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Edmonton, AB – Dance Festival Curators (3) – Feats Festival of Dance

Alberta Dance Alliance's
Feats Festival of Dance 2018 – Foot Prints (June 27 – July 7) 

Now Hiring three new positions for this year's Feats Festival:
Curatorial positions for Feats Festival mainstage & site-specific programming.
Term: April 9 - July 7, 2018.
Deadline: April 4, 2018

Join us and guide this year's festival programming as one of our three curators! The three curators will join the Alberta Dance Alliance staff, in alignment with the festival's mission and theme, to produce the mainstage evenings and site-specific programming.

View the job posting for these three positions.

To apply: Email us your cover letter and résumé.

Fort McMurray, AB – Dance Instructor(s) – UpTown! Music & Dance

UpTown! Music & Dance is a dance studio located in Fort McMurray, Alberta that was opened at the Suncor Energy Centre for the Performing Arts. We are a rapidly growing, and expanding studio offering affordable and accessible dance classes for all of Wood Buffalo from age 3 to adult. Classes are held in two dance studios equipped with sprung floors, mirrors, Ballet Barres (wall and portable), and a sound system with access to a full 325-seat Theatre.

Job Description

Reporting to the UpTown Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for representing UpTown! Music & Dance in a professional manner in class and possibly at conventions, competitions, showcases. We are searching for qualified instructors experienced in teaching any or all levels of Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical, Pointe, Creative Movement, KinderCombo, and Jr. Ballet/Jazz.

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Calgary, AB – Dance Teacher – Creative Expression Dance Academy

Creative Expression Dance Academy located in beautiful Bearspaw (minutes from NW Calgary) is looking for teachers to complete our 2018-19 schedule.  Our ideal candidate will have certification in Acrobatic Arts, ADAPT or RAD. We do yearly exams from beginner through advanced levels.  Competition choreography experience also required.  Please submit your resume to


Edmonton, AB – Arts Administrator – Usha Gupta Dance Entourage

The successful candidate will provide administrative and project support for Usha Gupta Dance Entourage. They must be dynamic and motivated individuals with an attention to detail and strong, organizational skills. A minimum of three (3) years minimum related experience, with a background in arts administration. The candidate should have excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as solid computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Access, Adobe Acrobat) and ability to work on PC. The candidate will also possess a valid drivers' license and have their own transportation. TO APPLY: email below, a cover letter, outlining relevant experience, interest and skills; a current CV, and contact information for TWO references.

Contact email:

Edmonton, AB – Communications/Programs Coordinator, InMotion Network – Promoting Physical Activity for Girls and Women Association

The InMotion Network is currently recruiting a Communications/Programs Coordinator.  This position is responsible to coordinate projects, programs and initiatives designed to meet the objectives of the InMotion Network.  Reporting to the Executive Director the Communications/Program Coordinator is responsible to work independently with communities, associations and organizations across Alberta to deliver InMotion Network’s programs.  Providing logistical support for all programs and events, this position is required to provide program development and implementation expertise to partnering communities, associations and delivery agents as well as direct focus to the overall goal of promoting sport and physical activity for girls and women.  This is a part-time position (15-20 hours per week) with a flexible work schedule that will be of interest to a student in Sport Administration, Event Planning, Communications, Physical Education or Education disciplines.

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Calgary & Edmonton, AB – Dance Educators (Urban dance styles + Zumba/Bollywood/African/Caribbean/Latin)

SoundKreations is looking for dancers who love to share their passion and culture of dance to children through the educational system. Fill your days with dance, music, laughter and fun by inspiring the next generation of young dancers. We are SoundKreations an Urban dance company that provides dance residency programs to schools in Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver.

Currently the company is looking for exceptional dance educators to:

  • fill part-time and full-time hours
  • teach Urban dance styles and one or all of following:
    • Zumba, Bollywood, African, Caribbean and Latin dance

Interested? Please APPLY NOW and send resume to

Check us out on the website:, or Facebook Page: SoundKreations Inc (look under the heading Jobs to apply).

Fort McMurray, AB – Professional Dance Instructors (Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Pre School, Contemporary, Acro, and Musical Theatre)

Generation Dance Studio in Fort McMurray, Alberta is looking for  instructors. In search of qualified and professional instructors to fulfill long term teaching positions at our studio. The ideal candidates would be able to work independently and with the Artistic Director. He or she would be able to instruct many genres including Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Pre School, Contemporary, Acro, and Musical Theatre.

