Dance Teacher

Writing a great dance teacher resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

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If you're looking for inspiration when it comes to drafting your own dance teacher resume, look no further than the samples below. These resumes will help you highlight your experience and qualifications in the most effective way possible, giving you the best chance of landing the dance teacher job you're after.

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Murriel Sleasman | (205) 272-0557 | 1234 Maple St,


I have over three years of experience as a dance teacher. I have taught students of all ages and abilities, from beginner to advanced levels. My classes are creative and fun, while also providing a challenging workout. I am passionate about helping my students reach their full potential as dancers, and take pride in watching them grow and improve over time.


Lead Dance Teacher at Danceworks, MNJun 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of dance teachers in creating and implementing new curriculum for the school district.
  • Taught over 500 students in various styles of dance.
  • Choreographed award-winning routines that have placed first in competitions.
  • Trained dancers who have gone on to professional careers in ballet, modern, and jazz dancing.
  • Led fundraising efforts that raised over $20,000 for the dance program.
  • Worked with special needs students and created adaptive dances.

Dance Teacher at Center for Ballet and the Arts, MNSep 2019 - May 2022

  • Taught 100 students in weekly classes.
  • Choreographed and mounted 3 successful dance productions.
  • Wrote curriculum for new dance program.
  • Negotiated and secured funding for new dance studio.
  • Hired and trained 5 teaching assistants.
  • Led professional development workshops for fellow teachers.


High School Diploma at Roseville Area High School, Roseville, MNAug 2015 - May 2019

I've learned how to study for and write exams, how to do research, and how to think critically.


  • Patience
  • Creativity
  • Imagination
  • Passion for Dance
  • Love for Music
  • Ability to Teach Others
  • Good Communication Skills

Camila Schwarztrauber | (496) 441-2923 | Fairbanks, AK


I am a highly experienced dance teacher with over three years of experience teaching various forms of dance to students of all ages. I have a deep passion for dance and an innate ability to connect with my students, which has allowed me to effectively teach them the techniques and movements required to excel in their chosen form of dance. My vast knowledge base, combined with my patience and dedication, has resulted in numerous successes for my students both inside and outside the studio.


Lead Dance Teacher at Dance Expressions, IDJun 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of dance teachers in creating and implementing new curriculum for the school district.
  • Successfully increased student enrollment by 20% over 3 years.
  • Grew the competitive dance program from 1 team to 5 teams.
  • Choreographed award-winning routines that have placed at state and national competitions.
  • Selected as Teacher of the Year for 2017-2018 school year.
  • Named Director of Dance for 2018-2019.

Dance Teacher at Dance Connection, IDSep 2019 - Apr 2022

  • Taught an average of 30 students per week.
  • Choreographed and taught routines for 3 dance recitals with over 100 dancers total.
  • Taught private lessons to 10 students preparing for competitions.
  • Led a summer dance camp with 20 kids ages 6-12.
  • Started a scholarship fund to help pay for competition fees and costumes for low income families.


High School Diploma at Pitzer College, CAAug 2014 - May 2019

I have learned to be organized, to manage my time, and to study efficiently.


  • Patience
  • Creativity
  • Imagination
  • Energy
  • Enthusiasm
  • Passion for dance
  • Love of music