Head of Dance


The Head of Dance plays a pivotal role helping to support the Artistic Director to shape and deliver the artistic training programme and future success of the School.

The role supports the Artistic Director in utilising extensive experience to build upon our successes and by helping to progress our training programmes and School holistic approach for the next generation of dancers. The position requires an ability to articulate and promote the School’s artistic vision and to further develop its world-renowned status.

Duration: Permanent

Hours: 40 hours per week

Location: White Lodge, Richmond Park and Upper School, Covent Garden

Salary: c£65,000 per annum

In return we offer a contributory pension scheme, Lifeworks, local discounts, season ticket loan, and cycle to work scheme. We also provide run monthly ‘lunch & learn’ sessions and various wellbeing sessions.

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Please note that you must complete our application form to apply for this position and CVs are not accepted.

Closing date: 31 August 2022

Interviews: Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview in September 2022.

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.

We’re passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversity. At The Royal Ballet School we are committed to creating an environment where every one of our employees feels part of our team and can flourish, regardless of their background.

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