Violin Instructor Job Opportunity

Background on the School

Knight Music Academy is a growing community school located in Lake Zurich, IL. Our goal is to provide exceptional music education and foster community through music.
Position Summary
Knight Music Academy is seeking a VIOLIN INSTRUCTOR to join our faculty. S/he will serve as an integral member of our program team. Responsibilities include:

  • Provide weekly private Traditional and/or Suzuki violin lessons for ages 5 years through adult at beginner, intermediate and advanced levels of study
  • Teach weekly group violin classes (Suzuki only)
  • Attend faculty and curriculum meetings
  • Attend student recitals

Qualifications

  • Minimum of B.A. or B.M. in violin performance or B.S. or B.M.E. with violin concentration; Master’s Degree preferred
  • Minimum of book 1 Suzuki training, or willingness to obtain training, plus one or more years of experience in teaching violin
  • Appreciation for the importance of music education
  • Willingness to embrace parent participation and empowerment
  • Ability to work collaboratively with Knight Music Academy faculty and management staff
  • Exceptional teaching and interpersonal skills

Status, Compensation, and Benefits
Part-time, hourly position. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience and education. Discount on retail merchandise in our on-site boutique. We provide a stimulating and creative work environment that values family, diversity, and employee initiative.
Application information
Please send resume and cover letter to:

Laura Knight, President
Knight Music Academy
579 N. Rand Rd., Lake Zurich, IL 60047
fax: 847-726-8742
email: laura@knightmusicacademy.com