we're hiring!

circus coach smiling and waiving with a student at island circus space
circus coach instructs students in aerials silks class at island circus space
circus coach instructs a group of children at circus class at island circus space

Do you have experience teaching circus?

Do you have extensive training in specific circus disciplines?

We're looking for people just like you!

CURRENTLY, WE ARE HIRING for the following positions:

- Full-time Recreational Head Coach

- Part-time coaching staff

Please contact us if you feel that you might be a good fit to join our team of coaches and staff

Head Recreational Coach


We are a small and growing circus school based in Victoria BC Canada seeking a recreational head coach to instruct both kids and adults. We are looking for someone who will assist us in growing our recreational program, and as the level of the students progresses, the ideal candidate would also possess the skills to move into instructing students at a pre-professional level.


  • Starting salary $20-25 / hour

  • 20+ hours per week

  • The ideal candidate will have a teacher training certificate from ENC (Ecole Nationale de Cirque) or equivalent, or several years of circus specific teaching experience

  • Basic rigging knowledge

  • Fluent in english (spoken and written)

  • The ability to teach a wide range of disciplines (disciplines taught in our studio include tissue, aerial hoop, aerial hammock, rope, straps, trapeze, handstands, partner acro, tumbling, juggling, conditioning, chinese pole, stage presence, flexibility, cyr wheel and more). The more disciplines you are competent in teaching, the more teaching opportunities we will be able to provide to you.

  • Desired qualities: high energy, cheerful, able to maintain the attention of a group of high energy children, adaptable, open-minded, safety conscious, confident, good attention to detail, problem-solving skills


Interested applicants, please submit your resume and three references to info@islandcircusspace.com 


We look forward to hearing from you!

Part-time Circus Instructors


Join the Island Circus Space team! We are a fun, young, dynamic circus school and performing company in Victoria and we are looking to expand our team. We are seeking individuals available to work part time to coach general or specific circus disciplines to kids and/or adults.


We are seeking out individuals who are:

  • Creative

  • Energetic

  • Hardworking

  • Able to take initiative

  • Able to take direction

  • Strong in one or more circus disciplines

  • Willing to grow with us over time


If this sounds like you, please email your resume along with three references to us at info@islandcircusspace.com


Wage: dependent upon experience


We look forward to hearing from you!

circus coach instructs student through acrobatic movements on the aerial silks at island circus space
circus instructor guides a student through acrobatic skills on the trapeze at island circus space
circus instructor teaches a student in handstand class at island circus space