Teaching, Internships, & Performing with The Washington Ballet

Dance Instructor:

The Washington Ballet seeks a DanceDC Instructor for TWB’s education outreach program called DanceDC.


Auditions: https://www.washingtonballet.org/auditions

Application for Internships:


  • Development internship
  • Marketing and communications internship
  • Artistic management intern
  • Media & archiving intern

[T] Howard Community College Adjunct Pool


About Howard Community College:

Howard Community College (HCC) is an exciting place to work, learn, and grow! HCC has been awarded the distinction as a “Great College to Work for” since 2009 from The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Howard Community College values diversity among its faculty, staff and student population. We are an innovative institution that is committed to responding to the ever-changing needs and interests of a diverse and dynamic community. No matter where you want to go in your career, you can get there from here!

Job Description:

Teach dance courses; grade students, attend and participate in college and departmental meetings, assessment and reporting.


Significant experience in field/genre of dance, evidence of excellence in teaching dance form(s), BA/BFA and MA/MFA preferred for best consideration, but not required.

Additional Information:

Work Schedule: Varies based upon program needs.
Compensation: $682 per credit hour.

This is an ongoing posting.

Howard Community College (HCC) is an Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action employer & values diversity within its faculty, staff & student population. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.

HCC understands that persons with specific disabilities may need assistance with the job application process and/or with the interview process. For confidential assistance with the job application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 443-518-1100. The TDD line phone # is: 443-518-4822.

Application Instructions:

Please attach the following documents:

1) Resume

2) Cover Letter

[T] Ballet Petite (Bethesda, MD)

Ballet Petite and Youth Performing Arts School, a dynamic, creative, established company with over 2000 students in 3 locations, is currently seeking the following positions on its educational and administrative team, Full time instructors, Part time instructors and Independent Contractors. Competitive compensation, flexible schedules and excellent growth opportunities are available. Transportation and dependability is a must for all interested applicants. Available employment opportunities and descriptions listed below.

This posting is for our sites in Bethesda, MD, Potomac, MD and McLean, VA. You could be hired to teach at all three sites.

Please upload a photo with your resume.

Full Time and Part Time Teachers and Independent Contractors

Bachelors Degree required. Preferable degree would be in the fine arts and/or fine arts education.
Candidates must have a passion for teaching children and love working within a community of families.
Candidates must be able to work with some or all of the following: Preschoolers (ages 18 mos.-4 yrs.), Pre-Ballet and Beginners (ages 5-8 yrs.), Intermediates (ages 9+ yrs.), Advanced (ages 14+ yrs.)
All candidates must be able to teach some level of Ballet, Ballet Petite offers its own specialized curriculum training for all genres and levels. Versatility in other disciplines a plus. These disciplines include: Pointe, Tap, Jazz, Modern, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Musical Theatre, Voice, Acting and/or piano.
Candidates must possess strong ethical character traits and attributes such as: Creativity, reliability, energy and positivism.
Special Skills: Let us know what your specialty is, can you sew, paint or build sets or do you play an instrument?
All teachers must be CPR certified within the first month of employment.
Candidates should have weekend availability

Full Time Staff must also possess the following skills:

Candidates must possess strong administrative skills. These skills should include: Excellent writing skills, computer skills in Microsoft Suite, communication skills, and strong customer service capabilities.

More Information: https://balletpetite.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=1

[T] Dance Instructor, Y of Central Maryland (Towson, MD)

Plans and instructs classes in a specialty area. Provides participants with pertinent information, quick and efficient service, and instructs all classes within the guidelines of the Association to maintain the quality of the programs.

More Information: https://ymca-centralmaryland.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&jobid=3657

[T] Hip Hop Dance Instructor, Y of Central Maryland (Baltimore, MD)

The Group Exercise Instructor is the primary leader of a group exercise class, under the general guidance of the Fitness Director or Group Exercise Coordinator, and instructs all fitness classes within the guidelines of the Association to maintain the quality of programs.

More Information: https://ymca-centralmaryland.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&jobid=4002

[T] Dance Instructor, Y of Central Maryland (Catonsville, MD)

Plans and instructs classes in a specialty area. Provides participants with pertinent information, quick and efficient service, and instructs all classes within the guidelines of the Association to maintain the quality of the programs.

More Information: https://ymca-centralmaryland.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&jobid=4175

[T] Dance Counselor, ESF Camps (Baltimore, MD)

Dance Activity Specialists are employed in the following camps;
Day Camp: 4 – 8 year olds (Dream Camp: 6 – 9 year olds – Trinity
Senior Camp: 9 – 15 year olds (Dream Camp: 10 – 16 year olds (Trinity College & Girard College locations only))

Dance: Through different forms, techniques, and styles, camper’s fine tune their skills and create a team dance to be performed at the end of the summer show.

More information: https://jobs-esfcamps.icims.com/jobs/5341/camp-dance-specialist-teacher/job

[T] Dance Counselor, Friendship Armstrong Academy (Washington, DC)

The Dance Institute of Washington Instructors within Friendship Armstrong Academy are professionally trained dancers invested in sharing their passion for the art with young dancers. Instructors should lead by example in areas such as punctuality, responsibility, motivation, and professionalism.

Dance Counselors should be qualified to teach beginning through advanced levels of Ballet and/or Hip Hop for grades levels 3rd- 5th and ages 7-11. Dance Counselors should also be qualified to monitor, supervise and coordinate daily enrichment programming and field trips.

More Information: https://careers-friendshipschools.icims.com/jobs/2064/dance-counselor/job