Shape the future of dance with us 

Founded in 2006, in the Silicon valley of India, Bangalore , we train, choreograph and stage ballet with hundreds of dancers and students. Our students have gone abroad to pursue further studies and careers in dance. Our mission is to bring classical ballet to the forefront in India, with an emphasis on the technique, artistry and skills necessary to execute this art form at the high standard at which internationally recognized ballet schools and companies all over the world perform today.

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Ballet Instructor, ISTD, RAD, Vaganova

The Lewis Foundation of Classical Ballet is India’s leading ballet school based in Bangalore. We are an established school affiliated to the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD), London. The school is equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure, including a full-sprung dance studio in the city center, with regular classes across the city.  Our team of dedicated , passionate, nurturing and experienced teachers supported by the administration team, work relentlessly to bring out the best in the students.

We are seeking technically skilled, experienced ,  inspiring ballet teachers to teach young students from the age of 4. This role is a unique opportunity to make a difference in the lives of young students and seeing them through the different stages of training to pursue a career in ballet.

Position Duration : Full time, on minimum one year contract

Salary : Competitive compared to global living standards and considering your knowledge, skill and experience.

Additional perks : Travel allowance, Bangalore settling assistance, generous number of holidays, access to wellness programs

Start Date : At the earliest. We are currently in a growth phase and are on the lookout for passionate ballet educators who are ready to inspire the young generation of ballet students in India.

Role Requirements :

  • ISTD/RAD certification or equivalent. Vaganova and other styles are welcome but the training will be following ISTD style and syllabus.
  • Passion for teaching ballet to young students and creative captivating shows
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to inspire students and collaborate with the vibrant team.
  • Specialist skills in designing training modules for long terms courses, program coordination and event management will be an added advantage

Why join us ?

  • Immerse yourself in a fulfilling role that goes beyond teaching – contribute to choreographies, shows, and the holistic development of young students.
  • Participate in enhancing training modules, learning systems, assessments, administration to expand your horizons
  • Dedicated administration team to support teachers in managing classes
  • Balanced teaching schedule with around 130 days of holidays every year
  • Globally competitive salary with perks and allowances
  • Additional Travel Allowance and access to wellness programs.
  • A chance to explore India’s rich traditions, arts, and heritage.

Application Process :

We invite all candidates to submit your CV, a cover letter detailing your passion and vision for ballet training and any relevant certifications or portfolio of past work.

Join us in shaping the future of ballet in India !

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Status: Multiple positions open.

Did you know that we are always looking out for talented, dedicated professionals to join our team ? If you don’t find a suitable position open above and are still interested in exploring ways to  join our team, email introducing yourself and we will call you back.