About the Position

Ensemble Music Schools is seeking a fun, experienced, and professional Violin Instructor to teach part-time at multiple locations in the San Jose, Cupertino, and Fremont, CA areas. We are looking specifically for teachers who will instruct IN PERSON. We currently have several students on a waiting list for this opportunity, and the teacher who takes this role would receive students right away.

Successful candidates will have a strong music background evidenced by a degree in violin performance, pedagogy, 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 education and will be in the range $40-48 per hour. A 401(K) program with employer matching is available after 90 days on the job.

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. Ensemble Music Schools works closely with several schools in the Bay area including Melody Academy of Music (Fremont/Cupertino/Palo Alto) and Pacific Piano School (San Jose).


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: Part-time

Pay: $40-48 per hour