Dance Teacher

Discipline: Leisure and Fitness
Job type: Flexible
Salary: ££21.10 per hour
Contact name: Ali Steele

Job ref: 178665

Dance Teachers Required

Based: Royal Borough of Greenwich

GLL is looking for Dance Teachers to join their team in the Royal Borough of Greenwich to deliver high-quality performing arts programmes to the community. We are looking for ISTD Ballet Teachers as well as Street Dance, Commercial Teachers and Musical Theatre Teachers.


As a ISTD Teacher, you’ll be delivering our structured parent and toddler Ballet Babes programme which focusses on the progression and development of pupils between the ages of 18 months to 3 years old and the ISTD Syllabus. You’ll have an ISTD DDE qualification, with experience of working with young children and entering pupils into exams is a must. 

Street Dance teachers will be delivering street dance classes and be able to cover classes where required and have completed a degree in Urban Dance. 

As a Musical Theatre teacher you will have a strong background in musical theatre and able to play the piano.

You’ll be able to convey your passion for dance to your pupils as well as being able to communicate well with both children and parents. Enthusiasm and reliability will stand you in good stead as will being highly-motivated and relishing a challenge.


Closing date: 23/02/2024

As a charitable social enterprise owned by its staff GLL has a great range of benefits for its employees:

  • A Values driven organisation
  • Learning & development to support career development
  • Good Pension schemes
  • Discounted gym membership for you and your partner.
  • Industry leading rates of pay
  • Opportunity to join the GLL Society and have a say in how we are run plus associated social events
  • Exclusive discounts on our villas in Portugal
  • Exclusive discounts on our Ski chalets in Bulgaria
  • Health assurance
  • Career pathways, professional development are just the start. To ensure you stay at the top of your game, we provide training with practical and theory elements too.
  • Discounts across thousands of retailers (GLL Extras)
  • 25% off Red Letter Days
  • 25% off Buy A Gift
  • 20% off GLL spa experience treatments and associated products.
  • Ride to work scheme
  • Free eye tests and discounted glasses


About GLL:

As the UK’s largest leisure operator and charitable social enterprise, we offer a range of careers for everyone in our local communities. We manage over 400 facilities across England, Wales and Northern Ireland, including public sport and leisure centres, elite sporting venues, libraries and children’s centres.

Our people are from the communities we serve and help us make real changes in their local area.

One of our core values is ‘More than a Job’, because working with us opens up a wide range of possibilities and opportunities for you, starting with how you work with us. To make sure we’re having a positive impact on our people, we also offer some flexible and part-time working options so you can make sure your new job works for you. Subject to vacancies, whether you are after a contractual commitment and a regular work schedule or the freedom of flexible hours, you may be able to choose an arrangement that works best for you and play your part in improving the health and wellbeing of your community.

We offer two different types of work arrangements:

  • A permanent employment contract - part time and full time
  • A flexible worker engagement by joining our flexible worker pool


If you are looking for a regular number of hours that you can work, and are flexible to meet the needs of a 7 day a week service, then a full-time or part-time permanent contract might be the right choice for you.

So whether your ambitions lie in sport and leisure, events & catering, health & beauty, corporate support or working with children, you’ll be able to find your ideal new job at GLL.

Passionate about seeing our communities thrive, we invest back into our facilities, projects and people and are Investors in People Silver Award employer.

However you choose to work with us, you can be sure that you will be a valued member of our team, working with great colleagues, and making a real difference to people’s lives.

We are an inclusive employer. We seek and welcome diversity in our teams.

All pay rates are subject to skills, experience, qualifications and location.