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The Joffrey Ballet is an equal opportunity employer, providing opportunities to candidates and employees without regard to race, religion, creed, age, sex, height, weight, marital status, disability unrelated to an individual’s ability to perform adequately, national origin citizenship, ancestry, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Full-Time Positions

Assistant Director of Grants and Partnerships

The Joffrey Ballet is looking for an Assistant Director of Grants and Partnerships to join our development team. The Assistant Director of Grants and Partnerships is responsible for raising funds with a focus on corporate, foundation, and government funders and prospects. The Assistant Director of Grants and Partnerships manages the process from draft to submission for proposals, grants, reports and stewardship, while meeting all deadlines. The Assistant Director of Grants and Partnerships manages a portfolio of approximately 75 organizations and works closely with the development team, senior leadership, Board Directors, and executives to effectively communicate, build relationships, and solicit support for the Joffrey.

TO APPLY: please visit our Career Center to submit your application materials. 

Company Pianist

The Joffrey Ballet seeks a full-time Company Pianist at the highest level.  Duties include playing daily classes that thoroughly engage and inspire a professional company; preparing and rehearsing diverse repertoire in collaboration with dancers, choreographers, rehearsal directors and conductors; performing in the orchestra pit when needed; and other duties as assigned.  Emphasis is placed on piano technique, a flexible, collaborative spirit, tempo memory, an adequate understanding of ballet technique, and the ability to perform with a world-class orchestra.

TO APPLY: please click HERE to submit your application materials. 

Part-Time Positions

There are no part-time positions available at this time. Check back frequently for updates. 

Contracted Positions

Academy Summer Chaperones

The Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of the Joffrey Ballet Joffrey, is looking for Academy Summer Chaperones to assist with all aspects of student life for the Joffrey Academy Summer Intensive Programs from June 18–July 23 and July 25–August 13.

Chaperones are primarily responsible for supervising young dance students ages 9–21+ who are participating in Joffrey Academy summer intensive programs and living in the housing facilities throughout the duration of the program. Chaperones work closely with the Head Chaperone, the Abbott Academy Director, and the Joffrey Academy administrative staff.

TO APPLY: Visit our Career Center to submit your application materials by April 5, 2021

Company Positions and Auditions

We receive and review audition material throughout the year.  If you wish to be considered for a possible position with the Joffrey Ballet Artistic Team, please complete this form and include your CV, photographs and headshot, and artistic reel.  The Joffrey no longer accepts auditions submitted by postal service or courier delivery.

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