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General

Early Childhood Music and Movement Teacher - Music Together of SF (ends 8/12)

Description: 

  • Early childhood music and movement teacher for Internationally Renowned, research-based music program.  Teacher will lead adults and children (ages newborn to 5 years) in activities including singing, hand percussion and drumming, dancing and movement.  Usually a block of several 45-minute classes on various weekdays and weekends.  Four semesters of various lengths per year (btw. 9-12 week semesters) in various San Francisco locations. 
    Use of a car is helpful for some locations. Teacher Training is required (3 Day Training by National Center at Teacher's expense; Audition will be necessary.  Please see our website for location addresses, types of classes, and to learn more about Music Together philosophy. 

Qualifications: 

  • Candidates must have a good singing voice, play guitar, piano or ukelele, dance and have a good sense of rhythm. We are looking for individuals that have charisma and a flair for silliness. Must connect well with adults and younger children. If you have previous experience as a Music Teacher, Preschool Teacher, Nanny, Performing Artist, Actor, Dancer, or Musician, then this might be your dream job.

Responsibilities: 

  • Teach music and movement classes, arrive on time, hold keys or entry procedures for various locations, plan lessons, teach lessons, receive feedback from center directors. 

Salary: 

$40-50 per classroom hours, some extras are paid. Interns begin at $20/hr.

Application Instructions:

Send letter with resume or applicable experience via email  to office@musictogethersf.com. Email contact only please and phone interview will follow for appropriate candidates.


Music Teacher (Orchestra) - Saratoga Union School District (ends 8/13)

Description: 

  • Music Teacher (Orchestra) 

Qualifications: 

  • Music Credential

Responsibilities: 

  • Music Teacher (Orchestra), optional paid opportunity for before or after- school orchestra instruction for 4th and 5th-grade students.  

Salary: 

$60,427-$103,952 (Will be prorated to .83 FTE) plus generous medical/dental benefits 

Application Instructions:

Please apply via edjoin.org, https://www.edjoin.org/Home/JobPosting/1049681


Piano

Yamaha Music Education System Group Instructor - Exploring Music, San Francisco (ends 6/30)

Description: 

  • Be an instructor at the fastest growing Yamaha Music Education Center in the Bay Area.
  • Yamaha Music Education System training and licensing are provided.
  • H1B visa will be sponsored for those who need it.

Qualifications: 

  • Must enjoy working with very young children and their parents.
  • Must pass musical exam which tests piano repertoire, piano accompaniment skills, vocal skills, ear training, keyboard improvisation, and theory skills.

Responsibilities: 

  • Make a lesson plan for each session.
  • Execute your lesson plans thoroughly. Engage each student throughout the class.
  • Sustain and monitor the learning progress of each student.
  • Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other records required by the school.
  • Communicate regularly and effectively with parents, faculty, and colleagues.
  • Facilitate Junior Music Course Fundamental Skills Survey.
  • Conduct parent meetings according to the school parent meeting schedule.

Salary: 

Up to $90 per hour lesson.

Application Instructions:

Please call Betty at 415-818-3996 to schedule for an interview.


Piano Instructor - Exploring Music, San Francisco (ends 6/30)

Description: 

  • We are inviting graduating students of San Francisco Conservatory of Music to join the fast-growing Yamaha Music Education Center in the Bay Area.
  • We provide in-house training.
  • We sponsor H1B visa application for those who need it.

Qualifications: 

  • Ability to work with, inspire, motivate, and retain students of all ages.
  • Availability to teach weekdays and weekends.

Responsibilities: 

  • Write comprehensive lesson plans for each class that will fully engage students and parents throughout the class.
  • Execute your lesson plans thoroughly. Engage each student throughout the class.
  • Review the effectiveness of your lesson plans. Adjust and modify as necessary.
  • Teach Preview Lessons as scheduled.
  • Present course content information and musical demonstrations at Parents’ Meetings.
  • Sustain and monitor the learning progress of each student.
  • Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other records required by the school.
  • Communicate regularly and effectively with parents, faculty, and colleagues.
  • Facilitate exams, recitals, and competitions.

Salary: 

Will be discussed during interview.

Application Instructions:

Call Betty today at 415-818-3996 to schedule an interview.


Piano, Violin, Viola Teachers - MidPeninsula Music Academy (ends 8/16)

Description: 

MidPeninsula Music Academy is currently hiring faculty for
Piano, Violin, and Viola. MPMA is in Redwood City.

  • Competitive Pay
  • Potential Performance Opportunities
  • Supportive Environment
  • Payroll twice a month (direct deposit)

If interested, please email resume and teaching experience to ryan@midpenmusicacademy.com

Qualifications: 

Bachelor's degree in music preferred 

Responsibilities: 

Music faculty for private piano or violin/viola students of all ages

Salary: 

$40/hour

Application Instructions:

Email Ryan Zwahlen directly at ryan@midpenmusicacademy.com


Strings

String Instructor -  Youth Music Monterey (ends 7/18)

Description: 

Youth Music Monterey’s South County Strings program is looking for exceptional string instructors for its teaching sites in south Monterey County, California.
Youth Music Monterey's South County Strings program involves formal partnerships between YMM and south Monterey County school districts to provide music lessons during the school day. A team of instructors provide violin, viola, and cello instruction for beginning and intermediate students ages 8-13.
The position is 20-30 hours per week, and runs September through June each year.

