DWAN Academy Opportunity for ballet teacher position

Dwan Academy Performing Arts School is an established Academy, with a reputation for kindness, inclusiveness, and growth in self-confidence, alongside the skills of the disciplines taught. Based in Thurles we provide a range of classes and lessons across the Music, Drama, Dance, and Art disciplines.


This is a contract role for a Ballet Teacher at Dwan Academy, located in Thurles. As a Ballet Teacher, you will be responsible for providing high-quality instruction to students of all ages and skill levels. Your tasks will include planning and preparing lessons, teaching proper techniques, assessing student progress, and preparing students for performances and exams.

This is an on-site position. Lessons follow the school calendar, September to May.

Competitive rates of pay.

Qualifications Essential

• Strong knowledge of correct ballet techniques and the ability to effectively demonstrate them.

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

• Patience and ability to motivate and inspire students

• Ability to create engaging and effective lesson plans

• Flexibility to adapt teaching methods to individual student needs

• Commitment to ongoing professional development and improvement Preferable

• Experience teaching ballet to students of various ages and skill levels

• Knowledge of exam boards

• Good choreographic skills

• Qualifications in appropriate discipline


If you fit this criteria Call or email 085 1654854 therese@dwanacademy.com