Character teacher

Staff recruitment is currently continuing during the closure of the School. Where necessary we will endeavour to offer video or phone interviews in place of face-to-face meetings. This message will be updated should the situation change.

White Lodge, Richmond

The Royal Ballet School is one of the world’s greatest centres of classical ballet training. Our mission is to nurture, train and educate exceptional young dancers for the Royal Ballet companies and other leading UK and international companies and to inspire the future of classical ballet training. Our vision is to be the best classical ballet school in the world.

We are seeking an experienced Character dance teacher to inspire our 11-14 year old students at White Lodge in the heart of Richmond Park. Ideally you will have proven knowledge in both character and international folk dance. You will be required to create dances for our demonstrations and end of year performances at the Royal Opera House, Opera Holland Park or alternative venues.

Duration: Part time during term times

Hours: Minimum 4 and up to 6 hrs per week, hours of teaching will be between 4pm and 6.15pm, on two days of the week. Preferably either Monday, Tuesday or Thursday. Additional teaching hours during our intensive courses, out of normal term time, can be offered

Location: White Lodge, Richmond, please consider the remote location of this role prior to applying

Salary: Competitive hourly rate

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To apply, please complete an application form and send it to [email protected].

Please note that we do not accept CVs under any circumstances. Please state on your application which post/s you are interested in.

Closing Date: Friday 9 October 2020

Interviews: You will be invited to teach a class at White Lodge followed by an interview. Preferably to be arranged between 14 and 23 October 2020

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidates will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check and further pre-employment checks to comply with boarding school recruitment regulations.