Employment Opportunities

Ovation Studios is now Accepting Applications for Dance and Tumbling Instructors.

Ovation Studios is seeking dance and tumbling teachers who love children and want to share their passion with them. Ovation Studios, located in Carthage, Missouri, offers a supportive and rewarding work environment including opportunities for personal development and certification. We offer competitive pay, PTO and wellness benefits to qualifying employees. Our positive classrooms are staffed by amazing teachers who go beyond teaching technique to developing important life skills in students.

We are seeking standout instructors with positive classroom demeanor, excellent presentation and professionalism, and knowledge and background in dance or tumbling. We hire employees who have a stand out work ethic and a
desire to grow within our team. We love versatile teachers who are skilled and willing to teach multiple styles and enjoy teaching a variety of levels and ages. Dependability, professionalism, creativity, and punctuality are a must!

Part-time employment options available with flexibility to create work hours within operating hours.
Full-time opportunities available for qualified applicants. Positions available include, but are not limited to evening hours Monday-Thursday. 

MILEAGE: Mileage reimbursement available for commuting more than 30 and less than 80 miles.
RELOCATION: Relocation bonus starting at $500 for relocating over 50 miles or more.
SIGNING BOUNUS: Signing bonuses starting at $250 based on the position and length of contract. 


Ballet Coordinator
Extensive ballet training and teaching experience required. Professional certification, degree or equivalate preferred. Ability to teach intermediate and advanced level ballet, including pointe classes. Willingness to teach lower levels of developing ballet students as needed. Oversees ballet training and curriculum within the studio. Position may include staff training, classroom support, and evaluations. Includes classroom and administrative work.

Early Childhood Dance Instructor
Love and excitement for teaching young children. Must have high energy and ability to connect with young students and their parents. Can create magical classroom experiences and foster a love for dance through creative movement and beginning dance skills. Dance experience may vary for this position. Great classroom management, ability to multitask, and positive energy are a must!

Tumbling/Gymnastics/Acro Instructor
Training in the area of power tumbling, gymnastics, or acrobatics. Teaching experience and/or training is favorable, but not both required. Knowledge of proper safety skills and spotting required. Ability and willingness to coach all ages and levels of student. Group classes, private coaching and drop-in class opportunities.  

Dance Instructor
Experience in one or more of the following; ballet, tap, jazz, and/or hip hop. Varied experience welcomed, seeking confidence to adequately teach within in the style. Positive role-models with a friendly and welcoming demeanor. Ability to maintain excellent classroom management, curriculum, teach age appropriate skills, and choreograph dances with in the style. Seeking instructors looking for varied schedules of 4-16 hours follow teaching weekly.

To apply for one or more of the positions listed,
please submit a cover letter or introduction video and resume
to melanie@ovation-studios.com