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Suzuki Teachers needed in Houston : Guitar, Piano, cello and violin teachers needed ASAP

Location: Houston (north), TX
Posting Date: New on May 17 2018

Description: We need Violin, Piano, cello, voice and Guitar teachers at our Suzuki Academy in HOUSTON
Teacher will teach 4 private lessons and one group lesson per month.

Duties: We are looking for teachers who are willing to teach 3-4 days/ week minimum (4 hours minimum / day)
We are looking for teachers who are really organized and follow fully the Suzuki Philosophy.

Qualifications: Teachers must have a degree in music and have at least Suzuki book 1,2 registered training in their instrument.

Salary: Around $45/ hour)
This job is a Contractor position with no benefits.
Teachers are paid monthly )the summer as well)
Teachers have up to 6 weeks holidays a year and they are paid!
The salary wil be based on students registrations. We will build your program

Contact: 832-298-9641

Website: www.samusichouston.com
Phone: 8322989641
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Suzuki Piano Teacher

Location: Buffalo, NY
Posting Date: New on Jul 9 2018

Description: Celebrating 50 years of musical excellence, Buffalo Suzuki Strings is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit music program with 250 violin, viola, cello, piano, classical guitar, and harp students. Early Childhood Education, Repertory and Enrichment classes are a part of our curriculum.

Duties: Private and group lessons for beginning, intermediate, and advanced students. Two, 16-week terms plus 8-week summer session.

Qualifications: Bachelors in performance or music education required. SAA registered teacher training preferred.

Salary: Commensurate with experience. Health benefits.

Contact: [javascript protected email address]

Website: www.buffalosuzukistrings.org
Phone: 7167438728
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Suzuki Violin Teacher

Location: Buffalo, NY
Posting Date: New on Jul 9 2018

Description: Celebrating 50 years of musical excellence, Buffalo Suzuki Strings is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit music program with 250 violin, viola, cello, piano, classical guitar, and harp students. Early Childhood Education, Repertory and Enrichment classes are a part of our curriculum.

Duties: Private and group lessons for beginning, intermediate, and advanced students. Two, 16-week terms plus 8-week summer session.

Qualifications: Bachelors in performance or music education required. SAA registered teacher training preferred.

Salary: Commensurate with experience. Health benefits.

Contact: [javascript protected email address]

Website: www.buffalosuzukistrings.org
Phone: 7167438728
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Suzuki Cello Teacher

Location: Ridgefield, CT
Posting Date: New on Jul 9 2018

Description: Ridgefield Suzuki School is an up-and-coming new school offering violin, viola and cello lessons and group classes in the Suzuki Method, as well as early childhood classes to Ridgefield, CT and the surrounding communities.

Duties: Teach private lessons and group classes to students age 3.5 and up. Help facilitate recitals, concerts, and other community events. Recruit new students to help build cello studio. An Early Childhood class could be taught by applicants that also had ECE training.

Qualifications: Registered Suzuki training through Bk. 2 or higher. Bachelors or higher degree in Music.

Salary: Competitive salary commensurate with experience. Bonus compensation for growing the cello studio. Position is part time to start with the hopes of quickly becoming full time.

Contact: [javascript protected email address]

Website: www.RidgefieldSuzukiSchool.com
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Piano Instructor

Location: Tallahassee, FL
Posting Date: New on Jun 25 2018

Description: Music Lessons Express announces a vacancy for a piano instructor at our location on Apalachee Parkway in Tallahassee, Florida. Music Lessons Express is a quickly-growing studio of 200+ private music students and 30 part-time instructors serving the North Florida area.

Duties: Music Lessons Express is looking to hire an instructor interested in building a Suzuki piano studio from the ground up. The instructor will be responsible for teaching private piano lessons, both Suzuki and non-Suzuki, and leading weekly group classes.

Qualifications: Candidates must be comfortable teaching students of all ages and ability levels and have strong work ethic and love of teaching. Prior Suzuki teaching experience and a minimum of ECC completion and Book 1 registration is strongly preferred.

Salary: Hourly contractor positions available. Full-time, salaried position available for the right candidate.

Contact: Natasha Marsalli, director: [javascript protected email address]

Website: www.MusicLessonsExpress.com
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Cello Teacher—part time

Location: Daly City, CA
Posting Date: New on Jun 13 2018

Description: Join our excellent faculty for a collaborative group teaching experience at our El Sistema inspired program. Here is a 2 minute video overview of the program:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GqY9_aE-v2Y
Our website: http://harmonyprojectsf.org/ has more information.

Duties: Teach group cello classes beginner to intermediate and assist in orchestra or other classes as necessary. Mondays 3—6pm, Wednesdays from 2 to 5 PM, and Saturdays from 10am till 12.

Qualifications: Suzuki training preferred but not required. Experience with groups a plus.

Salary: Up to $60 per hour depending on experience.

Contact: Seth Mausner
Director, Harmony Project Bay Area
415.584.5946
http://harmonyprojectsf.org/

Email: [javascript protected email address]

Faculty Opening—Saturday afternoon Suzuki Violin Teacher

Location: Littleton, MA
Posting Date: New on Jun 12 2018

Description: Indian Hill Music School, a community music school in Littleton MA, with a faculty of 60+ professional teaching artists, has an opening in the fall for a part-time Suzuki Violin Teacher to teach weekly private lessons and required group classes in our Suzuki program beginning 1pm on Saturdays.

