Recruitment and Pathway Initiatives
Dance Teachers: Children and Young People’s Dance
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance is a forward thinking, world-class Higher Education Institution. At the leading edge of music and dance training, we provide specialist education of the highest quality, which nurtures the individual voice and artistic personality of every student and participant. Our Children and Young People’s Dance Programmes enable young people to engage and progress through a range of programmes and activities.
The Centre for Advanced Training in Dance at Trinity Laban is an innovative scheme offering young people, aged 12-18 years, with exceptional talent and potential in dance access to high quality training in Contemporary, Hip Hop, Ballet and Creative, taught by a highly experienced team of professional dance teachers and artists.
Trinity Laban are looking for inspiring dance teachers to join our teaching team.
We are looking for
- Contemporary Dance Teacher for the Centre for Advanced Training including technical dance teaching in Contemporary Dance and facilitating creative sessions that develop a range of choreographic skills (4 – 5 hours approx. each Saturday in term time)
- Outreach and Cover Teachers in a range of dance styles, to join a pool of teachers for delivery of off-site outreach sessions in schools and community settings, as well as occasional cover teaching for the CAT and Youth Dance Programme in Contemporary and/or Hip-Hop Dance and wider opportunities.
Teachers must have strong technical dance skills, a creative practise, and be excellent communicators, able to engage and enthuse a broad range of young people with different prior experiences and backgrounds, to progress their learning in dance.
Teachers will be responsible for planning and delivering dance activities from our studios in the Laban Building, Deptford or wider community settings (typically South East London).
Please note, an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS) will be required.
As an equal opportunity employer, we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
Trinity Laban is committed to equality and diversity. Disabled candidates and those from ethnically diverse backgrounds who meet the essential criteria for a role will be guaranteed an interview as they are underrepresented in our workforce. It is particularly important that teachers can connect with diverse communities of young people in our building, schools and youth services in South East London and the South East region.