About the Position

Ensemble Music Schools is seeking a fun, experienced, and professional violin instructor to teach part-time with our Houston Music School, Lessons on the Go.

This teaching position is IN PERSON and in students' homes and serves the zip codes:

77380-77382, 77384, 77389, 77375, and 77385

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. This position is unique as the instructor will need a reliable mode of transportation since they will be instructing in family residences, in person.

Successful candidates will have a strong music background evidenced by a degree in violin performance 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 $35-40 per hour range, with the option of employee status, liability insurance coverage, a 401K benefit and mileage reimbursement for candidates who select this option. Candidates also have the option of independent contractor status, and these options can be discussed within the interview process.

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 Lessons on the Go. Lessons on the Go is a traveling music school offering the convenience of home lessons in The Woodlands and select other neighborhoods of Houston, Texas. The school was founded in 2011 and offers over 15 teachers instructing in piano, voice, guitar and violin, and cello.


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 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: $35-$40 per hour, with mileage reimbursement and 401K benefit options