Job Posting

Bank of Candidates for Teaching Position

The School regularly seeks versatile educators or artistic counsellors experienced in circus and performing arts to fill full or part-time staff positions or replacement contracts.

The School also seeks guest teachers specializing in certain circus disciplines to conduct intensive courses or workshops for advanced students and for trainers.

Those interested in applying for a teaching position or guest teaching contract are asked to send their curriculum vitae in either English or French accompanied by a cover letter indicating their availability to [email protected].

The School will acknowledge receipt of curriculum vitae, but will communicate only with the candidates it preselects for a staff or contract position. The École nationale de cirque (National Circus School) is committed to the principles of employment equity and fair hiring practices.

Please visit our recruitment section to have a look at our latest job offers (in French).

  • French as a second language Teacher (college)Open or Close
    Part-time position, starting the week of August 13, 2019.
    The École nationale de cirque (National Circus School) is a non-profit private educational institution, with a primary mission to prepare circus artists. It offers secondary and college education to future artists, and training to prepare professional circus arts educators. The school provides its training in French, but also holds teaching licenses in English.
    We are currently looking for a French as a second language Teacher (College) – whose main responsability is to teach french as a second language.

    Required Qualifications

    Bachelor’s degree in teaching french as a second language, or training deemed sufficient and relevant.
    Experience in teaching french as a second language (College Level, an asset).

    Desired Characteristics

    Bilingual in French and English, an asset


    Salary and Benefits

    Salary and benefits according to current compensation policy at the École nationale de cirque (National Circus School).


    Employment Status

    Part-time, 5 hours per week at the French Language Center (CAF) and 6 hours per week to teach French as a second language (FLS). Schedule: Tuesday 3:40 pm to 5:30 pm, Thursday 3:40 pm to 5:30 pm and 6 pm to 8 pm.

    Starting Date: the week of August 13, 2019.

    Interested candidates should send their resume to the Direction of Studies as soon as possible:
    By mail at:
    École nationale de cirque
    a/s Mme Daniela Arendasova
    8181, 2e Avenue
    Montréal (Québec)  H1Z 4N9
    Only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.