About the Position

Ensemble Music Schools is seeking a fun, experienced, and professional piano instructor to teach part-time at Middle C Music, our Washington DC location. We are looking for teachers who will instruct IN PERSON! Preference given to teachers with Friday, Saturday, and Sunday availability.

Teachers can set their availability within our open hours as needed, but both students and school staff appreciate consistency and preference will be given to candidates with greater availability.

Successful candidates will have a strong music background evidenced by a degree in music performance, pedagogy, Music Education, or equivalent performing experience, a demonstrated love of teaching, experience working with young musicians, a robust appreciation for punctuality, reliable transportation, and the ability to pass a routine background check.

Instructor pay is commensurate with experience and will be in the range of $40-48 per hour as an independent contractor.

About Ensemble Music Schools

Ensemble Music Schools is a partnership of community-driven music schools that maintain individual identities but share resources to ensure their mutual success.

This posting is for Middle C Music. Now in our eighteenth year of business, Middle C Music is a community music school and retail store that serves and promotes Washington musicians of all ages and skills. We are the only full-service music store operating in the District of Columbia. Our teachers specialize in a variety musical styles and instruments and help students chart a path to successfully learning an instrument or growing singing ability. We offer music lessons on Guitar, Drums, Violin, Voice, Piano, Ukulele, Woodwinds and Brass Instruments all in one location for students of all ages.

Why Teach for Us?

Ensemble Music Schools was created for the purpose of supporting excellence in musical education through excellence in music school administration. Our teachers are the heart and soul of our business - the ones actually in the lesson room with our students - and we are committed to their success. We are focused on attracting and developing highly qualified teaching faculty and endeavor to provide career opportunities appropriate to professional educators. For you, this means that we focus on making it as easy as possible to show up and teach music, with all of the administrative details taken care of, and with professional marketing resources that allow us to deliver steady growth in students and teaching hours.

Please send a resume and brief cover letter to Luisa Rodriguez through this portal to apply for this position. Diversity is a strength of our musical community, and we invite all those meeting the above criteria to apply.

Job Type: Independent Contractor

Pay: $40-48 per hour/independent contract