Employment

Employment Opportunities

Pacific Northwest Ballet is currently accepting applications for the following positions. For further information or to apply for one of these positions, interested candidates should send a cover letter complete with salary history and a current resume to Human Resources, Pacific Northwest Ballet, 301 Mercer St., Seattle, WA 98109 (unless noted otherwise in position description). You may also send your cover letter and resume via e-mail to . NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Equal Opportunity Employer.

School Supervisor

Pacific Northwest Ballet School is seeking a School Supervisor to manage school staff in two locations (Seattle & Bellevue) and manage events and performances. Ideal candidate will have 2-4 yrs exp in school administration, operations or office management; exp managing 9+ employees, ability to prioritize and manage several projects simultaneously in a fast paced environment and proficiency in MSOffice, including Access. Knowledge of basic accounting principles and knowledge of ballet a strong plus. Click here for a full job description.

Administrative Assistant

Pacific Northwest Ballet School has an opening for an Administrative Assistant to divide time between our Seattle & Bellevue locations. Hours will include evenings and Saturdays. Successful candidates will be team-oriented, self-motivated with a proven ability to simultaneously manage multiple tasks/projects. The position is highly customer service oriented and a desire to work with the public and with children is critical. Must be Proficient in MS Office. Email your cover letter, resume and salary expectations to

Teaching Artist Apprentice

PNB teaching artist apprentices are responsible for supporting Education faculty during in-school residency programs (DISCOVER DANCE, Dance To Learn, and EYES ON DANCE). This includes co-teaching, meeting with Education staff, and assisting with written curriculum. The position is a learning opportunity, designed to provide professional development to someone new to the field. Click here for a full job description.

Francia Russell Center Summer Dance Workshop Assistant Craft Teacher

The Assistant Craft Teacher will work with the Lead Story/Craft Teacher and other Summer Dance Workshop teachers/faculty to provide students with a quality, fun, and safe learning environment. As directed by the Lead Teacher, the Assistant Craft Teacher will work with and help to supervise students during the check in, check out, story, craft and snack time portions of each of the week-long summer workshops at PNB School’s Francia Russell Center. Click here for a full job description.

Director of Development

The Director of Development designs and over sees fundraising programs and campaigns, within a 12 member Development Department to ensure the acquisition and retention of all contributed revenues for Pacific Northwest Ballet Association and the Pacific Northwest Ballet School.  Cultivates and solicits major gifts ($10,000 and above) from individuals, corporations and foundations, with an annual funding goal of $6M - $7M in support of the ballet’s overall $23M operating budget.  In addition, the Director of Development will also be responsible for the management, coordination and implementation of PNB’s imminent capital and endowment campaign. Click here for a full job description.

Part-time Creative Movement Teacher

Pacific Northwest Ballet School seeks an experienced Part-time Creative Movement Teacher for our Seattle and Bellevue location. Candidates must be motivated team-players, have experience working with children between the ages of 2 and 7 and have a strong background in Ballet. Email your cover letter and resume to

Certified Pilates Instructors

Pacific Northwest Ballet seeks Certified Pilates Instructors for its Eastside location. Immediate position available: Must be able to work late afternoons, early evenings, and some Saturdays. Dance experience is welcome but not necessary. Qualified and interested candidates should e-mail your resume to or fax to 206-441-2430, attention: Conditioning.

Volunteer and Get Involved

For information on volunteering for Pacific Northwest Ballet, visit our Get Involved page.

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