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With over 13,000 members’ spread across 85 countries, The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) is one of the largest and most influential dance education and training organisations in the world. RAD Membership supports the advancement of dance and includes professional dancers, students, teachers, benefactors, and friends.

Established in 1920, to improve standards and re-invigorate dance training initially within the UK, the Academy helps and encourages its teachers to perfect their teaching skills and pass on this knowledge to their students.

The RAD Australia is the largest RAD office outside of the UK, with 1,500 members nationally servicing approximately 50,000 dance student each year. The RAD has been established in Australia since 1935 – for 87 years. Every year more than 23,000 students take RAD exams nationally, and over 8,000 participate in our student events and courses. We have some 100 students studying annually on our Examination and Region programmes and a comprehensive Continuing Professional Development Programme, which, in its hybrid live/online format reaches teachers in Australia and internationally.

The RAD exists to ‘Inspire the world to dance’. We seek to:

  • To be the voice of expertise, globally recognised as a leader in dance, education, and training.
  • To be all-welcoming, with a belief in the power of dance to transform lives, and the value of a diverse workforce and community.
  • To be in-step– working collaboratively to deliver our vision.
  • To be choreographed to deliver, with the right people and processes to realise our objectives.

The RAD seeks a motivated individual who is committed to work within a collaborative, fast-paced workplace culture that is inclusive and celebrates diversity.

Marketing Manager

Term: Permanent Full-time position
Location: Darlinghurst NSW
Closing Date: 5pm on Monday 7 November 2022

The Marketing Manager is responsible for the governance and delivery of the marketing and communication portfolio and people appointed to the marketing team. In a general sense the role is responsible for the RAD brand, promotions, communications, crisis communications, sponsorship, and the development of partnerships and resources to assist dance schools to effectively promote themselves and the RAD. The Marketing Manager will work closely and collaboratively with the National Director to ensure the effective delivery on the portfolio in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

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Regional Manager – Victoria and Tasmania

Term: Permanent Full-time position
Location: Remote working option available
Closing Date: 5pm on Monday 28 November 2022

The Regional Manager is responsible for the management, administration, delivery and promotion of RAD examinations and student activities including ballet examinations, events, workshops, Masterclasses, and activities within the region with the aim of developing existing and new RAD membership and markets. The Regional Manager works collaboratively with teachers, members, examiners, and other RAD personnel to deliver a high quality and valued service.

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Regional Manager – South Australia, Western Australia, Northern Territory

Term: Permanent Full-time position
Location: Remote working option available
Closing Date: 5pm on Monday 28 November 2022

The Regional Manager is responsible for the management, administration, delivery and promotion of RAD examinations and student activities including ballet examinations, events, workshops, Masterclasses, and activities within the region with the aim of developing existing and new RAD membership and markets. The Regional Manager works collaboratively with teachers, members, examiners, and other RAD personnel to deliver a high quality and valued service.

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Regional Coordinator – WA

Term: Part-time/Casual | 5 – 10 hours per week
Location: Remote working option available
Closing Date: 5pm on Monday 28 November 2022

The Regional Coordinator WA is responsible for supporting the management, administration and promotion of Royal Academy of Dance activities and student events in WA. This role works closely with the Regional Manager SA, WA & NT to ensure the successful delivery of a range of RAD SA, WA & NT activities providing event coordination, scheduling, ticketing and customer service support for identified courses, events, and performances. This role also works with the RAD Head of Department – Examinations and Regions, Regional Management team, and WA Members’ Regional Advisory Panel to support a high quality, consistent and valued service to members.

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To apply

Applications should be addressed to Aaron Bloomfield – RAD Australia National Director by email abloomfield@rad.org.au
Position enquiries: abloomfield@rad.org.au – Please email your name, phone number and question, and you will receive a return call