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Instrumental Instructors for Clarinet

Position: Instrumental Instructor for Clarinet

Time Period: September, 2019- June, 2020 plus 2 week summer session in July (with opportunity to continue the position)

Job Openings: 1

Location: South Bronx, New York, NY

Description: Community music education program for at-risk NYC children

2-3 days/week, 6-8 hours/week


Lead beginner, intermediate and advanced clarinet classes and lessons with children ages 9-18 years old. Coordinate with directors and other program instructors regarding teaching philosophy, pedagogy, classroom management.

Qualifications :

- Extensive music teaching experience with groups of young children

- Excellent ability to deal well with a wide range of student abilities

- Enthusiastic, flexible, patient and positive demeanor

- Experience working collaboratively within a team

-Experience leading wind ensembles a plus

-Experience teaching saxophone a plus

- Spanish a plus

This position requires a high level of commitment to UpBeat's mission of social justice through musical experience and music education.

Compensation : $45/hour

Equal Opportunity Employment and Commitment to Diversity

UpBeat NYC believes it is critical for leaders to reflect the urban communities they serve. We actively recruit women and people of color to join our team. We support equal opportunity for all people.

How to apply:

Submit by email a resume and brief introduction highlighting your teaching experience to Resumes submitted without an introduction will not be considered. Though not required, if you have videos of yourself teaching, performance videos, and/or letters of recommendation, please send those along with your application.