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Suzuki piano teacher and program director

Location: Ridgefield, CT
Posting Date: New on Nov 22 2022

Description: Ridgefield Suzuki School is an established Suzuki school with 100+ students offering violin, viola, cello, flute and piano lessons and group classes to Ridgefield and the surrounding communities. Ridgefield is a charming suburb of CT, approx. 90 minutes from NYC with a rich arts community.

Duties: Teach private lessons and group classes, facilitate recitals and concerts, some accompanist duties. Piano Program leader – we are seeking a fabulous teacher that also has the vision, experience and execution skills to shape the piano program and integrate the program within the rest of the school.

Qualifications: Registered Suzuki Bk 1 training, higher preferred. Bachelors or higher degree in Music. Ideal candidate would have prior experience at a Suzuki School or running their own studio and have vision for the piano program within the School. Early Childhood class could be taught by qualified applicants.

Salary: Competitive salary commensurate with education and experience. Full health and retirement benefits available for full-time employees. Tuition reimbursement available for continued Suzuki Training.

Contact: Contact: Send cover letter and resume to director, Jessica McNamara – [javascript protected email address]

Website: www.RidgefieldSuzukiSchool.com
Phone: 203-403-2667
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Part time Suzuki Violin/Viola Instructor

Location: Princeton Junction, NJ
Posting Date: New on Nov 15 2022

Description: One immediate part-time teaching position at Princeton String Academy www.stringacademy.net for violin and/or viola instructor. We offer a 37 week academic year schedule of private lessons and group classes and an eight week summer program.

Duties: Instructor will teach standard Suzuki literature to students of all levels within a dynamic environment of private and group lessons

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required and Master’s Degree preferred with a minimum SAA registered training through Book 2. Seeking serious candidates only who are committed to a vision of excellence for each student and for the program. Starts immediately.

Salary: Extremely competitive and negotiable based on experience. Tuition reimbursement offered for ongoing SAA training.

Contact: Paul Manulik
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609-751-7664

Website: www.stringacademy.net
Phone: 609-751-7664
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Suzuki Violin Teacher Elementary School

Location: Austin, TX
Posting Date: New on Nov 11 2022

Description: Wells Branch Elementary is an Arts Integration Academy in Round Rock ISD which which is known statewide for its distinguished fine arts programs. The campus serves a diverse student population and houses a dual language Spanish/English curriculum.

Duties: Teach small and large group Suzuki inspired instruction to kindergarten through 5th grade students. Provide training for parents. Lead student performances on and off campus. Participate in organizing the annual district Suzuki violin festival.
Support campus mission and vision.

Qualifications: A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree with the majority of coursework in music is required for this position. Suzuki Violin teacher training and experience at least through Book 2. Experience with Step by Step Violin 1A and 1B strongly preferred. Bilingual English/Spanish desirable but not required.

Salary: This is a full-time salaried position with comprehensive benefits. See Round Rock Independent School District Salary Schedule for details.

Contact: To apply, complete the application on the RRISD Employment website. Look for the posting titled: TEACHER—ELEMENTARY STRINGS INTEGRATION ACADEMY

Website: bit.ly/3t77fua
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Nashville Suzuki Teacher

Location: Nashville, TN
Posting Date: New on Nov 1 2022

Description: We are a boutique Suzuki Music Program in Nashville consisting of four experienced teachers, and we are looking to expand our program. We handle all administrative tasks, advertise for students, and field inquiries.

Duties: Teach the Suzuki Method on your instrument(s).
Work closely with parents to facilitate their child’s growth.
Work with other teachers in a collaborative, supportive environment.
Prepare students for 3 studio recitals each year.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have advanced study in an instrument, Suzuki Teacher Training (or willingness to be trained), and/or teaching experience.

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Contact: Elizabeth Eckert

Website: www.eckertmusic.com
Phone: 6157143014
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Full Time Suzuki Cello Teacher

Location: Wan Chai, HK
Posting Date: New on Oct 4 2022

Description: Seed Music Academy was established in February 2019. Our academy has grown from 6 families into 100 families, 2 premises and 10 teachers in 4 years. Our cello studio has grown from 2 to 25 families in one year, and we are looking for a passionate cellist to join our growing cello community in HK.

Duties: Conduct weekly private cello class, bi-monthly group classes, theory classes, chamber classes, school activities and recitals. Maintain good communication with our staff, faculties, parents and students. Position is available starting January 2023. Active teaching hours is 30 hours per week.

Qualifications: BM in Cello Performance, MM in Cello Performance or above preferred. Registered Suzuki Cello Training Book 1-4 minimum. Orchestral conducting, chamber music ensemble experiences is a plus. We seek candidate who is passionate in teaching and possess a good character with good communication skills.

Salary: USD $45K per year. Package includes housing, health insurance, employment based retirement protection scheme, relocation fee.

The school consists of 34 weeks of teaching during the semester, plus 6 weeks of summer school. Holidays will include Christmas, Chinese New Year, Easter.

Contact: Please submit CV, reference letters, your performance video, private cello lesson & group lesson teaching videos with young children to [javascript protected email address]

Website: www.seedmusic.com.hk
Phone: 852-6022-3200
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Suzuki Guitar Instructor

Location: Washington, DC
Posting Date: New on Oct 4 2022

Description: The Suzuki Guitar Department is seeking a Suzuki Guitar instructor to teach at several campuses Saturday teaching availability is highly desirable. Candidates should be Suzuki Method certified (Book 1 or higher), and have experience teaching children of all ages.

