Dance Instructor Resume Samples

A Dance Instructor will instruct students on various dancing techniques through demonstrations and interactions. A well-drafted Dance Instructor Resume describes various duties and tasks such as – efficiently designing and planning dance curricula for students of all levels, teaching students different styles of dance by demonstrating in front of the students, monitoring the moves of the students and rectifying their mistakes, organizing activities, accompanying students for participating in dance shows or events; and guiding them to become a versatile dancer.

Core qualifications expected on the resume are – proficiency and excellence in various types of dances like hip-hop, jazz, freestyle, contemporary, Mexican Folklorico, Salsa, Cha-Cha Rumba swing and so on; outgoing and energetic, being in good condition, the ability to motivate others and a lot of endurance and patience. A Master’s degree in Arts with a specialization in Dance is the common requirement for this role.

 

Dance Instructor Resume

Objective : Highly dependable and adaptable early childhood assistant teacher with an excellent record of parent and student satisfaction. Able to respond quickly and creatively to unusual or difficult child care situations.

Skills : Veterinary Tech Intern, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

Description :

    1. Understands, accepts, and abides by the School's philosophy and mission of school.
    2. Arrived punctually, prepared for each school day, and maintained regular attendance.
    3. Developed daily lesson plans for that provide for differentiation and ongoing assessment.
    4. Created a positive classroom environment that supported student engagement while learning.
    5. Implemented standards-based instruction for dance and tumbling.
    6. Explained and demonstrated techniques and methods of regulating movements of body to musical or rhythmic accompaniment.
    7. Drilled students in execution of dance steps and tumbling Choreographed and directed dance performances.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma


Academic Assistant/Dance Instructor Resume

Objective : I would like to submit my resume and cover letter for a teaching position at your facility. My experience extends to teaching children of all ages and adults of all levels. Also, I have an ability to work with extremely shy people, and together with their support I have been able to get them to participate in class. I would like to work for your company because I desire to be apart of a positive environment, as well as giving back to my community through dance.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Teaching dance, Computer skills.

Description :

    1. Coached students in private and group lessons.
    2. Provided a fun and encouraging environment for students.
    3. Coordinated group outings and ensured students were on time for competitions at dance events.
    4. New Instructor Trainer Facilitated training new instructors as a group and in private lessons.
    5. Created an Instructor Syllabus that outlines all knowledge needed before becoming an instructor.
    6. Studio Manager Spoke with new students over the phone, listened to their experiences, and judged which instructor would be the best fit for them.
    7. Collected and tracked payments of current students.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Technical Theatre And Studio Fine Arts


Dance Instructor/Teachers Assistant Resume

Summary : To obtain a position with a well-established theatrical company combining my experience and love of the arts, special event planning, and youth education.

Skills : Experienced physics tutor.

Description :

    1. Instructed weekly classes in beginner through advanced ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, hip hop, musical theater and tech/stretch.
    2. Created weekly, semester and yearly lessons to culminate in final performance.
    3. Assist in new website development for studio.
    4. Assisted in the transition into new computer software for studio.
    5. Organization of costumes, payment and costume distribution.
    6. Liaison between studio owner and technical director for final performance at off-site venue.
    7. Worked in the office on a daily basis, substituted for absent staff and worked box office days prior to final performance.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Theater And Dance

Dance Instructor And Choreographer Resume

Summary : To obtain a position in which I can utilize my skills and experience. Willing to learn for position obtained. Experienced and goal orientated with a record of meeting and achieving set goals. Skilled in building relationships with clients, businesses, and staff by establishing leads through marketing developments which turned into long-term customers and students.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Photography/Editing, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Assess students' dancing abilities to determine where improvement or change is needed.
    2. Record dance movements and their technical aspects, using a technical understanding of the patterns and formations of choreography.
    3. Train, exercise, and attend dance classes to maintain high levels of technical proficiency, physical ability, and physical fitness.
    4. Advise dancers on how to stand and move properly, teaching correct dance techniques to help prevent injuries.
    5. Teach students, dancers, and other performers about rhythm and interpretive movement.
    6. Experiment with different types of dancers, steps, dances, and placements, testing ideas informally to get feedback from dancers.
    7. Develop ideas for creating dances, keeping notes and sketches to record influences.
    8. Direct rehearsals to instruct dancers in how to use dance steps, and in techniques to achieve desired effects.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Dance Instructor Assistant Resume

