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English National Ballet is a bold company of ambitious dancers, choreographers, costumiers, musicians and designers. The dynamic new management partnership between Artistic Director, internationally renowned ballerina Tamara Rojo and Executive Director, Caroline Thomson heralds the start of an exciting and ambitious new phase in the incredible story of English National Ballet (ENB).

English National Ballet is committed to equal opportunities and encourages applications from all sectors of our society.

DANCE FOR PARKINSON'S - ASSOCIATE MUSICIAN

English National Ballet and National Dance Company Wales, two of the UK’s leading dance organisations, share a vision towards the power of dance to inspire and enrich the lives of people with Parkinson’s.

We are looking to recruit a Freelance Associate Musician to accompany and co-lead our Dance for Parkinson’s classes in Cardiff utilising a range of musical techniques and drawing on music from the English National Ballet and NDCWales repertoires. You will have improvisatory skills and good score-reading skills, and be comfortable adapting and arranging music to suit the class. You will co-lead sections of the class, developing vocal and rhythmic ideas and have an interest in, and ideally experience of, working in dance for different groups, including adults, older people, people with dementia, Parkinson’s and disabilities. 

Applicants must be prepared to work in Cardiff.

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Application Process
Please apply with a cover letter or email stating your interest in the role and how your skills and experience meet the requirements. Please also attach a current CV and the details of two referees. Applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check and to obtain their own public liability insurance.

Please send your application to bronwen@ndcwales.co.uk

Closing date for application: Wednesday 18 February 2015, 17.00

Recruitment Process
Shortlisted applicants will need to be available to participate in a practical workshop at National Dance Company Wales, The Dance House on Saturday 28 February, 12.30 – 18.30 and an interview at an allocated time on Sunday 1 March at the same venue. English National Ballet and National Dance Company Wales are committed to equal opportunities and encourage applications from all sectors of our society.

DANCE FOR PARKINSON'S - ASSOCIATE DANCE ARTIST

English National Ballet and National Dance Company Wales, two of the UK’s leading dance organisations, share a vision towards the power of dance to inspire and enrich the lives of people with Parkinson’s.

We are looking to recruit a highly experienced, passionate and committed Associate Dance Artist to join our team and to co-lead our Dance for Parkinson’s classes in Cardiff. Artists will draw on the themes, dance material, concepts and music from English National Ballet’s classical and contemporary repertoire.

You will have significant professional dance teaching experience including delivering dance for different groups such as adults, older people, people with Dementia, Parkinson’s and disabilities. You will be confident in your standard of ballet and contemporary technique, demonstrating a high level of competency, and be able to select appropriate dance material from the repertoire to develop and plan the class content in collaboration with a musician.

Applicants must be prepared to work in Cardiff.

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Application Process
Please apply with a cover letter or email stating your interest in the role and how your skills and experience meet the requirements. Please also attach a current CV and the details of two referees. Applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check and to obtain their own public liability insurance.

Please send your application to bronwen@ndcwales.co.uk

Closing date for application: Wednesday 18 February 2015, 17.00

Recruitment Process
Shortlisted applicants will need to be available to participate in a practical workshop at National Dance Company Wales, The Dance House on Saturday 28 February, 12.30 – 18.30 and an interview at an allocated time on Sunday 1 March at the same venue. English National Ballet and National Dance Company Wales are committed to equal opportunities and encourage applications from all sectors of our society.

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