Work with us – Head of Education

Would you like to be part of the YDance team? We are currently recruiting for a Head of Education.

YDance (Scottish Youth Dance) is the national dance organisation for children and young people in Scotland, aiming to offer every child and young person in Scotland the opportunity to realise their potential as individuals through dance. YDance works through key partnerships in education, culture, health and sport to provide high-quality dance experiences across three main areas of work – Access and Participation, Education and Talent Development.

The Head of Education will be principally responsible for the Education area of the company’s work, including strategic planning, management, and delivery of YDance education projects and events.

YDance Education programmes seek to promote the delivery of dance within the formal education sector and influence the future development of dance within the Curriculum for Excellence. YDance directly delivers dance in schools and provides training and resources to enable and inspire children, young people and teachers to increase their skill base and provide more dance in schools.

Anyone interested in applying should email for a full job description.

Deadline for applications is Friday 20th April, 2018.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 2nd May, 2018.

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  • Scottish Youth Dance
  • The Briggait
  • 141 Bridgegate
  • Glasgow G1 5HZ

  • Telephone: 0141 552 7712
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