Headline : Born and Raised in Tucson, my short term goals right now are to graduate from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Science in the L3 program (Literacy, Learning, and Leadership) with an emphasis in English and a Minor in Theatre. I ultimately want to come back to my community and teach kids in community college who are in that tough position I am in, and encourage/guide them toward the right path.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Data Entry, Customer Service, Administrative Skills, Telecommunications, Typing, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Windows 10, Windows 7, Windows 7, Time Management, Management, Inventory Management, Typing, Publisher.

Description :

    1. Teach dance classes for students ages two to eighteen and construct lesson plans based on the abilities of each class.
    2. Ensure all students feel comfortable with material learned in class and evaluate their progress periodically throughout the year.
    3. Choreograph dances to be performed in annual recitals and other seasonal performances.
    4. Communicate with parents to ensure that they are involved in the experience of their children.
    5. Maintain cleanliness of lobby and waiting areas, studios and counter.
    6. Answer and screen incoming calls, take messages and schedule appointments for prospective students and families.
    7. Train and supervise the development of teaching assistants.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Cheer/Dance Instructor Resume

Objective : Summer 2015 Campus Outreach Summer Leadership Project (3 months) 2015 Young Authors Volunteer 2014 Kappa Delta Pi Honors Society [] SIUE Dance Team 2012 Public Speaking course (delivered speech to over 200 people) 2012 Technical Communication course [] Dunlap High School Varsity basketball [] National dance and tumbling competitor.

Skills : Dance.

Description :

    1. Design dances for individual dancers, dance companies, musical theatre productions and special events for dancers ranging from beginners to advanced.
    2. Choose the music, sound effects, or spoken narrative to accompany a dance.
    3. Advise dancers on how to stand and move properly, teaching correct dance techniques to help prevent injuries.
    4. Coordinate production music with music directors.
    5. Develop ideas for creating dances, keeping notes and sketches to record influences.
    6. Train, exercise, and attend dance classes to maintain high levels of technical proficiency, physical ability, and physical fitness.
    7. Teach students, dancers, and other performers about rhythm and interpretive movement.
    8. Assess students' dancing abilities to determine where improvement or change is needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BFA In Dance

Technical Dance Instructor Resume

Objective : Motivated student with 4+ years of customer service experience. Independent worker with a positive personality and great communication skills. Reliable, friendly, and professional with the ability to work with little oversight as well as collaborate in team environments.

Skills : Revit, Autocad, Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign.

Description :

    1. Instruct students individually and in groups, using demonstrations.
    2. Adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests.
    3. Advise dancers on how to stand and move properly, teaching correct dance techniques to help prevent injuries.
    4. Assess students' dancing abilities to determine where improvement or change is needed.
    5. Choreographing full routines for beginners right through to intermediate students.
    6. Explaining and demonstrating dance techniques and methods.
    7. Showing pupils how to rehearse and exercise.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Dance

Ballroom Dance Instructor Resume

Objective : Trainer who explains training methods thoroughly to each parent so they can better understand and support their child's athletic progress and goals. Customer-oriented server with excellent interpersonal and communications skills. Food and beverage expert. Experienced in large-scale events, as well as intimate gourmet dining and afternoon tea services.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel, Publisher, Public Speaking, Written Communication, Social Networking, Social Media Marketing, Written Correspondence, Marketing, Research, Field Techniques.

