£8.30 per hour
Shifts available Monday – Friday afternoon / evenings and / or Saturday (term time only)
The Royal Academy of Dance is a dynamic organisation dedicated to advancing standards of dance education – teaching, promoting and investing in the development of dance worldwide. RAD Dance School based at our headquarters in Battersea offers a variety of dances classes for young people and adults with classes taking place during the afternoon and evenings Monday to Friday and all day on Saturday during term time.
We are looking for a number of Class Assistants and Information Assistants to support the running of RAD Dance School classes from September 2018.
Dance School Class Assistants
You will be responsible for ensuring the safety of children and young people attending the school, including chaperoning them to and from studios and assisting the teacher during the dance class itself.
Previous experience of working with children and knowledge of basic ballet technique and/or other dance styles and dance class structure are essential. You will need excellent communication skills in English and have good interpersonal skills along with the ability to work within a team and be able to take decisions within set guidelines.
Dance School Information Assistants
You will be the first point of contact for students, parents, guardians and the general public dealing with queries in person, over the telephone and via email. You will support the Dance School Team, teachers and pianists with any queries they might have.
Previous experience of working with children and carrying out simple administrative tasks is essential, along with excellent high standards of customer service. You will need to have confidence to deal with enquiries, excellent communication skills in English and a sound knowledge of Microsoft Office programmes (Word and Excel), email and Internet.
Appointment to these posts will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
To apply for this role please visit www.royalacademyofdancing.org. CVs are only accepted in support of a completed application form. No agencies please.
Closing date: 15 August 2018 by 1200 noon
Interviews: 23 August 2018
Royal Academy of Dance is a Charity Registered in England and Wales No 312826.