Duties: Faculty members are responsible for: 1) inspiring and sharing their love of music; 2) setting a high bar for students’ levels of technical skill and musicality; 3) clearly communicating expectations; and 4) advocating for students to engage in additional IHM programs to deepen musical development.

Qualifications: Candidates should have a degree in music and a minimum of three years of teaching experience, be registered training at least through Suzuki Book 1 with the intent to pursue addition training, and be very comfortable working with students as young as four years old through more advanced, older students.

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Contact: Pete Robbins, [javascript protected email address], 978-486-9524

Website: www.indianhillmusic.org
Phone: 978-486-9524
Fax: 978-486-9844
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Full time Cello teacher

Location: Halifax, NS
Posting Date: New on Jun 7 2018

Description: Part time cello teacher for Suzuki private and group lessins on a FAST growing new Suzuki School. Other jobs available to make this a full time job until the Suzuki Cello program has grown to a full time job are also available. Correcting theory, 4 local school cello programs, 13 Chamber groups

Duties: Teaching a Fast growing new cello program at our new Suzuki School PTw to book 4 players. Private weekly lessons and 20 group lessons each year.

Qualifications: Must have Suzuki Book 4 cello training and a degree is prefered.

Salary: Competative local rate per hour, the school job is $20,000/year for 8 hours of teaching a week. The schools are in walking distance from the Suzuki school.

Contact: Looking for a cello teacher with a Canadian passport. Wanting a teacher that works well as a team with other Suzuki Teachers is a MUST. We have a FAST growing school and need people who are organized to keep up with its fast growth.

Website: Scotiasuzuki.org
Phone: 902 476 7776
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Two full time Violin teachers

Location: Halifax, NS
Posting Date: New on May 31 2018

Description: Scotia Suzuki School of Music is looking for two (2) Suzuki Violin Teachers for private and group lessons. The position is full-time (30 hours/week) and permanent. In addition to its Sept-June program, the school runs a six-wk summer lesson program as well as a one-week Summer Institute.

Duties: Teach students violin using the Suzuki method private/group
Develop curriculum /prepare teaching materials for monthly parent-training
Grade theory books to evaluate students’ progress
Advise students in their career decisions in music, tutoring
Conduct solo / group concerts, train new teachers

Qualifications: Must have at least 8 months’ full-time experience as violin instructor using the Suzuki method. Book 10 Suzuki training mandatory. Must have Bachelor’s degree in music. Ideal candidate will have post-graduate education. Active membership in SAA mandatory. Must be fluent in English.

Salary: Will be discussed after interview and before hiring.

Contact: Christy Hodder, is the Director of the school. Please send a cover letter and Resume by email only and you will be contacted you if interested in a Skype/Face Time interview.

Business location: 6441 Chebucto Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3L 1K6

Website: Scotiasuzuki.org
Phone: ‭(902) 476-7776‬
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Suzuki Violin preschool teacher, full time

Location: Ridgewood, NJ
Posting Date: New on May 29 2018

Description: Opportunity to develop a preK Suzuki Violin Program for 3- 5 year olds at several area preschools. Group classes would meet 2 sessions of 45 minutes per week. A parent/caregiver would attend training first w/out the child then attend classes with the child. Private lessons could also be scheduled.

Duties: Traveling teacher would set up a program at some of the many highly interested nurseries/preschools in the area, teaching a couple days each week at each of the schools. (Initial contact has been made with many schools and there is great interest)
Teacher could add private lessons for older students

Qualifications: A bachelor degree in music and registered Suzuki violin training to at least level 2, with plans to continue further training in the Suzuki method. Yearly weekend or week long studies at Suzuki Institutes are encouraged.
Prior Suzuki Teaching experience preferred.

Salary: To be determined by the Suzuki teacher and number of preschools that contract for this music elective. Parents will pay for classes, instrument and materials.

Contact: Dorothy Neff (retired Suzuki teacher who will act as liaison/consultant to help set up program)

201-447-5134

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Phone: 201-447-5134
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Suzuki Piano Teacher, Suzuki Violin Teacher

Location: Wayland, MA
Posting Date: New on May 23 2018

Description: We are a school with a local reputation for excellence, in a town a half hour from Boston which greatly values music education, with no other Suzuki program within convenient distance. We are steadily adding students; we need a Sunday violin teacher (possibly one more day) and a third piano teacher.

Duties: Piano: Teach private lessons
Violin: Teach “Intro to Suzuki Violin” classes, private lessons and group classes; viola ability a definite plus but not essential.
Both: May teach both Suzuki and traditional students if desired. Possibility of advanced students and/or chamber music coaching.

