Teaching Artist- part time traveling music teacher

Organization:
Pantasia, LLC
Location:
Florence County
Salary:
to be discussed based on credentials
Category:
Posted On:
August 5, 2019

Description

Highly reputable company with 25 years in the music education business is looking for teachers who can teach very basic percussion and/or elementary beginner ukulele to small groups of elementary students approximately 1-3 Mondays and/or 1-3 Tuesdays a month during the school year. No prior experience teaching ukulele or percussion is required as long as you have prior music teaching experience. We can train you on the instruments. Student behavior should not be any sort of issue. Students are well behaved and selected for these ensembles based on merit. Small class size of less than 15 students.

Requirements

Music teacher must:
* Be extremely reliable. This job is only 2-4 days per month and the employee would not have the ability to “call out sick” except in extreme and fully documented instances
* Be able to represent our company with their high quality of work, a positive attitude, and complete professionalism expected of anyone in the public teaching sector
* Have the ability to pass a thorough background check
* Enjoy working with children and have a friendly demeanor
* Be willing to sign a contract and commit to teaching mid-October through the beginning of May (approximately 12-26 total days)
* Be able to demonstrate basic proficiency on his/her primary instrument (or vocal ability)
* Have excellent communication skills to provide daily updates to company about the success/struggles encountered during the lesson
* Experience teaching elementary-aged students is preferred, but any documented teaching experience is accepted
* Have his/her own reliable transportation

How to Apply

If interested, please respond to [email protected] with the following:
1. details concerning prior teaching experience
2. your primary instrument plus any other instruments you play
3. the name of the city in which you live
4. any other details you feel are relevant to someone applying for this position