Are you passionate about dance & helping people? Do you want to work in a small business, that supports the dance community? Read on for everything you need to know about joining our team!
Allegro Dance Boutique is looking expand our team at both our Evanston and Barrington locations with Pointe Fitters and Sales Associates.
We are seeking friendly and energetic artists who are passionate about their careers as dancers, dancemakers, or dance educators, and who are interested in inspiring others by sharing their passion for dance with our customers. Our associates are known for WOWing customers with exceptional service while providing vital information concerning products and services we offer, dance schools in the area, summer intensives, auditions and more!
Allegro Dance Boutique has gained a national reputation as the best place for pointe shoe fittings in the Midwest. We take this seriously and train our Sales Associates/Pointe Fitters In Training to fit pointe shoes with great care. We are seeking dancers who have the patience, passion, and dance experience to help them succeed with the important job of pointe shoe fitting.
Allegro Dance Boutique fosters a high-performance yet collaborative atmosphere. We believe in empowering our associates with information that will help them grow well beyond their stated job roles. The Allegro team works hard to give customers a special shopping experience, and we have a lot of fun doing so! We value creativity and discipline, encourage personal development, and strive to build a community of dancers that are as agile with their minds as they are with their bodies. We aim to give dancers a place to work that is both professionally and personally fulfilling, while remaining understanding of a dancers’ hectic lifestyle. Allegro is place for ambitious people who like coming to work and have an innate desire to be better every day. Employees at all levels develop an understanding of business and entrepreneurship and are encouraged to share ideas for company growth and development. All Allegro employees are invested in our vision to reimagine the dance retail experience, and grow our reputation in the industry.
Skills and Qualifications:
Intermediate or advanced experience dancing en pointe (currently or in the past)
Enthusiastic, personable, hard-working
Weekend availability preferred
Strong communication skills (written & verbal)
Ability to work productively within a team environment
Proven work ethic, initiative, willingness to learn and strong desire to succeed
If you are confident, engaging, and enjoy helping others, we invite you to submit your professional resume and your dance resume to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org.