This position is full time with summer work commitments. A living allowance bonus is also available for out of town applicants. If you are interested in joining our team, please contact the school at

Fort McMurray, AB – Physical Education Instructor (Contract Position)

The University Studies Department requires an instructor to teach a contract course, PESS 293E – Introduction to the Movement Activities of Children Aged 5 – 12 during the Winter 2018 semester.

This course is part of our Bachelor of Education, Elementary Education program and is taught to second year students.  The course is a study of play and other movement activities including games, gymnastics, and dance for children. Topics include a study of the movement activities engaged in by children 5-12 years of age, an introduction to the characteristics and needs of children 5-12 years of age, a survey of the opportunities provided for children to participate in movement activities, movement analysis, and the provision of suitable environments and activities for children 5-12 years of age.

 QUALIFICATIONS:  Minimum Master’s degree in Physical Education, Kinesiology, or a MEd with Physical Education specialization.  Work experience and post-secondary teaching experience preferred.

Contant for mor information: Tracy Boger: Education Coordinator and Instructor

Edmonton, AB – Part-Time Dance Instructors

dancED Movement Project is looking to hire part-time dance instructors for various upcoming contracts throughout the 17/18 school year.

About dancED:
dancED Movement Project offers engaging one to two week dance focused artist-in-residence programs for students. Professional dancers work with each class to teach movement fundamentals, explore movement creation, and rehearse a comprehensive and challenging dance routine. All programs finish with the highly anticipated final showcase where students perform for their peers, parents and teachers in a full-scale production. 

Currently, dancED Movement Project delivers two main program options to capture the diversity of today’s dance and performance spectrum:

  • Hip-Hop: This program is fun and upbeat with a strong focus on quality of movement and musicality. Students will learn what makes hip-hop unique from other forms of dance: sharpness of movement, rhythm and attitude.
  • Broadway: Each class will perform a routine from a wide range of Broadway musicals such as Jersey Boys, Hairspray, Anything Goes, Mamma Mia, Wicked and West Side Story to name a few.  This program focuses on theatricality and expression.

Job Details:

We are looking to hire instructors for various one, two or three-week contracts throughout the 17/18 school year 

  • most residencies focus on elementary grades (kindergarten-grade 6), however some include junior high as well
  • guaranteed 6-7 hours of instruction each day (on an 8:30am-3:30pm basis)
  • pay starts at $25/hour
  • we are looking for highly energetic, enthusiastic and organized instructors with extensive dance training as well as a strong performance background.
  • extensive experience working with children ranging from 5-12 years old is required

To apply please submit your CV, headshot and a performance demo-reel if you have one to

Our website is currently undergoing a revamp, but to learn more, visit our following social channels:
Instagram: @danced_mp

Edmonton, AB – Ballet Instructor – RAD (or comparable accreditation)

Celtic Ceilidh Dance Academy: We are looking for instructors to join our terrific enthusiastic and committed clan. You must enjoy collaborating with others to provide the best program for our dancers.The successful candidates will have strong organization and communication skills and a passion for learning as well as teaching.


  • Accreditation in RAD or comparable, recognized syllabus.
  • Experience with teaching all grades and ages from beginner to advanced including pointe.
  • Understanding or appreciation of Celtic dance and music will be a definite asset.
  • Ability to choreograph routines for performance and competition.
  • Ability to prepare candidates for exams -if requested.

The hourly wage for this contract position is determined based on education and experience. If you are looking to join a team and create your own legacy, we want to hear from you. This is not for teachers looking for a short or temporary contract.

We are located in Edmonton on Argyll and Gateway.

Please send resume to:

Grand Prairie, AB – Dance Instructors

I am looking for teaching graduates that would consider employment in Grande Prairie, Alberta. The position would ideally suit RAD registered teachers although it is not a prerequisite. Teachers also able to teach other disciplines such as Modern, Jazz, Tap, Acro or Hip Hop would be greatly desirable. If necessary, room and boarding may be arranged. This position would commence in August or September 2017.

The GP Dancer's Academy has been operating in Grande Prairie for over 27 years. The position could be from 25–35 hours per week depending on the candidate's abilities. Competitive choreography would be in addition to the regular classes. Compensation would be between $30 and $40 per hour depending on experience.

Please contact Nancy-Marie via email or by phone 780 933-7410

Lloydminster, AB – Dance Instructors

Core Dynamics Pilates & Dance Lloydminster is looking to add energetic, passionate and experienced teachers to join our rockstar faculty! If you're interested in teaching (we offer classes in ballet, jazz, tap, lyrical/contemporary, modern, hip hop and musical theatre for ages 3 to adult as well), please email us your resume detailing your experience. We'd also love to hear from you in 250 words why you'd like to join our inspiring group of teachers. We look forward to hearing from you!

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