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Dance Instructors 

Interested in teaching for us?  We are always on the lookout for passionate, energetic, creative and experienced teachers to join our amazing faculty.  

We are currently hiring top notch, dedicated and experienced instructors who love to work with all ages and levels. We are looking for positive engaging teachers who want to work and love what they do.  Teachers should be able to motivate, excite and inspire students to develop their skills and become positive minded, confident dancers and leaders.  We need to fill positions for various genres of dance for our upcoming season starting in September, possibly August.  

Our studio offers classes in creative dance, pre-ballet & tap combo, ballet, pointe, jazz, tap, hip hop and modern in a non-competitive environment.  Classes are held Monday through Saturday.  Instructors should ideally be available at least two days a week.  Weekend availability is a plus. Ability to teach multiple genres is also a plus. Instructors must be able to commit to and complete the school year. Substitute teachers are also needed. 

If you are interested in teaching, please email us your resume detailing your experience, references and a cover letter telling us why you would love to join our inspiring team of teachers.  

We look forward to hearing from you!

Please submit resume, references and a cover letter to: chesapeakedance@gmail.com.  Please put:  "Application for Dance Instructor" in the subject line. 

 

Qualifications: Instructors should be technically proficient in the subjects that they teach, have good customer service skills, the ability to manage the classroom & work with children and adults of all ages, be able to develop and execute appropriate lesson plans & choreography, and be able to rehearse students to be well-prepared for performances.  


Front Desk Receptionist

 

Interested in working for us?

Chesapeake Dance Center is currently seeking a friendly, outgoing, individual for the position of Front Desk Receptionist.  Applicant should love working with kids of all ages, be able to professionally greet parents and students, answer phone calls, handle new inquiries both in person and on the phone, explain our programs and fees, create a warm welcoming, friendly environment, sell our program to potential new families, schedule students, collect fees, use a computer, have solid written and verbal communication skills, ensure waiting area is clean and presentable, assist with special events, annual recital and summer camps, and other administrative duties as needed. 

Applicant should have a basic understanding of dance, skills, ages, class types, etc., have a strong initiative and be willing to complete all tasks.

Applicant should be available afternoons and evenings during the week from 3:30 to approximately 8:00 – 9:00 p.m. and some Saturday mornings.  Summer hours will also include some morning Dance Camp hours: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  Applicants must be able to commit to and complete the school year. 

Visit our website at www.chesapeakedance.com for information about our program.  

If you are interested in working with us, please submit your resume detailing your experience, references and a cover letter telling us why you would love to join our team to: chesapeakedance@gmail.com.  Please put:  "Application for Front Desk Receptionist" in the subject line.