Patron Services & Volunteer Associate

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Patron Services & Volunteer Associate


Dance Place, a nationally recognized cultural arts center in Washington, DC, seeks a full-time Patron Services & Volunteer Associate to support and enhance Dance Place’s digital presence. This is a 35 hour per week, salaried, year-round position with benefits. Work hours are partially weekdays between 10 am and 6 pm, with significant time on weekends and evenings working performances and special events.

Dance Place is an equal opportunity employer. Dance Place believes that people of color, people in the LGBTQ+ community, people with disabilities, and women must be centered in the work we do. Hence, we strongly encourage applications from people with these identities or who are members of other marginalized communities. Strong candidates will work in alignment with Dance Place’s mission and values, be welcoming to folx of all identities, including artists, adult dance class students, audience members, and the youth of our robust education programs.

Position Overview 

The Patron Services Associate position manages all ticketing and sales for performances including supervision, scheduling, and training of all Box Office and Front of House personnel. The associate maintains the ticketing system and serves as the Patron Manager Certified Administrator for the organization. The associate assists the Communications Manager as necessary in fulfilling marketing initiatives for the performing series. The Patron Services Associate serves on the Emergency Preparedness Committee, advising staff and maintaining Emergency Procedures, with special regard to patron safety and Front of House training.

The Volunteer Associate is responsible for recruiting, interviewing, hiring, firing, and sharing the management of work/study participants with the other designated staff. The associate facilitates the work/study members’ schedule of active participation, education benefits, and social community.


$30,030 – $32,760

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Job Details (for job postings)

Job Category: Administrative
Position Type: Full Time
Salary Range (annual): $25,000-$50,000
Experience: -
Education Level: -