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Director of Preparatory Music Program

Location: Harrisonburg, VA
Posting Date: New on Nov 20 2023

Description: The responsibilities of this position involve the year-round administrative oversight of EMU’s Preparatory Music Program and teaching within the program. It encompasses private instrumental music instruction, a Suzuki violin curriculum, Youth Symphony, Preschool Music, and School Strings Program.

Duties: Leadership of the Preparatory Music Program includes the hiring and oversight of employees; creating and maintaining the program budget; arranging a yearly calendar of performances and activities; and providing vision for future development of the program.

Qualifications: Master’s degree in music required; evidence of successful arts administrative experience; strings instruction (all ages) and an affinity for the Suzuki Method.

Salary: Salary determined by education and experience.

Contact: Emily North, Administrative Assistant to the dean of the school of theology, humanities and the performing arts. [javascript protected email address]

Email: [javascript protected email address]

Part-time Suzuki Teachers, Strings and Piano

Location: Agoura Hills, CA
Posting Date: New on Nov 13 2023

Description: The Humanitas Academy of Music and Art in Agoura Hills,CA is looking for dedicated and enthusiastic piano, violin, violin and cello teachers ready to start teaching at our Suzuki Program Winter 2024.

Duties: Teach private and group lessons, assist with organization of student concerts, prepare students for solo and group recitals and performances.

Qualifications: Candidates should hold a degree in Music. ( and have at least 3 years of teaching experience. Applicants must have a minimum Book 4 Suzuki Teacher Training Certification . Applicants must have experience with group classes. Must be authorized to work in the US.

Salary: Competitive hourly salary, please inquire for more details

Contact: Gulia Gurevich

Phone: 4402286679
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Suzuki (preferred) Violin Teacher

Location: Wichita Falls, TX
Posting Date: New on Nov 1 2023

Description: The Wichita Falls Youth Symphony Orchestra is hiring a Suzuki (preferred) violin teacher for the Gail Key Academy of Music (GKAM). GKAM works in collaboration with area schools to provide weekly private and group lessons to K-5 students during the school day on elementary campuses.

Duties: Full time, 5 days instruction per week. Teach and organize private and group Suzuki lessons in elementary schools. Teachers will be expected to plan, execute, and attend recitals and special events that relate to the Academy. School year: August-May.

Start Date: 1/7/2024 or EARLIEST AVAILABILY

Qualifications: Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education or Violin Performance. Preferred registered Suzuki training.

Salary: Base salary $35,525 for GKAM (based on nine-month commitment).

Successful applicant will be offered additional employment with the Youth Orchestra and local Symphony, amounting to an additional $9,000+.

Violin teachers in high demand here. Guaranteed private studio on your terms.

Contact: Janelle Olson, Executive Director

Wichita Falls Youth Symphony Orchestra
1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301

Phone: 940-228-7893
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Part Time Suzuki/Prep Guitar Teacher, CSA, Wheaton, IL

Location: Wheaton, IL
Posting Date: New on Oct 19 2023

Description: Community School of the Arts (CSA) with a vibrant Suzuki and Prep program seeks an additional guitar instructor. Established in 1970, CSA is a school of nearly 600 students, 26 faculty and 2 staff affiliated with Wheaton College in Wheaton, IL.

Duties: Teach private and group lessons, assist with organization of student concerts, recitals and performances, and school promotional program.

Qualifications: Minimum Bachelor of Music Degree
Suzuki training through book 1 required, willingness to pursue further training in the near future.
2 years teaching experience/advanced pedagogy/performance degree.
Commitment to the Suzuki philosophy and continued growth.
Willingness to work in a team environment.

Salary: Teachers are part-time employees and are paid at an hourly rate based on training level and years of experience.

Contact: As a Christ-centered community, Wheaton College faculty and staff must affirm the College’s Statement of Faith as expressing their own theological convictions and agree to live by the moral standards in Wheaton’s Community Covenant, modeling these commitments for the Christian formation of our students. Wheaton College faculty and staff also support the Christ-Centered Diversity Commitment, which highlights our desire to treat all individuals as equal image-bearers of Jesus Christ through diversity, inclusion, justice, and unity.

Phone: 630-752-5814
Email: [javascript protected email address]


Location: Los Angeles, AR
Posting Date: New on Sep 25 2023

Description: The Suzuki Academy of a Sherman Oaks is looking for piano and violin teachers ready to teach at our music school starting Fall 2023. We are looking for teachers who are professional in appearance and mannerism, very organized and are available year-round (we do have small breaks in December.

Duties: Candidates must be eligible to work legally in the USA (working visa, student visa, green card or citizenship)
Candidate must send a classical performance of their choice on a YouTube link, send their resume and references to 
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Our school is located in Sherman Oaks

Qualifications: Having suzuki trainings will be a great advantage.

Salary: $50/ hour
First two months are paid $38/ hour

Contact: [javascript protected email address]

Phone: 323-861-5555
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Suzuki and/or Traditional Cello

Location: Vienna, VA
Posting Date: New on Sep 19 2023

Description: Harmonia School of Music & Art in Vienna, VA is looking for ambitious and experienced Suzuki Instructors, who are dependable, committed, and have a passion to teach.

Duties: Looking for ambitious and experienced Cello Instructors to teach individual lessons and group classes.

Work with parents and School administration

Prepare for recitals, workshops

Create a nurturing and encouraging learning environment

Prefer to teach 2+ days a week.

Qualifications: Dependable, committed, and have a passion for teaching.

Suzuki Method Training

Minimum of Bachelors degree, Masters degree preferred, in your discipline.

Must have teaching experience & enjoy teaching all ages and levels.

Long-term commitment is preferred. We offer year

Salary: Competitive compensation and commensurate with experience and education. Part-time and hourly rate offered.

Contact: Please send resume and cover letter to Ms. Chonghae Durak at [javascript protected email address].

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Suzuki Strings Teacher (Cello)

Location: Hamilton, BM
Posting Date: New on Sep 5 2023

Description: The Bermuda School of Music, Bermuda charity #483, has been providing music education to the Island since 1978. It is our aim to achieve musical excellence for all by providing individual and community music programmes for students of all ages and in areas of need.

Duties: Teach individual and group lessons to students, 29/hours per week. Hold studio and group recitals. Provide student progress reports. Perform in faculty concerts and at community events.

Qualifications: Candidates will hold a degree in Music (cello) and have 5 years post graduate teaching experience. Applicants must have a minimum Book 4 Suzuki Teacher Training Certification, the Comprehensive Suzuki Audition video and a teaching video. Applicants must have experience with group classes, chamber

Salary: Starting Salary Range—$50,000 – $53, 000 dependent on qualifications and experience, Comprehensive Insurance Policy, Continuing Education assistance and relocation allowance.

Contact: Mr. Kent Hayward, Executive Director, The Bermuda School of Music, Suite 436, 48 Par-la-Ville Road, Hamilton HM11 Tel: 296-5100 Fax: 292-0686 e-mail: [javascript protected email address] website:

Phone: 296-5100 ext. 208
Fax: 441-292-0686
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