Monday, June 25, 2012


ONE-WEEK SUMMER STRING TEACHER POSITION


Laura Jekel, MYCincinnati Program Director
513-251-3800 ext. 106
www.pricehillwill.org/MYCincinnati

Position
String Teacher for El Sistema-inspired Summer Camp in Price Hill, Cincinnati
           

Dates                
Sunday, August 12 to Friday, August 17
                                   
Hours                
2 hours on Sunday, 8:30am –12:30pm Monday to Thursday, 8:30am – 2pm on Friday

Salary                
$400 for the week
Out-of-town applicants: we can provide housing (but not food or travel expenses)

Duties               
Teach private and group lessons
Lead orchestra rehearsals
Teach students of various levels, including beginners (never touched instruments before)
Oversee volunteers
Help supervise students as they arrive and depart
Communicate with parents
Assist program director with additional tasks

Qualifications     
Must be extremely flexible
Excellent communication skills
Comfortable teaching a variety of ages and levels in one group
Understanding of El Sistema and mission of MYCincinnati
Experience teaching group lessons preferred
Passionate about music
Ability to work as a team
Must be organized, patient and encouraging
Open to teaching under frequent observation
Some knowledge of Spanish language a plus

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to laura@pricehillwill.org. In your cover letter, please address what you feel makes an El Sistema-inspired music program different from other music programs, and why you are interested in working at MYCincinnati’s summer program.  Upon review of these materials, we may contact you to set up a phone interview.

For more information about MYCincinnati, please visit our Website, Facebook Page and YouTube Channel.


Please send us your materials no later than MONDAY, JULY 2nd. Thank you!

Price Hill Will does not discriminate in hiring or service delivery based on race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, or physical or mental disability unrelated to an individual’s ability to perform the job, in accordance with applicable laws