Job Opportunities

weekend Front Desk & Facility Monitor

The Rising is hiring a Circus Party Front Desk / Facility Monitor to start July 2022. 

This is an entry level position.  No coaching/teaching required. 

General supervision/management of centre while circus parties are being held.

Duties include: 

  • opening and closing the circus centre

  • Cleaning facility before start of party- vacuuming floors and cleaning bathrooms

  • Greeting circus families/participants at front door

  • Ensure waivers have been signed

  • Show participants party tent room, kitchen area, bathrooms, and where to place belongings

  • Ensure participants stay in front lobby until coaches are ready to accept participants into circus room

  •  On site staff member in case of emergency.   Training on The Rising’s emergency procedures will be given. 

  • Odd jobs during circus party.  Extra cleaning/organization

  • After party clean the party tent room.  Take out trash, wipe down tables/chairs, vacuum floor, and prepare space for second party if one is booked


  • Part time, occasional weekend work.  Must be available minimum 2 weekends /month

  • Must be available Sundays between 10:00am - 3:30pm, depending on number of parties booked

  • Possibly an occasional Saturday afternoon from 2:45- 5:00pm


  • First Aid/CPR certified ( OFA level 1 or equivalent ).  The Rising will pay for certification of the  successful applicant with a minimum 1 year commitment to the position

  • 20+ yrs of age

  • Friendly and enjoy working with the public

  • Clear communicator

  • Mature and responsible

  • Positive attitude and energy to reflect the happy event - a circus party!

  • Previous experience in customer service a plus

Other info:

  • 10% off all personal aerial classes.  Can be combined with other discounts to a maximum of 20% off aerial classes

  • Contractor position

Starting Wage: $16 / hour

To Apply: send resume and cover letter introducing yourself and why you would be a good fit for the position to Sarah at

At The Rising, we believe there's a niche for everyone in circus.  We believe in being a place where people come to explore their creative and physical potential through the circus arts.  We strive to be a supportive and positive environment that provides safe, progressive, and knowledgeable instruction.


Do you have a passion for coaching and the circus arts?

Do you have a knack for or background in understanding body mechanics?

Do you love to learn, create, and inspire?

The Rising is looking for part-time Circus Arts Instructors in various disciplines.  Candidates should have intermediate to advanced ability in their chosen areas of circus/aerial/sports training.  If needed, training in The Rising's Curriculum will be provided.

Disciplines include but are not limited to:

  • aerial silk

  • aerial hoop

  • corde lisse ( rope )

  • straps

  • static or dance trapeze

  • tumbling

  • acro-balance and acro-yoga

  • contortion

  • juggling/manipulation

  • hand to hand balancing

  • pilates 

  • strength and conditioning

  • flexibility

If you have another idea for a class or workshop that you would like to teach at The Rising we would love to hear about it! 

We have 3 different areas in our warehouse which are suitable for classes/workshops

PAY:  competitive pay, dependent on experience

*All coaches receive FREE open training times and 20% off classes ( some exclusions apply).  Performance opportunities may be available.

If you are interested in joining our Rising team, please send cover letter and resume to :