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in String Performance or Music Education preferred.
  • Experience teaching group string lessons to students preferred.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish is a plus.
  • Successfully pass a background check.
  • Vehicle and proof of insurance necessary.

Responsibilities: 

  • Teach mixed group lessons for violin, viola, and cello to up to 15 students/class at beginning and intermediate levels.
  • Deliver high-quality instruction and basic musicianship.
  • Develop effective classroom management and lesson plans.
  • Assist with recruitment, registrations, sign-ups, and arranging class times at each school site.
  • Work with YMMC staff to manage instrument distribution and retrieval according to YMM procedures; Provide simple repairs to YMM instruments, or return damaged instruments to office for repairs.
  • Maintain current attendance lists, and provide weekly updates to YMM office.
  • Work collaboratively with other YMM instructors and staff to facilitate opportunities for combined events (Chamber Players outreach concerts, Orchestras’ season finale concert).
  • Work cooperatively with school site staff to incorporate student performances in school or community outreach events, students should prepare for and perform in at least 2 concerts each program year.
  • Work with the other string teachers to create an overall improved string ensemble.
  • Communicate any changes in schedule to the YMM office immediately.
  • Meet with YMM office and board as needed.

Salary: 

65.00/hr.

Application Instructions:

E-mail cover letter and resume, send as one pdf attachment to: office@youthmusicmonterey.org.
References may be requested for shortlisted candidates. Finalists will be asked to present a short musical performance and will be observed teaching a small group of children.


Private Violin Lessons (ends 8/14)

Description: 

Seeking private violin lessons for an 8 year old. Has been taking private lessons for 2 years. 

Qualifications: 

Prior teaching experience with kids 

Responsibilities: 

30 minutes lessons once a week 

Salary: 

$50/30 minutes 

Application Instructions:

Please call Caitlin at 805-766-5416


Piano, Violin, Viola Teachers - MidPeninsula Music Academy (ends 8/16)

Description: 

MidPeninsula Music Academy is currently hiring faculty for
Piano, Violin, and Viola. MPMA is in Redwood City.

  • Competitive Pay
  • Potential Performance Opportunities
  • Supportive Environment
  • Payroll twice a month (direct deposit)

If interested, please email resume and teaching experience to ryan@midpenmusicacademy.com

Qualifications: 

Bachelor's degree in music preferred 

Responsibilities: 

Music faculty for private piano or violin/viola students of all ages

Salary: 

$40/hour

Application Instructions:

Email Ryan Zwahlen directly at ryan@midpenmusicacademy.com


Violin Instructor - Village Music School (ends 8/22)

Description: 

Village Music School is comprised of kind, honest people who truly care about music education and the well being of students. We believe that when music is presented in a fun supportive environment using materials that inspire practice and commitment, students develop a love and understanding for music that will last a lifetime. Our teachers have created a community where we assist one another in the craft of teaching and music making.

We provide a pathway for beginning and experienced teachers to develop their teaching skills alongside a community of professional educators.

Top Three Reasons to Join our Village Community:

     1) "A Friendly Place for Learning"
     2) Opportunities for Impact
     3) Collaboration and Support Among Teachers

An ideal candidate for our team is kind, patient and conducts themselves in a professional manner. Our teachers are diligent and thoughtful in creating engaging lesson plans for varied skill levels and ages of students. More important than anything, we want teachers who students look forward to studying with; a teacher who makes lessons fun, inspires progress and commitment. A degree is preferred but not required.

We have a great opportunity (one full day of students) for a new team member within our music school location. We are currently reviewing resumes for candidates for violin. Piano experience a plus.

Why we are good to work with:
     • Our teachers have created a community where we assist one another in the craft of teaching and music making
     • Highly Competitive Wages
     • Administrative staff is dedicated to assisting teachers
     • We are a team of kind, professional educators dedicated to the progress of our students.
     • We currently have students waiting to meet their new teachers

We look forward to hearing from you!

Qualifications: 

• Experience teaching music lessons
• One to two years experience working with children strongly preferred. 

Responsibilities: 

Our teachers are diligent and thoughtful in creating engaging lesson plans for varied skill levels and ages of students. More important than anything, we want teachers who students look forward to studying with; a teacher who makes lessons fun, inspires progress and commitment. 

