Resume Templates: Dance Teacher


Jane Dough
1234 Null Street, New York City, NY 11111 Cell: (111) 111.1111 Email:

Dedicated, passionate educator with broad scope experience encompassing curriculum development, program management, and classroom instruction. Committed to facilitating optimal student growth in all areas including personal, social, and academic. Background in building student body awareness, self-esteem, and sense of community through the art of dance. Strong organizational skills demonstrated through experience in event planning. Currently pursuing alternative teaching certificate with strong interest in future elementary and secondary school teaching opportunities.


Classroom Management Student Mentoring Curriculum Development Program Assistance New Policy Implementation

Elementary/Secondary School Relationship Building Behavioral Development Arts Education Advocate MS Office Suite Proficient

Certified (4-8 Generalist & 8-12 Dance) Texas Educator, iTeachTEXAS: (Scheduled to earn credential in April/ May 2015 upon completion of student teaching spring semester 2015) Certified in the Pierre Dulaine method of teaching dance

Spearheaded new teacher training as part of Dancing Classrooms LA, a social and emotional development program featuring the Dulaine method of dance instruction. Oversaw and taught 2,000 students in 17 schools over 3 years with Dancing Classrooms LA including supervising classrooms, building relationships with school personnel, and providing program development assistance. Implemented a 10-week curriculum set by Dancing Classrooms, making adjustments as necessary to customize instruction and optimize the program’s overall educational impact. Played a major role in organizing and coordinating approximately 40 different shows for 5th grade students. Exhibited exceptional planning abilities in creating 4-hour event itineraries for weddings, birthday parties, and bar and bat mitzvahs while at Ray Entertainment.

Volunteered at IHP Daycare weekly for two years, supervising up to 20 children ages 2-6. Acted as a Dancing Classrooms Los Angeles representative at multiple venues and events for three years. Reading to Kids volunteer at the Union Rescue homeless shelter. Served as a dance instructor for students of all ages, from elementary school students to seniors at the University of Central Oklahoma. Provided guidance and care for youth in a summer camp for children with special needs.