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CDET publishes a list of current job vacancies in dance, drama and musical theatre below.  Supporting the performers, teachers, students and arts’ managers of tomorrow, we will always strive to ensure that guidance on career development and work opportunities remains at the forefront of planning and advancement in the industry.

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RAD - Lecturer in Dance Education (x2)

The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) wish to make two full-time appointments for Lecturers in Dance Education, to contribute to the continuing expansion and development of the Faculty of Education.

Salary range: £26,000 - £32,000 pa

Permanent / Full-time 34.5 hours per week

Start date: 14th August 2017

You will be responsible for the teaching, assessment and development of teacher education and training modules across all Faculty of Education programmes, including supervision of practical teaching placements.  You will also contribute to the development of content for the RAD’s Continuing Professional Development portfolio, as well as undertaking administrative duties associated with teaching and the day-to-day management and care of students.


You should be committed and enthusiastic with an excellent educational background including a postgraduate degree (or near completion of postgraduate degree) or equivalent. You will need comprehensive knowledge and experience of teaching and the ability to coordinate teaching and other related activities to meet deadlines and targets. Familiarity with blended and distance learning and teaching strategies and objectives and up to date knowledge and understanding of current educational issues relating to both theory and practice are also essential.

An offer of employment will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

This is a rewarding and challenging role within the Faculty of Education at the Royal Academy of Dance, which is a forward thinking, equal opportunities employer. Additional benefits to the salary include paid holiday, BUPA cash plan, teachers’ pension, season ticket loan, cycle to work and childcare voucher schemes.


To apply for this role please visit the  Application guidelines and forms page. CVs are only accepted in support of a completed application form. No agencies please.

Closing date: 8 May 2017 at 12.00 noon
Interviews: 16 and 17 May 2017