WE'RE HIRING! Dance Instructor for Ages 2-6



Dance Instruction

  • Conducts and executes classes for youth following Joy of Motion Dance Center curriculum guidelines.
  • Demonstrate creative ideas and enthusiasm for dance education.
  • Instruct dance classes in accordance to needs of the studio in terms of style, age group, and scheduling


  • Passion for working with young children, dedicated to youth development and positive outcomes.
  • Comprehensive understanding and skills in dance education; ability to create unit and lesson plans for sessions or semesters of dance programming.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Dance Education, Education, or Childhood Development.
  • 1-3 years’ experience in early childhood care or education.
  • 1-3 years’ experience in dance instruction for ages 2 – 6.
  • Ability to manage a classroom of up to 15 children ages 2 – 6.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Availability to instruct on weekend mornings and afternoons.
  • Provide instruction at all JOMDC studio locations.
  • Provide instruction classes at DC partner schools in conjunction with our Neighborhood Steps Program.


  • Master’s degree in Dance Education, Education, or Childhood Development


Position Details

Reports to: Director of Community Dance School

Employment Status: Part Time Exempt

Compensation: Hourly rate commensurate with experience, with free dance classes at all JOMDC locations.

Please submit a resume or cv, and cover letter to dquirion@joyofmotion.org

Target Start Date: September 12, 2016


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