Full-Time Dance Instructor
Florida School of the Arts at St. Johns River State College is seeking a full-time dance instructor with a strong commitment to teaching foundation level courses in a small and highly collaborative arts school environment. The emphasis for this position is on Contemporary Dance technique in addition to the candidate’s area of expertise. The ideal candidate will have an extensive knowledge of a codified technique and the ability to teach material that is current within the field.
Qualified candidates must: hold a Master’s Degree in Dance; have a history of production and presentation of their choreographic work with critical review; be confident teaching beginning through advanced levels in contemporary technique, as well as beginning through intermediate levels of jazz and/or ballet technique; have a strong record of professional experience; be flexible and able to work within a highly collaborative setting.
Successful candidates are also expected to contribute to curriculum development, perform varied administrative tasks and committee work, effectively communicate and share ideas across disciplines, mentor and advise students, assist in recruiting efforts, choreograph and co-direct dance concerts, choreograph for and work collaboratively with the Musical Theatre program, engage with campus-wide activities.
Required Online Application Documents: Curriculum Vitae; Letter of Interest; Statement of Teaching Philosophy; Links to 3-5 work samples of choreography; Two course syllabi, 1 technique and 1 composition or specialty area; names, affiliations, and contact information for three references.
How to Apply
Go to www.sjrstate.edu/humanresources.html then follow instructions. Salary commensurate with experience /competitive.
Job Categories: Theatre. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: arts education, dance, school, and teaching. States: Florida.
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