Ballet Instructor/Choreographer


Casual dress
Company events
Dental care
Disability insurance
Extended health care
Language training provided
Life insurance
On-site parking
Paid time off
RRSP match
Stock options
Vision care
Wellness Program

Full Job Description

Requisition ID: 185720

Join a purpose-driven team, committed to creatively influencing the world of dance, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.

Full-Time Hours

There’s no better way to progress your experience as a dance instructor than with Starz In Motion Dance Studio! During your work term, you’ll have the opportunity to be part of a winning team, build your network, and discover what you love – all while getting paid to do it!

Who We Are:

At Starz in Motion Dance Studio, we are in our 17th year of dance excellence with excitement and enthusiasm. As of now, we have approximately 300 plus students who are proud to call themselves Starz. This studio was opened to offer students, professional dance training for the recreational and competitive students who attend. Trained by certified instructors, Starz In Motion believes in making dance fun yet affordable to parents who support the dancers. We offer Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Hip-Hop, Acrobatics, Tot (2-3 year old’s) Lyrical, Highland, and Musical Theatre classes. We also have adult classes available.

The Ballet Instructor/Choreographer position is a full-time position at Starz in Motion Dance Studio that is designed to introduce individuals to the world of dance, through creative fun-loving teachers.

We are committed to offering you extensive opportunities for training, hands-on experience, and career advancement. Simply put, your future is our investment.

Is this role right for you? In this role, you will:

  • Choreograph creative dance routines at various levels that students can learn within an appropriate time frame
  • Assist in preparing clients for competitions, and recitals meeting expectations for student progress
  • Work on paperwork for students to ensure they are registered in the correct levels

Do you have the skills and requirements that will enable you to succeed in this role? We’d love to work with you if:

  • A certified RAD ballet instructor with a minimum of 2-3 years of dance instructing experience
  • You are an organized individual complying with the Royal Academy of Dance’s rules and regulations for examinations
  • You enjoy being involved in the creation process for dance routines at a competitive and recreational level
  • You have a demonstrated interest in and knowledge of dance
  • You have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a collaborative environment
  • You have the ability to overcome challenges presented by a constantly changing work environment

What’s in it for you?

  • You’ll be part of a diverse, collaborative, innovative, and high-performing team.
  • In-depth training to prepare you for the role, as well as ongoing coaching and feedback to help you succeed!
  • Exclusive employee events such as staff socials, work trips, opportunities for advancement, and much more!

How do I apply?

For applicants interested, please send over your resume as well as a list of references! We believe in evaluating you through relationships over resumes and are focused on learning about who you are and what you’re interested in to uncover your true potential. Please also send over a portfolio of your past dance experience, this may include but is not limited to the:

– Choreographed dance reels

– Competition/recreation performances

– Anything you may feel showcases your true talent!

Location: Canada: Ontario: Pembroke

At Starz in Motion Dance Studio, we value individuals’ uniqueness when it comes to their skills and experiences, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Starz in Motion Dance Studio; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $30.00-$35.00 per year


  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Extended health care
  • Language training provided
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • RRSP match
  • Stock options
  • Vision care
  • Wellness Program


  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Signing bonus
  • Tips

Work Location: In person