Joyof Dance, the most prestigious dance outreach program in the Fairfax Country Area is seeking Instructors for our 2018-2019 Academic year. We are a family run business with 40 years of experience in sharing the joy of dance to children around the world. Applicants must have positive, dynamic, vibrant personality, and excel in teaching all ages. Instructors can work Monday through Friday mornings or afternoons/early evenings. Responsibilities include successfully presenting the Joy of Dance syllabus to all students, working collaboratively with fellow staff members and serving as the Joy of Dance liaison for school directors and staff. Dance Education background a strong plus.

Positions available for qualified dancers/dance educators to teach and/or assist in the following locations:

Fairfax County

Applicants must have:

B.A. or B.F.A. in dance, or equivalent experience in one or more of the following areas:
Classical Ballet (RAD, Vaganova, Cecchetti)
Tap, Jazz, Hip-Hop
Pre-School and Early Childhood Dance
Reliable transportation is a MUST (i.e., no bus/train/public transportation)
**MUST-HAVE technical experience
Vibrant, outgoing personality and a love of children
Desired Traits:

Team player, able to work collaboratively with fellow dance teachers
Easily reached by email and/or cell phone
Punctuality (arriving “early” means that you are on time)
Ability to communicate effectively with directors, school staff, and parents regarding students’ programs
Able to speak and read English fluently
Salary commensurate with education and experience starts at $30+/hr. All payroll is direct deposit.

To apply for the position please submit the following information:

Cover letter detailing what kinds of classes you are interested in teaching
Resume listing all experience related to dance and dance education
Three (3) references
Your availability (very important), if you have a flexible schedule this is always helpful to our company
Please add “teaching position” in the subject line.
Review of applications has begun and will continue until all necessary positions are filled.

A background check will be required as you will be working with young children in their schools.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $25.00 to $45.00 /hour