Salary: 

DOE 

Application Instructions:

Please submit the following to careers@villagemusicschool.org:
1) Resume
2) Cover letter telling us why you are a good fit for Village
3) Hours/days of availability


Cello Teacher - San Francisco, Castro / Corona Heights (ends 8/30)

Description: 

Looking for one-on-one cello instruction for intermediate level student. Would prefer teacher near the Castro / Corona Heights area or someone willing to travel to that area. 

Qualifications: 

Experience with giving lessons and solo work. 

Responsibilities: 

Looking for 1-2 meetings per month.

Salary: 

Market rate, negotiable based on willingness to travel 

Application Instructions:

E-mail Adam at celliguy@gmail.com


Cello & Viola teachers - Amabile School of Music (ends 8/31)

Description: 

Established in 2008, Amabile School of Music is a reputable music school located on Taraval Street in the Sunset District of San Francisco. 

Amabile strives to provide a musical environment where children and adults can explore freely all aspects of music and deeply appreciate the importance of music as an Art. We are looking to hire an additional patient, experienced and friendly team of music teachers now!

Qualifications: 

1. Minimum of Bachelor's degree in music or music education. 
2. Minimum 1 year of experience in teaching young children age 4 and up either in private or group class setting.
3. Have long-term plans to be in the Bay Area
4. Available between the timeframes of weekdays 3-8pm, Saturdays and/or Sundays.
5. Engaging, enthusiastic and love working with kids of all ages.

Responsibilities: 

Teaching private cello/viola lessons

Salary: 

DOE

Application Instructions:

1. Resume with a cover letter 
2. A list of reference that must include a most recent employer and a current/previous student
3. Current availability for teaching & available start-date
employment type: contract 
Please visit www.amabilemusic.org for more information. DO NOT walk in or call about this job opening. Thank you.


Cello Teacher - Harmony Project Bay Area (ends 9/1)

Description: 

Cello teacher needed Mondays 3 - 6pm, Wednesdays from 2 - 5 PM, and Saturdays from 10am - 12pm, beginning September.

Pay is up to $60/hour depending on experience. Location is near Daly City Bart station. Join our team of superb teachers for a collaborative teaching experience at our El Sistema inspired program. Here is a good two minute video overview of the program: 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GqY9_aE-v2Y 

Our website, http://harmonyprojectsf.org/, has more information.

Please send your resume and a letter explaining why you would like to teach in our program to seth@harmonyprojectsf.org. Thank you!

Qualifications: 

  • Teaching experience required

Responsibilities: 

  • Teach students from grades 3 - 8 in group settings 

Salary: 

up to $60/hour depending on experience

Application Instructions:

Please send your resume and a letter explaining why you would like to teach in our program to seth@harmonyprojectsf.org. Thank you!


Part-time Violin Teacher - Music City Academy (ends 9/10)

Description: 

A part-time violin teacher is needed to teach violin lessons on Sunday mornings. Other teaching opportunities on other week days will depend on need of students. 

Qualifications: 

Violin major undergrad students of Junior Year and above. 

Responsibilities: 

The violin teacher shall be responsible for preparation of teaching materials, music selection, teaching of technical skills and music theory as needed and if necessary, preparing students for examination and performances, maintaining student discipline in the class with the aim of maintaining student progress and interest.

Salary: 

Compensation will be based on actual number of hours of teaching and an hourly rate to be negotiated based on qualifications and experience. 

Application Instructions:

Interested candidates should call 1-415-681-8330 or email sfmusiccityacademy@yahoo.com.


Cello teacher - Ross/San Rafael area (ends 10/5)

Description: 

Cello Teacher for an advanced 12 yr old boy cellist

Qualifications: 

Accomplished cello player with experience teaching young musicians. Enthusiastic, loves teaching, knowledgeable, fun attitude. Must be able to teach advanced level students. 

Responsibilities: 

Travel to home in Ross/Marin County weekly to teach private 1 hour cello lesson to 12 yr old boy. Early evenings and/or weekends.

Salary: 

$80/hour 

Application Instructions:

Please email resume and experience to marla@evolvefoundation.net


Vocal

Female Voice Instructor - Inspire Music (ends 9/1)

Description: 

Vocal Instructor for Lesson Studio

Qualifications: 

Seeking or completed degree in vocal performance or pedagogy and/or prior teaching experience. 

Responsibilities: 

Teach private individual vocal classes to students and adults ages 8 to adult. 

Salary: 

$37+/hour 

Application Instructions:

Please email tnwoodlandinspire@gmail.com with a resume and a short description of yourself and your approach to music and teaching. Applicants must be able to legally work under 1099 contract in the United States.

 


Winds, Brass, & Percussion 

Oboe Teacher -  San Francisco near Golden Gate Park, north side (ends 7/20)

Description: 

Beginning oboe instructor for 13 year old, already plays bass clarinet, sings in choir and can read music.

Qualifications: 

Qualified to teach beginning oboe.

Responsibilities: 

30 minute lesson 1-2x per week.

Salary: 

$30 per 1/2 hour instruction.

Application Instructions:

Please email ksakelar@hotmail.com.