Professional Dance Instructors



Quinte Ballet School of Canada invites applications for the Head Counsellor and Counsellors  in Belleville.  Quinte Ballet School of Canada (QBSC) is committed to teach, promote and present the joy of dance at both the professional and recreational levels. Faculty and staff are dedicated to creating an inspiring and supportive environment that nurtures young people. Each summer over 100 youth aged 10 to 17 receive over 60 hours of training at our Summer Dance Intensive program. Out of town students are housed in Albert College residences.

Starts June 24
Ends August 2

The Head Counsellor supervises and supports a team of Counsellors who are the primary care providers, activity leaders and mentors to students attending Quinte Ballet’s 3 week Summer Dance Intensive program. The Head Counsellor lives in residence for 3 weeks with the students and counsellors and actively participates in all residence programs. Accommodation and meals for 3 weeks will be provided at Albert College. This is a 6 week contract from June 24 to August 3, 2019 with variable hours including evenings and weekends, paying $620 per week.
Deadline for applications: April 18, 2019.

Starts June 28
Ends July 20

The Quinte Ballet School of Canada is seeking, mature, energetic and responsible young adults (age 18-25) to be live-in counsellors from June 28 – July 20, 2019.  As a counsellor for our summer dance program, you will be responsible to help supervise a group of students ages 10-17 in a residential campus setting. We are looking for individuals who can be strong leaders, with a sense of fun, and with excellent interpersonal skills. Accommodation and meals for 3 weeks will be provided at Albert College. This position with variable hours including evenings and weekends pays $600 per week.
Deadline for applications: April 18, 2019.

For these 2 positions, preference is given to candidates with a demonstrated interest in dance, first aid training, experience working with youth and are returning to school full-time in Fall 2019. QBSC hires up to 10 counsellors each summer. Full Job Description and responsibilities for each position available upon request. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please send a resume, a covering letter explaining why you are interested in this position to: Jane Gardner, General Manager, Quinte Ballet School of Canada at 196 Palmer Road, Belleville, ON K8P 4E1 or by email: or fax 613-962-9275



The Board of the Quinte Ballet School of Canada is seeking individuals with an appreciation of the arts.  The QBSC Board govern this not-for-profit corporation with charitable status to effectively and efficiently fulfill the QBSC mandate and vision.

  • Applicants should have a diverse range of community and professional experience as well as an understanding of governance, strategic thinking, sound business/risk management and financial literacy.  Fund development and/or marketing are an asset.
  • Board members are volunteers, elected for 3-year terms.  Applicants must commit to preparing for, and attending, monthly meetings and serving on committees.  A current criminal records check/vulnerable sector screening is required.  A time commitment of 3-5 hours per month is generally required.
  • Parents/guardians of students and family members of staff are ineligible to serve on the Board however may volunteer on committees.

If you require further information, call 613.962.9274 ext. 25.

If you wish to be considered for a position on the QBSC Board, please submit a letter of interest to:

Jane Gardner, General Manager
196 Palmer Road
Belleville, ON K8P 4E1



QBSC is a non-profit organization and functions with a small, full-time administrative staff.  At certain times during the school year, especially in the weeks leading up to our three annual performances, our reliance on the assistance of committed volunteers is critical.  We welcome dynamic volunteers of all backgrounds to provide support in a variety of positions. Opportunities are available in the following areas:

Wardrobe and Sewing
Special Events
Poster and Brochure Distribution

To inquire about volunteering with the Quinte Ballet School of Canada, please contact Jane Gardner at