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Dance Teaching Artist
Alonzo King LINES Ballet

San Francisco, CA

The mission of Alonzo King LINES Ballet is to nurture artistry and the development of creative expression in dance, through collaboration, performance, and education.


LINES is seeking a dynamic, results-oriented and mission-driven individual to join our staff of dance teaching artists for our new in-school residency program, HeART with LINES. This unique and innovative program offers local schools and organizations the opportunity to incorporate concept-based dance learning into their classrooms and curricula.

Teaching artists are an integrated part of all residencies’ curriculum planning and documentation. Significant teaching experience in a school setting preferred. BA required, MA in Dance Education preferred. Spanish language skills a plus. Salary commensurate with experience. Training begins in December 2015. This is a part-time position. Teaching artists receive paid professional development and training.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Lesson Planning
  • Student Assessment
  • Program Documentation
  • Professional Development
  • Residency Teaching

Reports To:

Community Programs Coordinator; Dance Center Director

To Apply:

Send resume & cover letter to

Addressee:Alonzo King LINES Dance Center, 26 Seventh Street

Deadline: 12-09-2015

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