Head of Faculty Development - Cecchetti Classical Ballet, Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing

  • London
  • dance


ISTD aspires to be a world leader in dance education, setting the benchmark for best practice through our extensive syllabi and teacher training.  We are committed to becoming a dynamic, future-focused organisation that promotes the social, cultural, physical and educational benefits of dance for all. 

Following the appointment of the Society’s first Director of Dance, the ISTD is now recruiting a number of Heads of Faculty Development.  Reporting to the Director of Dance, these posts will be responsible for nurturing and supporting the Faculties to ensure the continued success of their genres; promoting the development of dance teaching and learning in the particular disciplines; and facilitating the development of progressive syllabi and examinations.

The following post is currently available: 

  • Head of Faculty Development (Cecchetti Classical Ballet) – 2 ½ days per week equivalent, with flexibility around how this time might be arranged. 

We are looking for candidates with a high level of practical knowledge of the Cecchetti method, coupled with excellent organisational skills and proven experience in motivating teams to deliver high quality results.

This is an exciting opportunity to play a pivotal role in the formation of the Dance Department and thereby contribute to the artistic development of the ISTD.  To find out more information please visit the job vacancy page at:



Please send CV's and cover letters to

Closing date 30th September 

Interview w/c 7th October 

These dates may be subject to change and applicants will be advised in advance should this happen. 

Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing is committed to achieve greater diversity and welcome applications regardless of sex, gender, race, age, sexuality, belief or disability.