Job description: Piano/keyboard instructor needed for beginning piano students in 1st – 4th grade. Students participate in two lessons per week – one 30 minute partner lesson (2 students with one teacher) and one 45 minute group lesson (6 to 10 students at a time) in the keyboard lab at Emerson Elementary School. Students play on electronic keyboards and upright acoustic pianos.
Music con Brio uses a holistic approach to teaching music, incorporating music reading, ear training, singing, and basic music theory into lessons. Instructor should be open to new curriculum ideas and team teaching. Creative approaches to teaching welcome! Experience with percussion is a definite plus, but is not necessary to apply.
Instructor must be available to teach at Emerson at least two days a week during normal after school hours starting at 2:30 pm. Pay will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.
To apply: Please send a one page resume and a cover letter explaining your interest and qualifications for the position to Carol Carlson, co-founder/co-director of Music con Brio at firstname.lastname@example.org by August 15, 2013. Also, please discuss your interest in working in the non-profit sector.
Applicants are encouraged to check out the website: www.musicconbrio.org Feel free to email email@example.com with questions about the position.