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Texas Ballet Theater is the premier professional ballet company in North Texas and offers an exciting array of employment opportunities. Each employee’s commitment to TBT’s goals and ideals is vital for our mutual success. From entry-level administrators to experienced performing arts professionals, Texas Ballet Theater seeks the most talented and enthusiastic people to join our organization.

We offer an excellent benefits package for our regular full-time employees. All employees are welcome to attend company performances. If you value the performing arts and want to contribute to the thriving artistic community of North Texas, there is no better place to work than Texas Ballet Theater!

Current Openings

title of the position: Part Time Ballet Instructor - CityDance Community Enrichment
Department: Community Enrichment
Reports to: Community Enrichment Manager
Location: DFW Metroplex
Position Available: Immediately
Submit Resume To: Jill Caughron, HR Manager
817.763.0207 Ext. 110 jill@texasballet.org

Texas Ballet Theater (TBT) employs Community Enrichment ballet instructors — to be enthusiastic ambassadors for the art form and professional representatives of TBT. Our CityDance Instructors introduce ballet to young students across the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex, primarily 1st – 5th grades.

The goals of TBT’s Community Enrichment department are to enrich the lives of children by providing dance education, building awareness of the art form and growing a new generation of art enthusiasts. CityDance is the primary branch of TBT’s outreach into the local community. The CityDance program occurs throughout the year at public schools, community centers and children’s organizations.

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title of the position: Major Gift Officer
Department: Development
Reports to: Development Director
Location: DFW Metroplex
Position Available: Immediately
Submit Resume To: Jill Caughron, HR Manager
817.763.0207 Ext. 110 jill@texasballet.org

The Major Gift Officer is responsible for actively managing the strategic planning, solicitation process, direct communications and high-touch stewardship activities to acquire and retain donors within the DFW Metroplex.

The Major Gift Officer will specifically lead the solicitation process for a personal prospect portfolio of 125 – 150 mid-level major donors and prospects (each with a philanthropic capacity to contribute $10,000 – $100,000 annually) with the ultimate goal of increasing annual contributed revenue by approximately $500,000+ in the first year, building to $1.0 million+ annually over two years.

The Major Gift Officer will work collaboratively with TBT Development staff towards achievement of the overall 2015-2016 team goal of $4,125,000.

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title of the position: Development Director
Department: Development
Reports to: Managing Director
Location: DFW Metroplex
Position Available: Immediately
Submit Resume To: Jill Caughron, HR Manager
817.763.0207 Ext. 110 jill@texasballet.org

Reporting directly to the Managing Director, the Development Director will manage Texas Ballet Theater’s Development team and lead all Future Fund, capital and other annual fundraising efforts in order to sustainably increase the financial resources available to Texas Ballet Theater. This individual will lead the ongoing strategic planning process that identifies development team goals as well as the specific strategies and action steps necessary to achieve such objectives.

The Development Director will be responsible for successfully inspiring and guiding the TBT Development staff towards achievement of the overall 2015-2016 team goal of $4,125,000.

The Development Director will specifically lead the solicitation process for a personal prospect portfolio with the ultimate goal of increasing annual contributed revenue by approximately $500,000+ in the first year, building to $1.0 million+ annually over two years.

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