About the Position

Ensemble Music Schools is seeking a fun, experienced, and professional violin instructor to teach part-time at The Music Connection, our Orland Park, IL location. We are looking for teachers who will instruct IN PERSON.

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 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 will be in the range of $27-30/hour. A 401(K) program with employer matching is available to all of our employees 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.

This posting is for The Music Connection, our school in Orland Park. The Music Connection is Chicagoland’s premiere Conservatory of Art and Music. Over the last two decades, we’ve worked tirelessly to help countless students find and connect to their passions. We’ve brought youngsters joy through song and art. Above all else, we strive to bring our students the finest education in a uniquely supportive and nurturing environment. The Music Connection’s teachers come from all over the world and are accomplished educators and performers. This means that they can teach their students most effectively and have the real-world experience needed to help students sustain success beyond their time at The Music Connection.


Why Teach for Us?

Ensemble Music Schools was created to support 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 Stephanie Henry 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: $27-30 per hour