to get back in to the work force, a dance student with good availability or a dance teacher with free daytime and weekend hours.  Great employee discount for all employees and benefits for full-time position. Contact Margi at either our Dublin or Gahanna Location.  Dublin Store 6371 Sawmill Rd, Dublin, OH  (614) 764-0033 or Gahanna Store 163 Granville St, Gahanna, OH (614) 337-9733

The Arts Castle- Delaware Ohio

The Arts CastleDelaware Ohio is seeking dance teachers for the summer and fall 2019 dance season. Applicants should feel comfortable instructing students between the ages of 2.5 – adult, be energetic, work well with a team, run an efficient and fun class. We have positions available for instructors that are proficient in tot dance, preschool dance, ballet, pointe, jazz, hip hop and tumbling. Daytime and weekend availability is a plus. Please submit your resume and availability to dance@artscastle.org to apply.

Miami Valley Ballet Theatre Seeking Dance Educators

Miami Valley Ballet Theatre, located in downtown Hamilton, is looking for dance educators!
We are looking for faculty to teach dancers ages 6-early teens.  We are in need of educators with background in modern, jazz and ballet.  We are also looking for someone interested in helping to develop and grow our tap / musical theater program.
MVBT is a community dance school and company that is experiencing enormous growth.  We offer ballet, pointe, jazz,   modern, tap, musical theater and a rhythm percussion class.  We perform a full length Nutcracker every December (2 weeks, 8 shows), as well as a full length ballet every April.  Our contemporary dance program is showcased in May at a local theater.  We also have a program called “without limits” for dancers (children through adults) with disabilities take classes.  Some students are integrated into our typical classes and some are in their own classes.
We are currently building out a new studio space, still in downtown Hamilton, and expect to be there early fall.
Please email resumes or call Michelle Davis directly at
513-470-2812

Out of State Positions

Director of Programs – Dance/USA

Dance/USA seeks a Director of Programs. Learn more about the position and please help spread the word! The deadline to apply is Wednesday, October 16, 2019. Learn more here.

AMERICAN COLLEGE DANCE ASSOCIATION

This is the perfect opportunity for a self-motivated individual who is looking to utilize skills and experiences related to the program management and daily operations of a small non-profit association.  You will work in close collaboration with the Executive Director of ACDA playing a substantial role in the daily operations of the ACDA National Office and the development of 13 annual regional college dance conferences.  Your work will include dynamic interactions with conference coordinators, ACDA institutional members, and the Executive Committee and Board Members of the ACDA Board of Directors. You will organize and maintain data related to the ACDA membership and Board, ACDA conferences and festivals/events, and the rich history of the Association.  You will develop written communication in collaboration with the Executive Director and members of the Board that is disseminated across and through multiple platforms including the ACDA website, registration websites/conference apps, social media, and email/email marketing apps. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to utilize other professional skills and experiences as you become familiar with the mission, organizational structure, and goals/needs of the Association.  This position allows for some flexibility (flextime) in establishing the schedule for a 40-hour work week in the ACDA National Office, offering the possibility of continued pursuit of professional or artistic endeavors (details of flextime to be approved by Executive Director upon hire). Following a six-month training period, flexibility in scheduling could include intermittently working remotely. Occasional travel may be necessary to assist in the programming of regional conferences and the National Festival.

Application Guidelines and Deadline

Submit the following materials to diane@acda.dance with the subject line “ACDA Operations and Programs Administrator Position.”

  • Cover letter demonstrating interest in the job and addressing qualifications to perform the responsibilities outlined above

  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae demonstrating experience and education

  • Names of three references with contact information (email and phone), include reference’s title and relationship to applicant

Review of applications begins on June 10, 2019 and continues until position is filled.  Job begins mid- to late-August (negotiable).

View the full job description at www.acda.dance/?page_id=470

Internships/Scholarships/Fellowships/Funding

Internships at Jacob’s Pillow

  • Gain hands-on experience at an international arts organization
  • Work side-by-side with professional staff
  • Design the focus and length of your internship
  • Work in the beautiful Berkshire Hills of Massachusetts

Internships available in:

  • Archives/Preservation
  • Artist Services/Operations
  • Business
  • Development
  • Education
  • General Management
  • Graphic Design
  • Marketing
  • Press

For information, application forms, and application instructions please visit
www.jacobspillow.org/education/internships

Questions? Contact us: internprogram@jacobspillow.org
The Intern Program is part of The School at Jacob’s Pillow.

National Dance Education Organization Internship Program

Please go to the website for full application details www.ndeo.org
Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. We are currently seeking Summer (June-August) interns for 2019.

Who Should Apply
Internships are designed for highly motivated, independent, and mature graduate and undergraduate students and young professionals who seek to understand dance arts education in relation to the national agenda of educational reform and have an interest in arts non-profit management. Candidates should possess strong interpersonal and communication skills and be ready to work in a collaborative environment. A dance or arts background is preferred but not required.

How to Apply
Send the following to bloikow@ndeo.org:

  • Cover letter with brief personal statement and outline of career goals
  • Current resume citing the following: dance background, education, work experience, and relevant skills (computer skills, customer service, etc.)
  • Two academic and/or professional letters of reference
  • A writing sample
Application Dates
Internships typically are offered by semester: Fall (September-December), Spring (February-May), and Summer (June-August). However, applications may be accepted on a rolling basis as space permits. NDEO generally accepts only one intern per semester.

OhioDance

An intern is needed to assist with several aspects involved with Ohio Dance.

Depending on intern’s interest, responsibilities could include:

  • Assisting with administrative, research, grant writing, mailings, development, and membership needs, arts advocacy
  • Event planning
  • Designing and writing content for quarterly newsletter, annual directory, festival brochures, festival program, press releases, articles in newspaper or magazines, signs.

Desired qualifications:

– Knowledge of Microsoft word and Excel, photoshop, InDesign

– Able to commit to 6-12 hours per week for a six month period is desired.

This is an unpaid position. There is no specific deadline to apply for this position, applications will be considered on a first-come basis.

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