Employment Opportunities!

As a volunteer, a staff or board member, or supporter

SANCA is more than just a circus school...

We are a community!

While coaches and students may be the first thing that comes to your mind when you envision SANCA, we are multitudes! We are coaches, students, volunteers, performers, collaborators, donors, board members, educators, and administrators. We are a community of individuals who believe in the power of circus to improve the mental, emotional, and physical health of individuals so they can thrive within and outside of the center ring.

Are you looking for a job that allows you to give back to the community? Excited to work with fun and lively co-workers? Love the idea of a non-traditional career with practically unlimited personal and professional growth opportunities? Nothing is impossible when you work for the circus!

We cultivate the spectacular in unexpected places, challenge perceived differences, and celebrate our shared strength. Come find your place at SANCA!

Part-time & Full-time opportunities

Administrative Assistant

Description: The Administrative Assistant (AA) is a member of the Office Staff and responsible for providing administrative and office support to the Office Manager. The AA position is currently part-time and hours will fluctuate depending on specific events occurring within the organization. Hours currently estimated at 15-20 hours per week with the majority of hours falling on Saturday and Sunday. Compensation: $18/hr

Recreational Circus Coach

Description: A circus coach is responsible for instructing students ages 6-99 in the  joys of circus arts. Recreational Circus classes  at SANCA are usually offered on a session basis with Summer session typically including single-serving classes. The number of students in each class depends on the  ages and level of the class, the average is 6 students. We are looking for someone who has a passion for empowering students, who can easily adapt when plans go awry, and who can act as a positive role model for the students. This is a part time position offering up to 25 hours each week and has a pay range of $19 – $25 per hour.

Social Integration Director

Description: The Social Integration Director reports to SANCA’s Executive Director and supervises a staff of 3-8 coaches. The Social Integration Director is responsible for creating, implementing and maintaining all programs related to social circus and helping to integrate them into SANCA’s programming. This position is full-time salaried. The salary range for the position is $45,000 – $60,000.

Flying Trapeze Coach

Description: A flying trapeze coach is responsible for teaching recreational flying trapeze as part of a three coach team to students age 4 and up. Currently, these classes are session based, but may revert to single serving classes as COVID restrictions ease. Regardless, coaches must be able to quickly engage with each student, evaluate his or her individual level, and set out a personalized plan to help progress toward his or her goals. The salary range for the position is $19 – $25 per hour.

Volunteer Opportunities

Give the fantastic gift of your time and talent to help SANCA continue to serve our community! We’re looking for great people like you.

We continuously need:

Perhaps you have a special technical expertise that you want to share with us?

Contribute your skills in:

  • video editing
  • photo organization
  • Filemaker Pro knowledge
  • action photography
  • mural painting
  • precision cutting & folding

Camp Volunteer

Description: SANCA offers an extensive day camp program for children age 6 and up.  Our day camps allow students to develop physical skills, increase confidence, build self-esteem and get physically fit.  

Join the SANCA Board (volunteer)

The SANCA Board of Directors is actively seeking passionate, diverse, and experienced board members to help guide our nonprofit organization as it transforms itself to become more inclusive and meet the challenges of COVID. SANCA board members have the privilege of working collaboratively to direct and support a circus school for children of all ages. We have seen first-hand the power of circus to transform lives. SANCA shows people that through hard work they can accomplish what they never thought possible.

Marketing/Communication Volunteer (volunteer)

Description: SANCA is seeking an experienced Marketing and Communication volunteer to assist with social media management and light graphic design tasks. Responsibilities include content writing, newsletter creation, social media posting, and additional tasks as needed. Approximately 10 hours per week (negotiable).