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Piano Instructor

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UpBeat Music and Arts
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Chicago, IL
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Published 19 days ago

Description:

The UpBeat Music and Arts Piano Instructor will work with a small team and gain valuable insight into the teaching and mentoring needs at a small and growing non-profit. The majority of responsibilities will include teaching a piano-based music curriculum to children ages 5-17, planning and using appropriate instructional and learning strategies, and helping to coordinating and support program activities.

 

Responsibilities may include

• Teaching theory, technique, performance, and composition in both individual piano and group settings.

• Utilizing exercises and games to help motivate students to learn specific ideas and techniques.

• Conducting ongoing assessments of student achievements through formal and informal testing.

• Helping to apply and enforce student discipline when necessary.

• Assisting to create, organize, and manage daily games, recreation, and team building exercises.

• Participating in planning meetings and contribute towards organizing activities, music curriculum design, and student/parent feedback processes.

 

Qualifications

• Proficient in music theory and piano performance

• Previous work experience in music education or summer camp is preferred, but not required

• Strong interpersonal, communication, and teaching skills with children

• The ability to work both independently and within a group environment

Description:

The UpBeat Music and Arts Piano Instructor will work with a small team and gain valuable insight into the teaching and mentoring needs at a small and growing non-profit. The majority of responsibilities will include teaching…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    November 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    October 30, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Level of Language Proficiency

English and Music.

English and Music.

Location

On-site
3938 W Belle Plaine Ave, Chicago, IL 60618, USA

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