Qualifications: Suzuki registered training through Book 2 (minimum)
8 -10 years teaching experience
Enthusiasm, sense of humor, “on the spot” creativity
Strong performance skills and credits
Commitment to continued growth as teacher and musician
Ability to be part of a team as we build a cohesive Suzuki program

Salary: Available on request. Hourly rate commensurate with other high-quality music schools in the Boston area. Higher rate paid for chamber music and group classes. Recitals and events also paid. Attendance/makeup policies are enforced, and underscore respect for teachers’ time and professionalism.

Contact: Penny Wayne-Shapiro, Director
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508 358 7835

Website: www.waylandmusic.com
Phone: 508-358-7835
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Suzuki Violin and Piano Teachers Needed in Denver

Location: Denver, CO
Posting Date: New on May 18 2018

Description: The Suzuki Strings of Denver, a growing program in beautiful Colorado, has a waiting list of prospective violin students in the east neighborhoods of Denver. An experienced piano teacher/accompanist is also needed in this area, and there are also opportunities to co-teach an established SECE class.

Duties: An enthusiastic & communicative new violin teacher would work closely with the director while setting up a private lesson schedule, and would be prepared to teach biweekly group repertory classes, lead monthly community concerts, and collaborate regularly with other faculty members.

Qualifications: For violin: Bachelor’s Degree in Music required, and SAA registered teacher training through Book 4, minimum. Long-term SAA training through Book 8 preferred.
Piano SAA training through Book 4 and a Bachelor’s Degree in Music along with collaborative piano experience preferred.
SECE Unit I desired.

Salary: Commensurate with experience.

Contact: Vanessa Vari, SSD Director
Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and short teaching video, preferably of a student at a Book 1 level.

Phone: 7165364612
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Suzuki violin teacher

Location: Cincinnati OH / N. Kentucky, KY
Posting Date: New on May 16 2018

Description: The Northern Kentucky School of Music of Immanuel (NKYSM), located 8 miles south of downtown Cincinnati, serves over 600 students of all ages from OH, KY, and IN. Our Suzuki Program is now in its 7th year and has great potential for growth in the Greater Cincinnati area.

Duties: Violin teacher needed for a large studio, Pre-Twinkle to Bk 8+. Viola teaching an asset. Additionally, teach 4-5 hours of group classes each week, for 24 weeks out of 30. Prepare students for regular public performances. Potential opportunity for leadership in artistic and/or admin management.

Qualifications: MMus and SAA training through Bk 8 Violin registered. Minimum 7 years Suzuki teaching. Must be a team player with a passion for working with children and youth, demonstrate a commitment to lifelong learning, have exceptional maturity, and be an effective communicator.

Salary: Please contact for details.

Contact: Dr. Myra Yeung, Program Director, Northern Kentucky Suzuki Program
Mrs. Toni Sheffer, Director, Northern Kentucky School of Music of Immanuel
Mrs. Ellen Stephens, Director, Strings Division, NKYSM

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Address: 2551 Dixie Highway, Lakeside Park, KY 41017

Website: www.nkyschoolofmusic.org
Phone: 859-341-8555
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Suzuki Lower School String Music Teacher

Location: Boston, MA
Posting Date: New on Apr 26 2018

Description: The Lower School Music Teacher will design and lead music classes for students in pre-K through 2nd grade. Pre-K and Kindergarten classes of 20 students meet twice a week for 30 minutes and are to emphasize singing, stylized movement and dance, and pre-ensemble music literacy skills.

Duties: •Deliver high-energy, dynamic, and joyful music instruction
• Refine and improve music curriculum and musical repertoire
• Identify students who are not meeting benchmarks and plan creative and appropriate interventions
• Assist in planning three school-wide music concerts

Qualifications: •Proficiency on a string instrument required, degree in music education preferred
• Excellent organizational skills, personal skills and the willingness to be a team player
• CPR and First-Aid certification or a willingness to obtain them
• Demonstrated cultural competence and sensitivity

Salary: Full time salary based on experience, benefits included

For full job description please see:
http://bridgebostoncs.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/LowerSchoolMusicTeacher_2018.pdf

For more information please visit:
http://bridgebostoncs.org/our-programs/music-el-sistema/

Contact: Julie Davis, Music Director
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Please see full job description:
http://bridgebostoncs.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/LowerSchoolMusicTeacher_2018.pdf

Website: bridgebostoncs.org/our-programs/music-el-sistema/
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Suzuki Teachers needed in Houston : Guitar, Piano, cello and violin teachers needed ASAP

Location: Houston (north), TX
Posting Date: New on May 17 2018

Description: We need Violin, Piano, cello, voice and Guitar teachers at our Suzuki Academy in HOUSTON
Teacher will teach 4 private lessons and one group lesson per month.

Duties: We are looking for teachers who are willing to teach 3-4 days/ week minimum (4 hours minimum / day)
We are looking for teachers who are really organized and follow fully the Suzuki Philosophy.

Qualifications: Teachers must have a degree in music and have at least Suzuki book 1,2 registered training in their instrument.

Salary: Around $45/ hour)
This job is a Contractor position with no benefits.
Teachers are paid monthly )the summer as well)
Teachers have up to 6 weeks holidays a year and they are paid!
The salary wil be based on students registrations. We will build your program

Contact: 832-298-9641

Website: www.samusichouston.com
Phone: 8322989641
Email: [javascript protected email address]