Established dance studio in Glen Ellyn, IL is seeking a creative, engaging, and supportive preschool dance instructor to teach as a member of our Children’s Division staff (ages 1.5- 7). We are seeking an energetic and caring individual with a sincere love of children and dance. This is a part-time position involving dedication, initiative, & fun!

Responsibilities of this role will include (but are not limited to):

  • Experience working with children ages 1.5-7 (examples include preschool teacher or assistant, camps, and/or previous dance instructor)
  • Open to receiving training in a specific children’s dance pre-school curriculum.
  • Experience teaching pre-ballet, tap, and jazz.
  • Strong classroom management skills are required.
  • Exuding happiness, energy, and enthusiasm throughout each class.
  • Looking to join our team for a permanent position.
  • The teaching schedule can total 3- 6 hours per week.
  • Deliver enjoyable, structured, and well-planned dance activities.
  • High energy and passionate about teaching children ages 1.5-7.
  • Friendly, positive attitude.
  • Available to work Wednesdays afternoon and/or Saturdays.
  • Clean background check.

Qualifications and Experience:

2+ years of teaching experience (preferably with Ballet, Jazz, and Tap classes)

The ideal candidate will have a background in both dance and childcare. She will be a fun, creative, warm, energetic, and encouraging dance instructor. Alma Dance School instructors are expected to always be prepared and early to class. Being organized, punctual, and respectful is a must. Alma Dance School provides our instructors with the curriculum, props, and essential tools for facilitating successful movement classes for young dancers.

**Please email your contact information, resume, and informational email about yourself/work history along with any dance instruction experience – ages, styles, levels, and availability at info@almadanceschool.com


About Alma Dance School

Alma Dance School offers the highest quality dance training to every student, preparing the mind and body for life.

“Our mission is to provide professional and recreational dance instruction through high-quality training, performance opportunities, and infusion of our core values, in a safe high-quality studio environment”.

Our values are clear to us and include the following:

  • Quality and Knowledge
  • Community
  • Respect
  • Integrity and Honesty
  • Professionalism
  • Positivity
  • Communication
  • Discipline