Dance Teacher (2020-21)
Must hold a license issued by any agency.
Dance teachers will be involved in other related subjects (drama, performing arts or physical education).
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: · showing students how to warm up and move safely · demonstrating how to perform dance moves · designing dance pieces and performances · keeping records of students performance and progress · providing feedback to students · entering students for dance exams · teaching the theory of dance · maintaining your own dance skills and techniques
The dance teacher will help in training or helping students to learn more about dance and movement so they can improve their health and wellbeing.
Forms of dance will include, but are not limited to: · Ballet · Contemporary dance · Tap · Modern or ballroom
There will be an opportunity to design or choreograph dance routines along with the anatomy, physiology, and subjects such as the history of dance. Normal school hours from Monday to Friday plus some evening commitments, such as attending rehearsals, performances or parents' nights. There may be weekend commitments for some performances. The dance studio and other facilities will be available for the dance teacher.
Roanoke City Public Schools is an urban school division serving a k-12 student population of 13,100 in 17 elementary schools, 5 middle schools, 2 senior high schools, Forest Park Academy, Noel C Taylor Learning Academy, and Roanoke Valley Governor's School. A staff of 2,100 is employed in the division. RCPS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, disability or national origin. RCPS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs and activities. For inquiries regarding employment non-discrimination policies please contact Human Resources at 540-853-2502.