Category: Work, work, work

Jobs, voluntary posts and opportunities

Join Team DHQ

Thanks to the SCVO‘s Creative Internships scheme we are delighted to announce that we are recruiting for a Trainee Dance Worker. Job Description: – To prepare & deliver warm up/cool down sections in various classes – To choreograph, teach & rehearse a dance piece for the annual summer performance with a selected group – To […]

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Inclusive Dance Workshop with Louise Katerega

This is a fantastic opportunity to train with one of the UK’s most inspirational inclusive dance specialists.  I danced alongside Louise at a professional dancer’s course at The Place in London several years ago and still find myself hearing her words of wisdom when I work with groups of different abilities. This is one not […]

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What an Honour!

I’m typing this blog today as a very proud dance teacher.  Students from Blaze Dance Academy and the Adult Graded Classes at Dance HQ sat a range of BATD dance exams at the weekend and the results are astounding. Not only have they retained a 100% success rate but 90% of the Blaze Dance Academy […]

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The Associate Series: Week 1

We know many of you are curious about dance training and what it entails, our adult graded classes are testament to that, so we have decided to write a weekly account of what happens when one dance teacher stands on the other side of the room and becomes a student again.  Susan has just started […]

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Become an Associate

We will be offering the Associate BATD ballet course this winter as part of our aim to improve the level of dance training and teaching across Scotland.  The course will run on Sunday afternoons 2pm-4pm starting 25th November. To sit an Associate exam with the BATD you must have completed the amateur grades or the […]

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We Love LEPRA!

Dance HQ is involved in fundraising with the charity LEPRA. Each year hundreds of schools across the UK take part in fundraising workouts for LEPRA, a health charity fighting disease, poverty and prejudice. Last year 790 schools raised more than £658,000 for LEPRA to fund its work with impoverished people living on the margins of […]

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Ultimate Dance Challenge: The Secret Mission

Dance HQ needs you! We’re planning something BIG to end the Ultimate Dance Challenge in style and we need you to get involved.  We’re looking for as many people as possible to come along and join our secret mission. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to join and recruit others for our […]

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Introducing… Lynsey Brown

Following the imminent departure of the lovely Shona as she heads off to London town to chase her dreams (more on that coming soon) we are delighted to welcome not one, but two fantastic new dance tutors to the team. First to be introduced is Lynsey Brown.  Lynsey has a wealth of experience performing and […]

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Peace & Jam: The Relaunch

Peace & Jam has been basking in the sunshine this summer but it’s back now and it’s looking for even more dancers to come and join the fun. Peace & Jam is a weekly open house session for dance professionals and students to chill out, meet others & try out new material. Every Friday afternoon […]

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Scottish Rockettes Tryouts

If you have a passion for dance, the community, and sports then this is the perfect part-time job for you! The Rockettes Dancers are hottest dance team in the UK and hold annual auditions each year for these sought-after positions. NOW FORGET THE REST, JOIN THE BEST! Tryouts for the 2012-2013 Season Rockettes Pro-Dance Team […]

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