Our Team

Oakland pole and dance team
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Join Our Team!

We are always looking for quality candidates to join our team for the following roles:

  • Studio General Manager

    • Our next studio will be San Jose Pole & Dance, aiming for a September 2020 open date. This Studio General Manager will contribute to building the studio from the ground up working closely with Amy, the owner, starting in February 2020. 

  • Front Desk Managers (FDM)

    • The Front Desk Manager is the face of our business. We are always looking for customer service oriented, friendly, and community focused individuals to join the team.

  • Aerial, Flexibility, Handstand, and Pole Instructors

    • We are always looking for seasoned Instructors from a diversity of backgrounds to join our team!

  • Mentorship Track for Instructors

    • Our mentorship track provides current students with a defined studio mentorship program including shadowing sessions, teaching sessions, and mentorship from studio management and current star instructors. Email a resume and CV to karri@oaklandpoleanddance.com if you are interested in this track.

  • Guest Instructors 

    • If you are a seasoned Instructor visiting from out of town and looking for a place to teach for 1-2 weeks, our Guest Instructor Program provides you with housing at our Studio Owner’s home, classes on our regular schedule, and plenty of time and space to host private lessons and get in your own training

If you are interested in any of these roles, please click below to apply. 



Benefits of working at the San Francisco and Oakland Pole and Dance studios:

  • Employee status. Employees, not independent contractors.

  • Competitive pay. Beginner instructors start at $40/hour. Senior instructors start at $50/hour. Bonuses for sold out classes and Google or Yelp reviews that mention you.

  • Free studio access anytime. 50% off classes for instructors who teach 1-2 classes a week. Free membership for instructors who teach 3+ classes per week.

  • Business cards. Personalized to you!

  • Playtime. Monthly organized jams with the instructor team.

  • Instructor mentorship program. You are placed with a senior San Francisco or Oakland Pole and Dance instructor who will act as your mentor, including quarterly catch up dates and coffees.

  • Instructor continuing education. Quarterly we host a senior instructor to walk us through technique, form and education on a specific aerial or pole skill set.

  • Annual Holiday Party. With presents!

  • Corporate swag.