Step into Dance

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We are recruiting for Freelance Dance Practitioners that are available to teach across London and in Essex specialising in teaching all forms of Street dance, contemporary dance and cultural dance styles.

Delivered by a team of specialist dance practitioners, the programme offers young people a range of ways to get involved in dance through regular classes, projects, events and performances. If you are interested in delivering regular dance sessions, choreographing work for performance and delivering dance projects whilst developing your professional practice, we would like to hear from you…


You will need:

Skills and experience in one or more dance style,
Experience of planning and delivering dance sessions and projects for young people,
Sound interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to form effective relationships with stakeholders, and
Ability to engage and motivate young people with little or no dance experience.

It’s a bonus if you have:
Your own dance practice and/or professional dance performance or choreographic experience,
Knowledge of secondary school education system and/or working in SEND schools, and
Knowledge of relevant legislation for working with young people.

This is an excellent opportunity for individuals who are reliable, professional and passionate in inspiring young people, and would like to contribute to the successful delivery of our programme.

Appointment to this role will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. You must be able to demonstrate your right to work in the UK.

To apply for this freelance role, please download the application pack:

Job description
Person specification
Application guidelines
Application form

Closing date for applications: Midday 30 April 2019
Interview and Teaching Audition Day: 21, 22 and 23 May 2019 from 9am – 6pm at RAD headquarters


Training Dates: 
Successful applicants will be required to attend compulsory Training Days 16,17 and 18 July 2019. There will also be a compulsory training day in January 2020; details will be confirmed in due course.

To find out more about this role, please contact the HR team or 020 7326 8000.