Career Opportunities

Careers Opportunities with Centre Stage
[Updated August 2020, to start Immediately]

Centre Stage is an exciting and busy School of the Arts in Singapore. We offer Drama, Musical Theatre, Singing, Dance, Acting and Creative Programmes to children of all ages.

We are always on the look out for enthusiastic and dedicated teachers and teaching assistants who are passionate about the Creative & Performing Arts and are about bringing out the best in every child. Those looking to be part of a team whose collective aim is to build confidence and assist in the overall development of all children through their life from Babies to Adults. We look for those that are inspirational, imaginative and know their craft. Individuals who are hardworking and reliable, who possess stamina and energy and the ability to multi task whilst working as a team in our busy centre. If you think that you have these qualities, experience and qualifications please contact Alison at please title the email as “Recruitment + Your Name”

At the moment we have several varied positions that we are looking to fill: 

Full Time Teachers Required Start August 2020 at Centre Stage School of the Arts 

Dance & Musical Theatre Teacher – Workshop/Party/Events Leader

Dance Styles – Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Contemporary, MT, Hip Hop/Street, Commercial, Lyrical Jazz


Full time Dance & Musical Theatre Teacher  Workshop/Party/Events Leader (extra Curricular)

Dance Styles – Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Contemporary, MT, Hip Hop/Street, Commercial, Lyrical Jazz

About the Company

Centre Stage School of the Arts was founded in 1999 by Peter Hodgson and Alison Tompkins to create an environment in which children can use drama to explore both the imaginative and the concrete world. Since then, the school has developed into a full performing arts centre and now offers creative programmes for babies and toddlers, drama, performance acting, musical theatre, dance, music and art and craft for children of all ages and adults too!

Full Time – 1 – 2 year renewable contract


  • Ability – must be able to teach using a broad range of dance styles and use of methodologies –  all styles listed here (Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Contemporary, MT, Hip Hop/Street, Commercial, Lyrical Jazz ) from beginner to advanced level.
  • Ability to Lead students through (ATOD) Australian Teachers of Dance Syllabus.
  • Ability to Develop dance curriculums and prepare lesson plans.
  • Ability to Teach Musical Theatre Creative – Creative Drama/Acting/Singing/Dance
  • Ability to Communicate with a diverse group of teachers and students.
  • Ability to Engage, encourage, and motivate students to reach their goals.
  • Ability to work within a team
  • Ability to Evaluate and asses student performance and make recommendations for improvement.
  • Ability to Choreograph and mount a yearly Dance performance/show. – All aspects – From Conception to Performance – Costume/Lights/sound etc
  • Ability to Conduct group and private lessons as required.
  • Ability to Provide a fun and creative environment.
  • Ability to Keep current and up to date with changing methodologies, personal development and training in arts disciplines and implement any changes to classes, facilitating, delivery and curriculum as needed.
  • Additional skills Desirable: Experience and knowledge of GCSE & ATOD dance syllabus.


  • Teaching Certificate with RAD /ATOD /CISTD /ISTD or a Bachelor Degree in Dance or Musical Theatre
  • Teaching Experience 4 years +
  • Previous teaching experience with children ranging from 3 years old upwards required.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent communication skills with Children
  • Energetic, driven, creative, and dependable.
  • Demonstrate patience and leadership skills
  • Supply 2  + References/Referees
  • Supply Police Check
  • Supply any Safeguarding and First Aid certificates
  • Someone who loves working with Children
  • Immediate start

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