The Dedham School of Music is seeking a part-time substitute Piano Instructor to start in September of 2019 and continue through January to cover a teacher on maternity leave. This position has potential for long-term work. We look for an experienced, enthusiastic, diverse and driven teacher who is able to engage with students, teach them love for music, and understand how to best serve them. Willingness and ability to teach weekly Introduction to Piano class to up to 8 4-5 year olds a requirement, and occasional semi-private lessons (two beginner students) a plus.
This position is estimated to be for 3+ hours of private lessons on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday afternoons between 3pm and 8pm. As we approach the start of Fall semester, we will have a better idea of exact times. Days are non-negotiable.
Providing lessons equal to the hours/weeks for which students are registered
Preparing students for required performance/assessment opportunities
Attending all faculty meetings for the contractual year
Performing in the end-of-year faculty recital
Maintaining correspondence with parents, students, and Employer with regards to scheduling, attendance, concerns, etc.
-Master's degree in piano performance, music education (piano focus), or extensive experience is
-1-3 years of teaching experience with young beginner through older advanced students.