Dance Instructor III: The Pavilion Dance Centre

The Pavilion Dance Centre has a job opportunity for a part-time Dance Instructor III. The instructor will plan and execute dance technique classes for ballet, modern, jazz, tap and pre-pointe/ pointe in accordance with standard curriculum. S/he willl provide guidance with execution and utilize knowledge of basic dance terminology, dance history, current dance trends, classroom etiquette, and physical safety. Also, s/he will complete student progress reports bi-annually and all recital request forms.

The hiring range is $22.25 – $30.14 Per Hour depending on qualifications and experience. To view more details about this job opportunity, please visit our website at and click the about tab to get to opportunities.

The Elk Grove Park District is located in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago and is a recognized leader in providing safe and innovative parks and recreational opportunities. Our vision statement is Go beyond the expected!

Skills & Qualifications:
The ability to instruct ballet, modern, jazz, tap and pre-ponte/pointe classes is required. The Dance Instructor must be able to work with ages six months to adult and effectively communicate with students and parents. S/he must be available to work on Wednesdays from 4:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. from September 11, 2013 – May 21, 2014. Attendance at technical rehearsals on May 21st and 22nd, as well as, recitals is mandatory. Recital dates are May 24th and 25th. Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree and/or Dance Teaching Certifications with five or more years teaching experience and professional dance experience are preferred.

Communication and organizational skills are necessary as are a willingness to learn and be a team player.

To Apply:
For consideration, please email a cover letter and resume to Jessica Beirich, Dance Coordinator, at The Elk Grove Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Jessica Beirich