Circus Arts Teacher - Acrobatics, National Centre for Circus Arts

Monday 17 September 2018

Closes: 26th September 2018

Location: London

Type: Part time

Salary: Paid (£50k+ pro rata)

Artform: Other, circus

Contact: Edward Halshaw [email protected]


The National Centre for Circus Arts is seeking a circus arts teacher specialising in Acrobatics to join the Participation and Outreach team. Our programmes provide opportunities for children from 2 years old up to adulthood and we have both recreational and progressive training schemes.  

We are looking for circus teachers who are experienced in teaching one or more of the following disciplines: Handstands, Tumbling, Acrobalance, Hand to Hand (Adagio). You must be able to teach at an intermediate to advanced level.

This is a hands-on job, which includes working directly with students while maintaining administration including lesson plans, recording progress and attending regular programme meetings as required. Successful candidates will have a passion for their discipline and a commitment to circus training for all. They will be strong communicators who enjoy working collaboratively and have a clear willingness to share information.

Pay: £24.59 per hour

Contract:  Zero hour - subject to a termly schedule

Days: Monday - Sunday

Holiday Entitlement: 30 days paid holiday per year on a pro rata basis. This is inclusive of the eight statutory bank holidays. Holiday is expected to be taken outside of the academic term

How to apply: Please visit our website and download the application pack. 

Interviews will take place w/c 1 October 2018