Make a difference through dance at a nationally and locally acclaimed studio. SB Dance Arts has been in business for 23 years and is a proud More Than Just Great Dancing and YPAD certified studio. We believe that that we are not only teaches kids to be great dancers, but we also teach dancers how to be great kids! SB Dance Arts provides classes from ages 12 mos-adults. We provide classes and programs for recreational through pre-professional levels.

We are looking for an energetic and qualified instructor that is able to teach toddler and preschool dance and/or hip hop and/or jazz, and/or ballet for ages 12mos-teens. We need teachers who can teach all levels with a balance of nurturing and discipline in the classroom and who believe in supporting wellness and mental health in our students after what has been a long year! Experience teaching on zoom and the associated technology is a plus.

Compensation is paid by the class duration (30 mins-1.5 hr) with a range from $12-$45 per class- DOE.

The position entails a few hours per week of light administrative duties that require proficiency in the Microsoft Office and Google Suite. There separate rate for administrative work.

SB Dance Arts conducts Background Checks on all our applicants.

Start Date Flexible Between June and August

Please send a resume, cover letter telling us about your experiences working with children and families along with links to a teaching reel or videos of your choreography/classroom experience.


Degree in Dance (B.A or B.F.A) preferred

A minimum of 2 years experience teaching youth dance.

2 references

Website: https://sbdancearts.com/

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $20.00 – $40.00 per hour

About Santa Barbara Dance Arts

Santa Barbara Dance Arts has been in business for 23 years and believes that dance lessons teach life lessons.  Our 700 students, 25 teachers, and 5 staff members all come together to support this mission. We are a proud More Than Just Great Dancing and YPAD Certified Studio located in sunny Santa Barbara, Ca. Owner Alana Tilim speaks across the country and coaches other studio owners as a Certified Coach for More Than Just Great Dancing.  SB Dance Arts has been a model studio for thousands of studio owners throughout the Covid Crisis.

Santa Barbara is a beautiful and artistic community and a wonderful place to live!