The Hamilton Area YMCA is looking for an experienced, dedicated, and creative  Assistant Dance Instructor to teach various styles of dance including Ballet, Tap, Jazz and Hip-Hop to children ages 3 – 14.  The Hamilton Area YMCA dance program operates year round; the foundation of the program is an 8 month program with 125 children participating.  This program begins in September and ends with a recital in April.

Candidates should have previous teaching experience, excellent organization and communication skills and the ability to work independently.  Candidates should have previous experience working with children ages 3 – 14.  Candidates must be at least 18 years old.

Dance classes are offered weekday mornings and evenings.

Candidates should expect to work 8 – 10 hours per week.

Please submit resume to Jill Makkay, jmakkay@hamiltonymca.org.

Compensation is based on experience.

About Hamilton Area YMCA

The YMCA is much more than just camp or a place to exercise — we’re part of one of the world’s largest social service organizations, responding to the diverse needs of people and communities on six continents. Open to all faiths, races, abilities, ages and incomes, the Y currently serves over 45 million kids and families worldwide with programs designed to meet local needs.

Our mission for our Dance Program is to educate students through movement and develop them in spirit, mind, and body. Dance is a celebration of life, tradition, creativity, expression, and communication. Our school provides a safe and positive environment where children are free to be challenged and believe in themselves.