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The Louisville Ballet was founded in 1952 and celebrated 62 seasons of dance in the 2013-2014 season. The organization is comprised of a professional company of 24 dancers and 13 trainees, the Louisville Ballet School and broad-based education/outreach programs. The Company presents four main stage productions, including The Brown-Forman Nutcracker, and two in-studio productions each season to more than 40,000 patrons. The Louisville Ballet School enrolls over 600 students, while the Education and Outreach programs serve more than 17,000 students annually. The Louisville Ballet is an equal opportunity employer.


School Administrative Assistant / Intern – St. Matthews Studios

  • Hours: 3:30-8:30 pm Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-2 pm Saturdays.
  • Open and close studios at designated studio hours.
  • Assist current and prospective students and their families by answering questions, assisting with registration, accepting payments, and maintaining attendance records
  • Monitor email and telephone communications to the studio
  • Assist and communicate with faculty to ensure the classes are running efficiently
  • Report important information and current events at the studio to school staff
  • Monitor condition of common areas and take action as needed to ensure facility cleanliness
  • Maintain an organized, pleasant, and helpful atmosphere at the front desk for all visitors

Customer service experience and basic computer skills required.  Knowledge of dance is preferred, but training is available.  Background check required.  Hourly wage commensurate with experience.  Paid Internship option available.  Applicants must enjoy working with children and families, have a strong work ethic, a pleasant attitude, and a sense of humor.

Applicants should submit resume, cover letter, and references to  Sara Wheeldon, Office Administrator, with the subject line  “School Administrative Assistant/Intern – St. Matthews Studios.”  

Deadline: Friday, July 18


Part-time Dance Instructor - Primary/ Elementary Division 

The Louisville Ballet School is a premiere center for training and educating dancers of all ages. The School’s curriculum fosters enjoyment of the arts, supports both the serious student who aspires to achieve professional goals and students who elect to dance for enjoyment, recreation, and exercise.  Every faculty member serves as a mentor helping dancers further develop their skills and appreciation of dance.

Primary and Elementary Division instructors help students develop coordination, musicality, and kinetic awareness, and provide a positive educational atmosphere to instill a love for dance and the arts.  Classes may include Creative Movement, Pre-Ballet and Beginning Ballet (ages 3-8) and Elementary I – IV / Youth Open Division classes (ages 8-16, various dance styles).  Fall and Spring classes are held in the late afternoons, early evenings, and on Saturdays at our St. Matthews Studios.  Summer classes are held Monday through Friday at various times during the day.

Extensive dance training is required, preferably at a college or professional level.  Previous experience teaching movement to children is preferred, but training is available.  Background check required.  Hourly wage commensurate with experience.  Applicants must enjoy working with children and have a strong work ethic, a pleasant attitude, and a sense of humor.

Applicants should submit resume, cover letter, and references to Sara Wheeldon, Office Administrator, with the subject line “Part-Time Dance Instructor.”  

Deadline: Friday, July 18

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