Seeking Dance/Movement Therapist - Dance Instructor
at Lava Heights Academy of the Arts
Lava Heights Academy is an adolescent residential treatment center and fine arts academy located in the St. George, Utah area with student clients from across the United States. We seek to fully merge therapy, education, and artistic training into one dynamic program. We are currently looking to fill the position of Dance/Movement Therapist - Dance Instructor with a credentialed dance/movement therapist. A current therapy license from the State of Utah is not required but can be pursued. Applicants must hold a related masters degree. Responsibilities include:
Relocation assistance will be available. Salary is dependent on education and experience.
Lava Heights Vision Statement
Lava Heights Academy sees the artistic process as one that is essentially therapeutic, developing, and improving when guided appropriately. We see expressive and/or creative arts therapies, arts in education, and artistic training as an integrated and complimentary path to discovering and strengthening personal, family, and community identity and relationships. Lava Heights is a facility where an adolescent residential treatment center, a fine arts academy, and an accredited secondary education program are merged into one dynamic program.
If interested, please send a cover letter and resume to:
Brant Wadsworth, M.A., RDT
Program Director of Lava Heights Academy
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Lesley University - Assistant/Associate Professor, Dance/Movement Therapy
Thank you for considering Lesley University in your search.
Lesley University-Graduate School of Arts and Social Science
Oct 22, '13
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About Lesley University:
Lesley University is committed to active learning, scholarly research, critical inquiry, and diverse forms of artistic practice through close mentoring relationships among students, faculty, and practitioners in the field. Lesley prepares graduates with the knowledge, skill, understanding, and ethical judgment to be catalysts who shape a more just, humane, and sustainable world.
We offer a competitive benefits package that includes health, dental, life, and long-term-disability insurance. In addition, we offer generous amounts of vacation and holiday time, as well as a tuition remission policy that enables employees to expand their knowledge and skills.
The Expressive Therapies Division of Lesley University in Cambridge, Massachusetts invites applicants for a full-time position in the dance/movement therapy specialization of the master’s degree programs. This position is a 12-month assignment beginning in July 2014. Reporting to the Division Director, the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor will teach courses and advise students, sustain an academic program of study, and participate in institutional service.
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Applications will be reviewed as they are received, applicant screening will begin immediately, and the search will continue until the position is filled
Please include a cover letter, CV/ resume, and contact information for three references.
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