Lindsay has 20 years of teaching experience and holds a Licentiate with the Allied Dancing Association's (ADA) Theatre Stage branch, an Associate with the International Dance Teacher's Associaton (IDTA) in Modern Jazz, as well as qualifications in BalletBeFit. Certifications are also held in first aid and NSPCC Performance Safeguarding.
Lindsay is Enhanced DBS and holds a full chaperone licence.
Zoe has more than 15 years of teaching experience and is an Associate of the Allied Dancing Association's (ADA) Theatre Stage Branch. She has been dancing from the age of four and as well as teaching stage styles of dance, has studied and competed in Ballroom and Latin too. Enhanced DBS, Safeguarding and first aid certifications have all been completed by Zoe. A Chaperone licence is held too.
Ellie entered the world of dance at a relatively late age, having never danced before when joining Oris at the age of 10. She showed great potential and some years on has smashed her higher modern grades and Associate exam to recently become a qualified teacher with the ADA. Miss Ellie's further certified in paediatric first aid and holds enhanced DBS clearance. She's also recently completed a course in Children's Mental Health.
Rachel has been taught by Miss Lindsay from an early age and has been with Oris Dance from the very beginning. A qualified teacher with the ADA, Rachel loves working on a one-to-one basis with our youngest dancers and those who need a little extra attention or encouragement. She has an enhanced DBS and qualifications in first aid and NSPCC Child Protection in Performance. She's also completed a Children's Mental Health course.
Angela has been involved with Oris Dance since the beginning, her son having joined us at age 3...he's now at college!
Angela has danced since childhood, completing grade exams in modern, tap and ballet. She more recently completed a ballet fitness teaching qualification.
We're now pleased to welcome her as an official member of the team - you'll see her regularly assisting in all of our classes. Angela's got an enhanced DBS and is paediatric first aid qualified.
Laura is our Parent and Baby class lead. She's worked with Oris for many years as a fully licenced chaperone backstage at shows and rehearsals. Laura loves working with our youngest children and offering one-to-one support where needed.
With DBS clearance, Laura is further paediatric first aid trained. She's caring and creative, making her the perfect person to welcome our very youngest dancers from birth to walking (along with their parent/carer) to Oris Dance each week.