Dance Instructors Wanted at j.dance
Begins Wednesday, September 9 at 6:45pm.
Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia
8900 Little River Turnpike
Fairfax, VA 22031
The Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (Fairfax) is currently seeking instructors for all styles of dance. Dance Instructors are responsible for planning class content and curriculum and choreographing pieces for the end-of-program performances. Classes are offered in Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Modern, and Tap. The J is a member of the National Dance Education Organization and the Virginia Dance Coalition.
The Dance Instructor of j.dance will impart basic understanding of techniques including placement, posture, carriage, alignment, strength, flexibility and style of the arms, legs and torso, as well as stretches, plies, leaps, turns, and combinations. They will pass on a basic understanding of the history of the style of dance they are teaching, and stay up to-date on the ever-changing techniques they are teaching. We are currently seeking an instructor for Tap, but will also accept applications for Jazz, Modern, Hip Hop, and Ballet instructors.
j.dance is committed to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment where students of all skill levels can embrace this expressive art form. Our program is based on an appreciation and respect for the art of dance and strives to instill each student with confidence and grace.
Qualifications: Ideal candidates will be professional, energetic, and have experience teaching children ages 5-15. Bachelor’s degree preferred. This is a part-time position. Salary is dependent on experience.
To apply, please send your resume along with 2 professional references, indicate the type(s) of dance in which you specialize or are able to teach, your experience and training in dance, and your availability to Barri DeFrancisci, j.dance Director.
No phone calls please.