Description :

    1. Used role-playing, simulations, team exercises, group discussions, videos and lectures participants in a variety of ways.
    2. Accepted coaching, constructive criticism and recognition with humility and composure.
    3. Maintained scouting reports and distributed copies to head coaches and athletics supervisors each month.
    4. Taught a range of sport-specific skills in a clear, safe manner.
    5. Acted as a positive role model for team participants and in the community.
    6. Developed guidelines for injury prevention.
    7. Recommended and ordered equipment, supplies and uniforms.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Education

Belly Dance Instructor Resume

Objective : Seeking a position where I can maximize myself in the social work profession through case management services and with the use of my leadership skills, communication skills and clinical skills to better individuals.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite Professional 2010, Adobe PhotoShop, Traditional Hmong Singing And Dancing.

Description :

    1. Teaching dance to pupils of all abilities.
    2. Encouraging cooperation and team-work between students.
    3. Showing students stretching techniques they should use both before and after a dance class.
    4. Showing students how to minimize the risk of injuring themselves.
    5. Looking after dance costumes and equipment that are to be used in a class.
    6. Making sure that dancer's make-up, costumes and hair are correct.
    7. Managing student behavior while they are in class.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Dance Instructor/Front Desk Manager Resume

Objective : I have an Associate's Degree from Central Ohio Technical College in Business Technology Management and a Bachelor's Degree in Human Resource Management, with a minor in Performance Management, from Franklin University. After just completing my degree, I am searching for a position in which to utilize the education I have received. Currently, I am working as a dance teacher at J.A.Z. Dance and More (kids classes) and Artisan Dance Studio (adult classes).

Skills : Choreography, Dance Performance.

Description :

    1. Direct rehearsals to instruct dancers in how to use dance steps, and in techniques to achieve desired effects.
    2. Design dances for individual dancers, dance companies, musical theatre, opera, fashion shows, film, television productions and special events, and for dancers ranging from beginners to professionals.
    3. Choose the music, sound effects, or spoken narrative to accompany a dance.
    4. Advise dancers on how to stand and move properly, teaching correct dance techniques to help prevent injuries.
    5. Develop ideas for creating dances, keeping notes and sketches to record influences.
    6. Train, exercise, and attend dance classes to maintain high levels of technical proficiency, physical ability, and physical fitness.
    7. Teach students, dancers, and other performers about rhythm and interpretive movement.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Zumba Gold Dance Instructor Resume

Objective : Receptionist who answers a high volume of incoming calls while handling in-person inquiries from clients and colleagues. Flexible and hardworking with the drive to succeed. Self-Directed/Self-Starter Professional and mature Dedicated team player Organized.

Skills : Dance, Vocalist, Social Media Marketing, Social Networking, Teaching, Customer Service, Networking, Public Speaking, Photoshop, Video Editing, Modeling.

Description :

    1. Organized activities that developed children's physical, emotional and social growth.
    2. Redirected children to encourage safe, positive behaviors.
    3. Helped facilitate indoor and outdoor play and keeping the dance area clean.
    4. Created weekly dances for planned activities.
    5. Physically and verbally interacted with children throughout the day.
    6. Established and maintained a safe play environment for the children, as well as monitored children's play activities to verify safety and wellness.
    7. Collaborated daily with other teachers to keep activities running smoothly.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Business Administration

Dance Instructor Resume

Objective : Seasoned dancer and result-oriented professional in fitness. Totaling over 20 years of experience in private and government envoirnments. My people skills speak volumes about my commitment to helping others live and maintain healthy lifestyles. Blended skills and accomplishments in office management and experience in the field of health and fitness industry.

Skills : Typing 50 Wpm, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Excellent Communication Skills, Computer Literate, Money Handling.

Description :

    1. Managed time responsibly to include workouts along with choreograph sessions.
    2. Maintained and cleaned dance floor/office/lobby.
    3. Lifted up the spirits of those who felt discouraged.
    4. Managed the office and assisted customers with any/all questions.
    5. Participated in multiple dances to increase students morale.
    6. Took over classes for teachers who were sick/unavailable.
    7. Increased the morale of all students.
    8. Increased their knowledge/desire to learn more about God.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma In High School