Employment Opportunity

Teaching Artist

North Carolina Arts in Action success is based on our instructors' success in the dance classroom. Our instructors are professional dancers (but other arts/education backgrounds will be considered, e.g. theater arts) with a high standard of excellence. We use dance to teach important life lessons that hard work, tenacity and joyful concentration can equal success. We require a positive outlook on life, high energy, and an uncompromising commitment to excellence. In addition, the instructors must have an unflinching control of the classroom and love of children. After an apprenticeship, our instructors will be trained at the National Dance Institute of New York City.

Core Responsibilities

  • Teach dance to school children in the North Carolina Arts in Action contracted schools using the National Dance Institute methodology
  • Participate in in-school program, after-school program, outreach opportunities and special events
  • Assist Artistic Director with choreography for programs and end-of-year performance
  • Individual needs to be available during the school year and school day
  • Reports to Artistic Director


  • Hourly rate (commensurate with experience)
  • Subcontracted employee/no benefits

Email resume and letter of interest to marlon@ncartsinaction.org.

Internship Opportunity

Development and Marketing internship

Timetable: October — April
Part Time: 5-10 hours

Candidate will have the opportunity to assist growing non-profit in a variety of administrative functions, including donor correspondence and database management, developing and implementing a communications plan, assisting with any event planning and execution. The right person for this internship will be self-motivated, self-directed and have strong written and verbal communication skills. Must be willing to work from home as well as at our partner schools. This is a great opportunity to make a significant contribution to the success of a new non-profit.

Email resume and letter of interest to lvncaia@gmail.com.

Our Mission
North Carolina Arts in Action helps children reach their full potential using performing arts as the catalyst to build focus, discipline, self-esteem, teamwork and leadership.

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