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Ohio Positions

The University of Akron School of Dance

The University of Akron School of Dance, Theatre, and Arts Administration seeks a dance practitioner in African Diaspora dance with the skillset to drive UA Dance to new heights. This position requires the candidate to possess qualifications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor starting Fall Semester 2021.
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BalletMet Job Opening-Dance Teachers 

BalletMet is committed to principles of Anti-Racism, Equity and Inclusivity.
BalletMet is seeking to increase its Education Department Faculty for a position teaching dance to elementary- high school students during the school year. Please send cover letter, resume and 3 references to:  BalletMet, 322 Mount Vernon Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43215 Attn: Ambre Emory-Maier, Director of Education, Equity and Community Engagement or email documents to: aemory-maier@balletmet.org
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Wayne Center for the Arts Dance Department

Wayne Center for the Arts Dance Department is looking for energetic dance instructors for our growing dance department. Our current schedule includes classes from pre-ballet and tumbling to pre-professional company dancers; we are seeking qualified dance instructors in ballet, jazz, tap, and more.

Starting in summer intensives and/or fall of 2021

– 2-3 years teaching dance
– Professional or college dance experience
– Ability to work with dancers of all age ranges, from preschool to adult
– Ability to teach Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Musical Theater or Modern/Contemporary
– Evening and possible weekend availability

Please contact Brian Murphy, WCB Artistic Director and Head of Dance Department
Phone: 330.264.2787 Ext 218

BalletMet Job Opening-Yoga Teachers

BalletMet is committed to principles of Anti-Racism, Equity and Inclusivity.

BalletMet is seeking to increase its Education and Community Engagement Department Faculty for a position teaching yoga to high school or junior high students 5 days per week during the 2021-2022 school year. Eligible candidates should have experience teaching adults and teens and hold at least a 200 hour certification in Yoga. Proof of certification is required.  Experience and training in teaching iRest® meditation is preferred. A background in dance is a plus. Applicants should possess a desire to share their work with the community. 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 and professional development
Free tickets to BalletMet performances
Free dance classes at BalletMet’s Dance Academy
Connection and service within 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, Equity and Community Engagement or email documents to: aemory-maier@balletmet.org BalletMet is an equal opportunity employer.

Fred Astaire Dance Studios of Westerville

Now Hiring! No experience necessary. Must be able to work second shift. Must have reliable transportation. Send your resume and references to westervillecareers@fredastaire.com.

Bryn Mawr Dance Camp

Bryn Mawr Dance Camp, located in Honesdale, PA seeks ‘Role Models
who Releve’ to work as instructors and counselors in our traditional anddance-focused camp.
Info: https://www.brynmawrdancecamp.com/ Apply: http://www.campbrynmawr.com/work-at-camp/
Please contact Elizabeth Cozad-Howard- liz@brynmawrdancecamp.com for further information.

DANCECleveland – Executive Director Position

Executive Director, DANCECleveland
DANCECleveland, one of the only stand-alone dance-only presenters in the United States, has reopened its search for the Executive Director position pending the retirement of its current director.  DANCECleveland remains in a strong financial position and is creating a strategic plan that continues building on its leadership position not only in northeast Ohio, but throughout the international dance world. The attributes of the ideal candidate are strong executive leadership and relationship building skills to maintain DANCECleveland’s growth. While a dance background is not a requirement of this position, preference will be given to applicants with nonprofit and/or arts presenting experience. The successful candidate will be the public face of DANCECleveland, working collaboratively with presenting and funding partners. The Executive Director leads all programming, administrative, financial, development/fundraising, and marketing functions, working together with a small and highly talented professional staff.

Driven by a highly inclusive mission, Dance Cleveland embraces its vision of diversity, inclusion, and equality in its programming, operations, and the individuals with whom it works.

To submit your application, please send a cover letter and resume to DANCEClevelandSearch@gmail.com by February 12, 2021. For the full job description, click here.

The Ballet Academy in Newark seeks Ballet Instructor

The Ballet Academy in Newark, Ohio is looking for a new Ballet Instructor to join our Dance Community! Must have a ballet background and have a willingness to work with children of all levels and abilities as well as working with children from all socio-economic backgrounds. Should be able to be flexible in teaching as well as learning.
This is a part-time, contracted position. The Ballet Academy is a 501c3 non-profit organization whose goal is to bring high-quality dance education to children of every economic and diverse background. Please email resume to office@balletnewark.org.

NorthPointe Dance Academy

A large dance studio just north of Columbus is looking to hire an enthusiastic, committed and passionate dance instructor to join our Rockstar faculty. You will be responsible for teaching and training a dynamic group of students in a range of techniques and dance styles, ensuring that all students are engaged, motivated, and inspired to achieve their goals in a safe and positive environment. If you love dance and enjoy working with children of all ages, we encourage you to apply by emailing your cover letter and resume to info@dancenda.com

The University of Akron Dance Position

The School of Dance, Theatre, and Arts Administration at the University of Akron invites applicants for an associate or full professor of Dance- Ballet position. This dynamic new faculty member will also serve as dance area coordinator and possess skills necessary to drive UA Dance to new heights.

University of Akron Dance Search Announcement 12-15-20

The Center for Arts-Inspired Learning

The Center for Arts-Inspired Learning (CAL) is currently seeking a new Director of Marketing + Communications. Find the job description and application information at
Full job description attached

Opening Night seeks Retail Sales Associate

Dublin and Gahanna
Please call or stop in to one of our locations to fill out an application.

Out of State Positions

Four positions, Bayer Ballet

Four positions, Bayer Ballet – Vaganova Center of Excellence, Mountain View, CA
Men’s Division Director & Instructor
Master Ballet Instructor (Vaganova Method)
Ballet Instructor (Vaganova Method)
Pre-Ballet Instructor

We are seeking individuals to support our mission of providing accessibility to the art and culture of the Vaganova method of classical ballet through world-class, professional training and performing opportunities. Whether this will be done in-studio, virtually or a combination, we are determined to rise stronger, together. Indicate your availability to teach in-person and/or virtual, virtual (Zoom) or hybrid





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.

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