Dance Teacher

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Employment Type
Full-time
Grade Levels
10th
11th
12th
9th
Benefits
Offers 401K
Start Date
Upcoming School Year
Position Areas
Fine Arts

Description

Salt Lake School for the Performing Arts is seeking a passionate and skilled Dance Teacher to join our esteemed dance department. The ideal candidate will have a strong pedagogical approach to teaching various dance styles and will be committed to fostering a love of dance in students of all levels. This role involves teaching, choreography, and collaboration with the department chair to produce high-quality classroom instruction, culminating in student performances each semester.

Key Responsibilities

Teaching: Deliver high-quality instruction in various dance styles, including Introduction to Dance, Modern Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop, Musical Theatre Tap, and Social Dance. Develop and implement lesson plans that align with the state core standards outlined by the state of Utah. Adapt teaching methods to meet the needs of diverse student populations and learning styles. Choreography: Create original choreography for each class to be performed in school performances. Collaborate with students to develop performance pieces that highlight their skills and growth. Showcase and Production: Assist the Dance Department Chair with the planning and producing of dance performances. Ensure all performances are well-coordinated and executed to a high standard. Support the production of the all-school musical by choreographing dance numbers as needed. Professional Development and Collaboration: Stay current with dance education trends and best practices. Participate in departmental meetings, professional development sessions, and school-wide activities. Collaborate with colleagues to enhance the overall dance program and contribute to the performing arts community at the school.

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Salt Lake School for the Performing Arts

350 S 400 E , Salt Lake City, UT 84111
 

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Salt Lake School for the Performing Arts

350 S 400 E , Salt Lake City, UT 84111