Seeking Teaching Artists!

Hiring For:
In School Programs
After School Programs
Out Of School/ Weekend classes


We are looking for reliable talented teaching artists who are passionate about teaching in largely African-American environments in Pittsburgh PA. It is a Monday- Friday school hours and after school opportunity for floater or on-call dance teachers. Teaching inside different school environments with children of varying skill and desire to dance.


  • Arriving at least 30 minutes *before the class starts to prepare.

  • Supporting daily lesson plans which includes but is not limited to co-teaching, modeling the instructions, and actively participating in the activities of the day.

  • Attending all In-service and planning meetings

  • Assisting in overall planning of syllabus, and choreography.

  • Reporting weekly to PAS Educational director.

  • Attending all planning meetings as necessary

  • Keeping classes moving and maintaining focus on lesson.

  • Classroom management execution


-Must have reliable transportation
-Must have dance experience
-Must have Teaching experience

Hip hop, Contemporary, African, Musical Theatre styles of dance

Great pay that is comparable to experience. These positions will allow for awesome networking and professional development opportunities, including free dance company classes and other opportunities for continuing education.

Typical Working Hours

In School Program: 8-3:30pm
After School: 3:30-6:30pm
Out Of School/ Weekend classes: 9-12pm

Job Type: Part-time

PearlArts Studios is committed to seeking and sustaining a culturally and ethnically diverse environment and to the principles that promote inclusive practices. Individuals from populations underrepresented in the theatre field are strongly encouraged to apply.

Interested persons should submit a letter of interest, resume, and references to Subject line to read: YOUR NAME, Dance Teaching Artist).

Questions: Call: 412.307.7106