Acro Dance Teacher

Location: North Little Rock, AR
Position: Part Time

Acro Dance Teacher

arkansas circus arts

About Us: Arkansas Circus Arts is a dynamic and creative circus arts studio dedicated to fostering the love of movement and artistic expression through acrobatics, aerial arts, and dance. We offer a wide range of classes and workshops that challenge and inspire students of all ages and skill levels. Join our passionate team and share your expertise in acro dance with our enthusiastic community.

Job Overview: Are you a passionate acro dance enthusiast with the ability to inspire and teach others? As an Acro Dance Teacher at Arkansas Circus Arts, you’ll play a pivotal role in helping students develop their strength, flexibility, balance, and artistic expression through acrobatic dance routines. You’ll have the opportunity to share your expertise and creativity, creating a positive and empowering learning environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Acro Dance Instruction: Plan and deliver engaging acro dance lessons that cater to various age groups and skill levels.
  • Skill Development: Teach acro dance techniques, choreography, and routines that challenge and encourage student growth.
  • Safety First: Ensure the safety of all students by implementing proper warm-ups, cool-downs, and spotting techniques.
  • Progress Assessment: Monitor student progress and provide constructive feedback to help them achieve their dance goals.
  • Inspiration: Inspire and motivate students to express themselves artistically through acro dance.
  • Class Management: Manage class schedules, attendance records, and communicate with students and parents as needed.
  • Collaboration: Collaborate with other instructors and studio staff to create a cohesive and enriching learning environment.
  • Performance Preparation: Prepare students for studio performances and recitals, guiding them to showcase their talents with confidence.
  • Continued Learning: Stay updated on the latest trends and developments in acro dance to enhance your teaching methods.


  • Dance Expertise: Strong background and experience in acro dance with proficiency in various acrobatic techniques and dance styles.
  • Teaching Experience: Previous teaching experience in acro dance or related disciplines is preferred.
  • Passion: A genuine passion for acro dance and the ability to share that enthusiasm with students.
  • Safety Conscious: Knowledge of safety procedures and the ability to prioritize the well-being of students.
  • Excellent Communication: Effective communication skills to interact with students, parents, and fellow staff members.
  • Creativity: Ability to create choreography and routines that inspire and challenge students.
  • Certifications: Relevant certifications or qualifications in acro dance or related fields are a plus.


  • Competitive compensation based on experience and qualifications.
  • Opportunities for professional development and training.
  • Access to a creative and supportive circus arts community.
  • The chance to inspire and empower students through the art of acro dance.

How to Apply: If you’re ready to share your passion for acro dance and help our students soar to new heights, we’d love to hear from you! Please send your resume, a cover letter detailing your teaching experience and dance philosophy, and any relevant certifications to

At Arkansas Circus Arts, we celebrate diversity and welcome applicants from all backgrounds and experiences to join our circus family.