Senior Lecturer and BA Lecturer


Dance City
Due August 31, 2021

Senior Lecturer (full time for 12 months) (x2)

Salary: £29,000 – £33,000 (per annum)

Reports to: BA/MA Programme Leader

Responsible for: Module Leaders, as directed by the BA/MA Programme Leader

Role Purpose: To deliver high quality dance education activity, meeting the objectives of Dance City’s higher education programmes, particularly the BA (Hons) Professional Dance and, as required, the MA Advance Dance Performance, delivered in partnership with Sunderland University.


BA Lecturer (part time for 12 months

Salary: £29,000 – £28,000 (per annum, pro rata)

Reports to: BA/MA Programme Leader

Responsible for: Module Leaders, as directed by the BA/MA Programme Leader

Role Purpose: To deliver high quality dance education activity, meeting the objectives of Dance City’s higher education programmes, particularly the BA (Hons) Professional Dance and, as required, the MA Advance Dance Performance, delivered in partnership with Sunderland University.

About the roles of Senior Lecturer and BA Lecturer

Dance City is seeking two Senior Lecturers (1.0 FTE each) and one Lecturer (0.5 FTE) to join the organisation to deliver primarily on its BA (Hons) Professional Dance, run in partnership with the University of Sunderland. The successful candidate will be an inspiring and organised higher education professional with active links to the professional dance sector, and will work with the small, dedicated team to support students to achieve their goals within the atmosphere of a working arts organisation. Across the posts available, we will appoint candidates who have experience teaching to Level 6 in the following areas: contemporary dance technique(s), ballet, dance techniques outside the Western concert dance lineage, dance performance, choreography, dance/arts administration and management, dance teaching and leading (curricular and extra-curricular/community dance), and/or dance history, analysis and research/scholarship. The strongest candidates are likely to teach across studio and classroom modalities.

For full details, please download the BA Lecturer Application Pack, Equality Monitoring Form and Application form below.

BA Lecturer Application Pack

Equality Monitoring Form 2021

Dance City Application Form 2021

How to Apply