DANCE INSTRUCTOR

Spindrift School of Performing Arts, a nonprofit performing arts organization in Pacifica, is seeking to hire experienced and passionate dance instructors! Spindrift School is a 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to train and inspire students of all ages in the performing arts, while instilling the qualities of confidence, self-discipline, creativity, and respect for others. SSPA looks to work with teaching artists that are actively engaged with the local performing arts community and that have a passion for sharing their knowledge of the arts in order to uplift and empower Bay Area youth.

Duties/Job Description:
-Plan and instruct dance classes in both studio and public school environments
-Create a positive classroom environment wherein all students feel supported and challenged
-Create and set choreography for end-of-semester dance recitals
-Familiarity with Google Suite and its applications (Google Docs, Sheets, Calendar, etc.)
-This position reports to the Director of Dance and Executive Director

Qualifications/Requirements:
-High School Diploma; 2+ years college education desired
-Advanced/professional level dance training
-2+ years’ teaching experience in various dance styles; experience with students aged 5-12 a plus
-Positive, self-motivated approach to work
-Willingness to work in both studio and public school environments

Job Type: Hourly, Non-Exempt, Contract
Pay: Commensurate with experience/education (average range $20-35/hour)
Benefits: Paid sick leave after 30 days of employment

All interested candidates can send a resume and cover letter to erica@spindriftschool.org, including “Dance Instructor” in the subject line.