aerial/acrobatic instructor

West Coast Flying Trapeze is looking for instructors for our aerial and acrobatics program. 

We are looking for instructors that have experience teaching kids (ages 6+) and adults on the following apparatuses:

Silks
Hammock
Trapeze
Hoop/lyra
Tumbling
Acrobatics
Partner acrobatics
Chinese pole

A syllabus is provided.

We are seeking individuals with the following experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years aerial or acrobatic training experience
  • Supervising and working with children & adults
  • Leading and directing group activities
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Working collaboratively with staff and parents
  • Adapting and responding to changes using a positive and proactive approach
  • Program planning and implementing age appropriate activities
  • Ensuring program standards are upheld and implementing policies & procedures

Preference will be given to candidates with the following skills:

  • Performance/Competitive experience
  • NCCP certifications
  • First AID & CPR certification
  • High Five certification

Please note that employment with West Coast Flying Trapeze is subject to the receipt of a satisfactory police information check.

Why work at WCFT?

  • A competitive salary based on experience
  • A flexible workload based on availability¬†
  • The opportunity to accrue more hours based on job performance
  • Participate in the lives of children who will remember you for a lifetime
  • Discount on circus training and workshops
  • A fun and exciting place to work