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Music Instructor

JOB SUMMARY
Under the direct supervision of the Art/Special Events Manager, the Music Instructor is responsible for planning and executing private music classes.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Select and plan music curriculum for all ages
  • Provide music instruction in accordance with age and ability of student
  • Plan and execute a performance at the end of the season (for applicable classes)
  • Attend all classes, performances, and staff meetings
  • Complete clerical duties involved with performance processes
  • Communicate effectively and professionally with participants, parents, and staff
  • Perform the job safely and in compliance with District policies, procedures, work and safety rules, and the employee handbook
  • Maintain positive and effective working relationships with other employees


SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS

  • General work area is indoors in a smoke-free environment with controlled temperature and fluorescent lighting
  • Exposure to noise distractions from employees or equipment operation
  • Infrequent exposure to cleaning materials
  • Subject to modified/flexible work schedule

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Desire to work with ages six years to adult
  • Knowledge of basic music theory, music theory, current music trends, classroom etiquette, and posture and breathing techniques
  • Demonstrate the ability to provide leadership
  • Organized, creative, flexible, and effective communication skills
  • Good knowledge of pertinent safety precautions

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • College degree in Music or related field preferred
  • Must have Piano and/or Guitar instructing experience
  • Five to seven years of training in music
  • Three to five years of experience teaching music
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Elk Grove Village