• Work With Us

  • We're Hiring!!

    Joy in Motion is seeking new instructors and front desk staff to join our team. Our brand-new facility is located in Moraga, CA, and has a reputation as a positive and welcoming place for first-time to seasoned dancers of all genders and ages preschool to adult. We pride ourselves on creating an environment of respect for staff, students and families; attention to detail; above-and-beyond customer service; and having fun while we’re at it!

    Opportunities Available

    • HIRING NOW - Regular, Part-Time Front Desk / Administrative Staff – Applications Open Until Schedule Filled

    o   Schedule of 4 to 25 hours per week – example coverage hours needed depending on class schedule Monday-Friday from 2:30pm - 8:00pm plus some mornings 9am to 1pm. This position will have the opportunity for additional hours covering other shifts and occasional events based on availability and not to exceed 129 hours in a month. Multiple positions available depending on schedules of first hires. Three to Six hires for this position desired. Positions begins in August. The school year runs from August 27th, 2018 through June 1st, 2019 with staff orientation to be scheduled earlier in August. Hourly Pay Range $12-15 DOE and duties. Possible opportunity available for an experienced office manager at a higher salary if the right mutual fit is found.

    • ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS ON A ROLLING BASIS – Substitute Teacher List; Master-Class Instructor; Birthday Party/Event Instructor and/or Talent

    Application Process

    Interested applicants should submit an Employment Application Form: https://goo.gl/forms/574xi0MDKbOtWlzi2 and email a résumé or CV to joy@joyinmotiondance.org. Review of applications will begin immediately.

    Benefits of Working at Joy in Motion

    • All Regular Teaching and Office Staff are Employees with Employee Protections such as Disability Insurance
    • PTO
    • Regular In-House Professional Development / Support Hours
    • Outside Professional Development Opportunities - past examples inc. CPR; Dance Teacher Summit; Professional Learning with Luna Dance Institute
    • Employer-Matching Retirement Contributions after 1 Year Hiring Anniversary

    Mission Statement

    Joy in Motion is a non-profit dance organization expanding access to the art form of dance through education and entertainment. We encourage everyone to fuse dance into their lives, modeling dance as a celebration of life that can be shared by all.

    Operating Values

    Diversity * Positivity * Collaboration * Consideration * Empowerment * Mastery

    Equal Opportunity

    Joy in Motion, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We value a diverse team and inclusive culture. Joy in Motion encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, and veteran status.

  • Snapshots of Joy in Motion from the Community

    Where do YOU want to work?

  • JiM communication and care is top notch! ~H. Davis
  • K. Rogers: Congratulations on the grand finale of a very successful show spree. WOWZA!! I really don't know how you guys do it all.......and still manage to answer emails and have space in your brain to remember our ticket situations. It's really pretty astonishing. Joy in Motion: It truly makes us happy empowering children and encouraging them to find their passion...while making it as easy as possible for families to be a part of our JiM family!
  • Lamorinda Weekly - June, 13, 2018: "Aguinaldo says that the kids learn more than dance at the studio; they learn kindness, perseverance and how to be part of a positive community. She adds that Joy in Motion's spring stage show leaves her speechless every year because it is just beautiful on every level."

  • I also just want to say what an UNBELIEVABLE job you two are doing!! I have heard from dozens of parents how impressed they are with how organized you guys are, especially considering the number of dancers and performances you are juggling! But most importantly, I am so impressed by the amazing and fun time these kids are having! The love and passion that you two have for Joy In Motion and everything it stands for shows!