£6.95 PER HOUR

We are looking for a friendly and motivated individual to join our busy Café team.

If you enjoy working in a Customer Service environment and have experience of delivering the highest levels of Customer Care, we would love to hear from you.

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to or send by post to Bill Armitage, General Manager, Jerwood DanceHouse, Foundry Lane, Ipswich IP4 1DW, marked “Private and Confidential” by Wednesday 7 December.



Each placement will include an insight into several departments within the organisation including Front of House, Technical, Marketing and Development and Creative teams. Successful placements will be set creative tasks and have the opportunity to speak to staff about careers in dance and the arts. Please note, this is an office based role and recommended to those who are interested in finding out and experiencing what it means to make dance happen!

We will be offering two placements this year. The dates for the placements revolve around our calendar of projects, to ensure a greater insight into what we do. The dates are:

Tuesday 4 – Saturday 8 April 2017           (Year 10 – 13 or the equivalent)

Monday 17 – Friday 21 July 2017              (Year 10 only)

Please click here to download an Application Form, which should be completed and returned by email to with ‘FAO Alison Hartley’ in the subject field.

Application deadline: Friday 20 January 2017

Successful Candidates contacted: Friday 27 January 2017

Please note, students should apply for placements directly, rather than parents or schools applying on their behalf. All successful applicants will be asked to attend a short informal interview with a member of the DanceEast team, in advance of their placement.



DanceEast is looking for volunteers to support the new Dance for Dementia programme, in association with New Adventures & Re:Bourne and Dementia Pathfinders. From January 2017 there will be weekly classes for family carers and people living with Dementia. The sessions are designed for family carers and those in the early stages of Dementia to share the experience together.

DanceEast are looking for enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers who are willing to support the participants and the artistic team. Volunteers will be involved in assisting with the class set-up and registration, supporting the team throughout the class and helping with refreshments at the end of the class.

To find out more and apply, please download this information sheet.


If you are a freelance dance tutor, please send your CV to