RAD Registered Teacher application

Thank you for your interest in RAD membership. You are just a few steps away from joining one of the world’s most influential dance education and training organisations, being added to our Register of Teachers, and connecting with a global community of like-minded people, all with a shared commitment to dance. Our membership runs for 12 months, you will receive your digital membership cards and teaching certificates via email once your application has been approved.

  • Applicant Information

    If you've graduated from a Faculty of Education programme within the last 12 months you're eligible for our reduced graduate rate. We'll apply this automatically based on the information on your record.
  • Membership History

  • Teaching Qualifications

    *We are currently accepting applications from dance teachers with a recognised dance teaching qualification. A joining fee of £150/€170 applies, in addition to the membership fee.
  • Examples of proof could include a copy of your qualification certificate. Once your file has been uploaded it will show the file name followed by 100% to confirm it has been added successfully. The red X allows you to remove a file you have uploaded.
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    Max. file size: 51 MB.
    • RAD Safeguarding Requirements

      Please read the following questions carefully before answering, as your application will not be accepted if these are answered incorrectly.
    • As a dance teacher, you have duty of care toward the children and adults at risk who attend your classes or the premises in which you operate your business. It is your personal responsibility to ensure you meet the RAD safeguarding requirements as a professional member of the RAD; we will support you to meet these requirements. See our safeguarding FAQs for more information
    • Your CV can include details on your education and qualifications, work history, skills and any other experience, with dates specific to each point.
      Max. file size: 51 MB.
    • Please note that if you select 'No' the Membership team will be in contact regarding your application, which may cause a delay.
    • Privacy

      The Royal Academy of Dance is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
    • Read our Membership Services Privacy Notice.
    • You can change your preferences at any time in the RAD Members' Area.
    • Once you become a RAD Registered Teacher, your details will be automatically added to our online Register of Teachers, if you are not happy about this you can tell us here. You can change your preferences at any time in the RAD Members' Area.
    • By completing this form you agree to adhere to and are bound by the RAD's Code of Conduct, Code of Professional Practice and Supplemental Charter and Bye-Laws.

      All teachers registered with the RAD are required to participate in the CPD Scheme.
    • By completing this form you agree to the Membership Terms and Conditions.