Duties: Teach Suzuki guitar private and group lessons.

Qualifications: A classical background, a Masters Degree in music performance or education, or equivalent experience. The ability to teach traditional guitar lessons is highly desirable. Applicants should have a strong understanding of the Suzuki philosophy, and have teaching experience with children of all ages.

Salary:

Contact: Maria Williams
Director Human Resources
Levine Music
2801 Upton Street, NW
Washington, DC 20008
[javascript protected email address]
(202) 686-8000 x1008
(888)-240-7039 (secure fax)
www.levinemusic.org

Website: www.levinemusic.org/about/employment/suzuki-guitar-instructor-part-tim
Phone: 2026868188
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Suzuki Violin Instructor

Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posting Date: New on Oct 4 2022

Description: Desert Garden Montessori is an internationally accredited school that values interpersonal connections, character, and excellence in Montessori education for students, infant through high school. They also offer programs including art, music, theater, Spanish, organic gardening and organic kitchen

Duties: Duties include teaching violin group classes for lower and upper elementary students during afternoon school hours, facilitate student recitals and student performances at special school events, attend required faculty meetings, communicate with parents and other teachers as needed.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Music or Music Education/Pedagogy with registered SAA training is preferred. Preference given to registered SAA training and minimum of Book 1 Suzuki training with willingness to continue. Applicants should have a passion for teaching children, & a strong work ethic.

Salary: Competitive salary commensurate with education and experience. Benefits available.

Contact: Norma Holmes—Human Resources
www.desertgardenmontessori.com
5130 E Warner Road
Phoenix, AZ 85044
602-399-5592

Website: www.desertgardenmontessori.org
Phone: 6023995592
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Suzuki Piano and Violin Instructors

Location: Crystal Lake, IL
Posting Date: New on Sep 30 2022

Description: Encore Music Academy is a not-for-profit community music school serving McHenry County, Illinois. The organization’s mission is to cultivate the innate musical abilities within each individual in a welcoming and nurturing environment.

Duties: Suzuki Piano and Violin Instructors provide high-quality music instruction to students in a one-on-one environment. Private Lesson Instructors work to foster musical education and growth through private lessons, across a range of ages and ability levels.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in music, music education, performance required. Master’s degree in music, music education, performance preferred. Suzuki training of at least book 1 with an intent to continuing training. Excellent organizational skills, communication skills, attention to detail.

Salary: Hourly wage determined by education and experience starting at $35/hr. Benefits available with 25 weekly teaching hours.

Contact: Cynara Pierzina
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815.356.7464

Website: www.encoremusicacademy.org
Phone: 815-356-7464
Fax: 815-425-1302
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Suzuki Violin Instructor

Location: Washington, DC
Posting Date: New on Sep 22 2022

Description: Applicants should be interested in joining a team of mutually supportive and collaborative teachers with a diversity of pedagogical approaches to teach private Suzuki violin and group classes.

Duties: Flexible to teach at one or more of the six of Levine’s campuses in the Washington DC area.

Qualifications: Registered training in the Suzuki Method through Book 4, have a dedication to and understanding of the Suzuki philosophy, and have teaching experience with children of all ages. (Applicants with less Suzuki training may be considered if they are highly qualified in other areas)

Salary:

Contact: Maria Williams
Director Human Resources
Levine Music
2801 Upton Street, NW
Washington, DC 20008
[javascript protected email address]
(202) 686-8188
(888)-240-7039 (secure fax)
www.levinemusic.org

Website: www.levinemusic.org/suzuki-strings-cello-instructor-part-time/
Phone: 2026868188
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Director/Instructor of Suzuki String Program

Location: Fort Smith, AR
Posting Date: New on Sep 19 2022

Description: Community School of the Arts is seeking a Director/Instructor in Violin of our Suzuki String program to develop and coordinate a full-scale string program and teach in it. Part of their schedule will be working in the new CSA Preschool for the Creative Arts. Serve as the face of CSA Suzuki program.

Duties: 1. Bachelor’s Degree in music with registered SAA training and minimum Book 2 with intent to continue training in advanced Suzuki levels
2. 2-3 years teaching experience
3. Communication & leaderships skills. Ability to attract students.
4. Active Recruiter. Ability to engage the public.

Qualifications: 1. Responsible for parent engagement, recrutment, retention
2. Teach private lessons to all ages and levels
3. Coordinate and lead ensembles
4. Prepare students for advanced studies
5. Teach 3-4 year olds in the CSA Preschool and coordinate Suzuki in Prek

Salary: Full-time salary with some benefits to be determined by qualifications.
CSA will give preference to those who can begin as soon as available.

Contact: Please send all info to Dr. Rosilee Russell at [javascript protected email address]. Contact Rosilee by text or phone at 479-739-4655. CSA main office is 479-434-2020. Send Resume/Vita and Reference Contacts now. Visit us online to view our important capital campaign for new facility coming in 2023.

Website: csafortsmith.org
Phone: 4797394655
Email: [javascript protected email address]