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Dance Attack Seeks Contemporary Jazz Teacher

Mondays, 6-8pm

Dance Attack seeks experienced, dynamic Contemporary teacher/choreographer to teach advanced students, ages 12-18. 2 classes on Mondays, 6-8 pm, beginning in January, 2019. Students are members of a nationally recognized competition team, with several soloists who are National title holders and convention assistants. Opportunities for additional hours on the same or other days as solo rehearsal coach and possible group choreography for the 2019-20 season.


Dance Instructor / Office Admin

Small Fry Dance Club / Principal Arts, San Mateo

Small Fry Dance Club/Principal Creative & Performing Arts is currently hiring dance instructors for two youth programs. Their program Small Fry Dance Club teaches kids 18 months to 5 years of age while their program Principal Arts teaches students 5-18 years of age. The studio is located in San Mateo and has about 900 dancers. Competitive pay and sick pay included in compensation.

Please send resume to Jana Chapeton, to setup an interview.


Institutional Gifts Manager

Deadline: Mon, Jan 31, 2019
ODC Dance Commons, SF

ODC is a ground-breaking contemporary arts institution encompassing a world-class dance company, a presenting venue, and dance school. We strive to inspire audiences, cultivate artists, engage community, and foster diversity and inclusion through dance. ODC is seeking an Institutional Gifts Manager responsible for securing $600,000+ annually from foundation, corporate and government funding sources. Major duties include stewarding relationships with current and prospective institutional funders; producing narrative and financial proposals and reports; collaborating with internal departments; identifying new sources of funding; and ensuring that grant requirements and outcomes are followed and met.

Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor’s Degree, a minimum of 3 years relevant experience, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and excellent project management skills. A passion for the arts and/or experience in a performing arts organization a plus.

Salary is $60,000-$67,500, DOE. Benefits includes health coverage, paid vacation, sick leave, and free dance classes. For a full job description and application instructions, please visit:

Contact: Carlos Lopez,

Looking for star instructor/choreographer for new studio

M.O.V.E.S. Dance Academy
Benicia, CA

Looking for a talented, energetic, patient, punctual, and passionate new Instructor and Choreographer to teach one or a few of the following styles – Hip Hop, Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary/Lyrical, Acrobatics, Cheer, or other styles of urban dance (breaking, poppin, lockin, house).

M.O.V.E.S. Dance Academy is a fast growing studio here in the Benicia/Vallejo/American Canyon area where they offer dance and health education to kids ages 2 years to adults. The studio offers competitive pay, along with a line up of classes where you will not be traveling to the studio to teach just 1 class. They produce 2 showcases a year (not a traditional recital) and also pre-competitive dance/talent development.

If you are interested in expanding your love and knowledge of the industry to this area, M.O.V.E.S. Dance Academy would love to hear from you. Please send your resume and photo to for consideration and phone interview.

Pay Rate: $25 per hour and up (DOE)


PopStar Booty Camp seeks experienced dance teacher

Seeking applications until position is filled
LEVYdance, SF

PopStar Booty Camp is looking for a fun-loving, experienced, responsible and talented dance teacher for this really fun teaching position. You’ll be teaching up to 30 students the latest music video moves to artists like Beyoncé, Britney Spears, Pussycat Dolls, Destiny’s Child and many others. Currently, there are openings for Monday and Tuesday evening classes in San Francisco. This is a part-time position, and some fun side gigs will come out of it as well (private dance classes for small groups, paid performances, etc.)

You must have dance teaching experience. Must be comfortable teaching 8 counts and have the ability to project your voice. Classes are 90 minutes each and many of the students are beginners, so you must be comfortable teaching slowly and drilling choreography.

ONLY accepting applications via email to Please submit a dance resume and cover letter, along with links to videos of you teaching a dance class and/or videos of you dancing (group dance videos are fine, but please identify who you are in the group).


Marketing Manager

Immediate Opening
Golden Thread’s office, SF

Golden Thread Productions is looking to hire a full-time Marketing and Patron Services Manager.

Building on a sustained period of audience growth and community engagement, the Marketing and Patron Services Manager creates strategy and implements institutional and programmatic marketing and PR plans, increases online engagement, plans and manages all box office and front of house activities, and helps build Golden Thread’s visibility and reputation locally and nationally.

This is a full-time exempt salaried position reporting to the managing director. Salary range $40K-$44K/yr

The ideal candidate would be a strategic thinker and self-starter who is organized and detail-oriented with 2-3 years of experience in arts marketing, communications, and patron services. The position requires excellent verbal and written communication skills. Working knowledge of WordPress, email creation software like Mailchimp, and a CRM database like Patron Manager is required. Familiarity with graphic design (Adobe InDesign, Photoshop Elements) is preferred.

Some work may be done remotely.

To Apply email resume and cover letter to with subject line “Marketing and Patron Services Manager Position”.

Dance Teaching Job

Dance Studio teaching Position in San Francisco (CA)

Calliope Dance Studio offers dance education to children ages 3-15 in the Noe Valley neighborhood of San Francisco (CA). Calliope Dance Studio is looking for a dance teacher who loves to work with children and can enjoy a curriculum that is based on a unique approach to dance education following somatic and child development theories. Position will be for teaching all ages at the studio as well as school outreach programs, mainly younger dancers.

Qualifications: undergraduate degree in dance, experience, motivation and interest in working with children and families, somatic background and Spanish-speaking a plus. For more information and to apply, please submit resume and three references at

Contact: Kelsey Bergstrom Young,

Marin Academy Hip Hop Dance Teacher

January 8, 2019 – May 20, 2019
Marin Academy, San Rafael

Marin Academy is seeking an experienced Hip Hop teacher for a part-time, one-semester position. The course meets every other day for 75 minutes from 8-9:15 am. The position also requires developing a piece with the Hip Hop class – during class time – to be performed during the MA Spring Dance Assemblies and Evening Concert performances on April 26th and 27th. The teacher also leads tech rehearsals for the Hip Hop piece outside class time from April 23rd-25th (afternoons/evenings). Other duties include writing comments, grading, answering email, and working with the MA Dance Company and concert director to provide publicity, program notes and other concert information, as well as coordinating/communicating with costume, lighting, and sound needs for the Hip Hop piece to the Technical Director and Designers.

Please send resume and letter of interest to:
Stella Beale, Dean of Faculty
Marin Academy
1600 Mission Avenue
San Rafael, CA 94901

44 Gough St, Suite 201
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 920-9181 phone
(415) 920-9173 fax