PT Lecturer: Musical Theatre (BA Hons) Dance

Job offer:

The conservatoire is looking for dynamic practitioners and lecturers to deliver specific modules in Dance as it expands its Undergraduate provision within the Musical Theatre Programme. Candidates will need relevant specialist skills as well as experience of a higher education environment. You will be passionate about teaching and care about developing and nurturing our students. Direct professional experience within the music industry is considered an advantage. 

BA (Hons) Musical Theatre - Dance

This module is designed to introduce and develop a secure and consistent technique in dance and physical skills and extend existing knowledge and ability.  This module is delivered through a series of practical workshops, seminars and group study. Subjects taught include weekly classes in Ballet, Tap and Jazz technique/repertoire (inclusive of current Musical Theatre choreographic styles such as commercial, lyrical, contemporary).  Key themes of this module are designed to complement themes explored in Performance Projects.  Applications are encouraged from those with individual specialisms as outlined as well as those with an interest in a number of the identified subjects.  Applicants with wider knowledge of training including fitness and nutrition are welcomed.  Teachers are expected to have a thorough understanding of dance and pedagogy with an appreciation for Dance within Musical Theatre. 

There is approximatley 15 hours of teaching per week available on this module. We are committed to developing degree programmes which embrace and promote diversity across the industry – therefore we welcome applications from under-represented groups in particular women and the BAME community. 
Please click apply online to complete the application form. We are trialling anonymous shortlisting so your name and personal details will not be visible to the shortlisting manager until after shortlisting is completed. 
The HR department is contactable on 01132 223425 or by email on 
We plan to hold a recruitment event on 29th April where you can come and see the conservatoire and chat to existing staff. If you would like further information on this please email Patsy Gilbert - 

Job Description

  • Job type/category: Academic
  • Minimal education: MA
  • Location(s): United Kingdom
  • Language requirements: English
  • Working language(s): English

Deadline for application

  • 10-05-2019

Leeds College of Music

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