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Teacher Membership

As a Subject Association, and the voice for dance in schools, our mission is to further the teaching and learning of dance in both formal (schools, colleges, universities) and informal settings (youth, community, private). We offer an affordable membership for teachers providing support, advice, advocacy and resources.  Through our work we aim to

  • Support teachers with professional development and up-skilling opportunities
  • Advocate to government and policy makers, on the importance of high quality dance in schools
  • Raise the standards of dance teaching, both within and outside of school
  • Improve access, opportunities and progression routes, by raising aspirations through high quality dance for all children and young people


Exclusive Teacher benefits include:

  • Access to over 150 online dance teaching resources (Exclusive Teacher Benefit )
  • Specialist advice from our Children’s and Young People’s dance team (Exclusive Teacher Benefit)
  • Discounts on teaching publications (Exclusive Teacher Benefit)
  • Discounts on events, conferences and CPD sessions (Exclusive Teacher Benefit)

Other benefits include:

  • Networking Events
  • Access to Membership Helpline and online members’ area
  • Twice yearly One magazine delivered to your door
  • Downloadable information sheets and guides with expert advice
  • Promotional opportunities through our wide reaching social media channels
  • Monthly e-Newsletter and regular bulletins about our work
  • Access to special Public Liability Insurance for teachers and workshop leaders (for ages 18+)

You can also add on our Performance OPtimisation Package feature for £80:


  • Health Cash Plan with benefits up to £700 (or upgrade to Silver for benefits up to £1400)


  • Health Cash Plan with benefits up to £700 (or upgrade to Silver for benefits up to £1400)
  • One to one musculoskeletal and fitness assessment with training advice based on findings


  • Health Cash Plan with benefits up to £700 (or upgrade to Silver for benefits up to £1400)
  • Bespoke one to one musculoskeletal and fitness assessment based on your current training, followed up with a bespoke fitness plan and training advice.

To find out more about the different POP options click here or you can call the office on 0207 713 0730 or email
To find out more about what benefits are included in the Health Cash Plan click here.



By clicking on the Join Now button you will be taken to a summary page of your membership plan where you can review and confirm your choices; otherwise click here to go back to the main Membership page.

Are you a Trainee Teacher?

If you are a Trainee Dance Teacher you are eligible* for a discounted Teacher membership. Simply select the ‘trainee’ option below.


Teacher Membership



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