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Music Therapist (part-time)

POSITION:
Powers Music School seeks an experienced and energetic Board-Certified music therapist with outstanding abilities to work with students of all ages, especially older adults. Currently, Powers employs one music therapist offering weekly individual sessions but is seeking to expand its offerings through on and off-site group instruction and sensory sensitive performances. This is an ideal opportunity for a creative, self-motivated individual to join and help grow a vibrant department.

DUTIES:

  • In consultation with department coordinator, develop, plan, and lead group sessions (on or off-site) based on community need
  • Lead individual sessions with students of all ages
  • Attend annual faculty meeting and open house
  • Explore opportunities for enrollment growth

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • Board certification strongly preferred
  • Documented work experience of at least 3-5 years preferred
  • Experience and expertise working with older adult populations
  • Effective communication skills with clients, families, and colleagues
  • Strong proficiency in multiple instruments – voice, guitar, piano, percussion, etc.

START: flexible

COMPENSATION: Competitive and based on experience and qualifications. Additionally there may be opportunities to perform in faculty recitals, Neighborhood Concert Series and Musical Storytelling events.

 

Piano Instructor (part-time)

POSITION:
Powers Music School seeks an experienced piano instructor with outstanding abilities to teach students of all ages, especially younger children. The current piano department is comprised of twelve faculty members who teach private lessons and coach chamber music.

DUTIES:

  • Teach private lessons
  • Teach group classes based on department need
  • Attend annual faculty meeting and open house
  • Explore opportunities for enrollment growth
  • Potential opportunities to work with the school’s community and summer programs

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master’s degree in performance, pedagogy or equivalent work experience
  • Documented successful teaching experience
  • Effective communication skills with students, parents, and colleagues

START: January 3, 2019. Thursday availability preferred.

COMPENSATION: Based on experience and qualifications.

 

For all Open Positions:

ORGANIZATION:
A passionate community committed to playing, learning, and growing together, Powers Music School is located in Belmont, MA. Powers welcomes over 900 students weekly, offering private music lessons in nearly 30 instruments, early childhood and group classes, jazz and rock bands, Suzuki instruction, orchestra, music theory, and composition. The school is also home to summer programs for strings, chamber music ensembles, and young children.

To apply:
Send cover letter, resume and 3 references by email to dacsadi@powersmusic.org or by mail to:
Dr. Daniel Acsadi
Director of Education
Powers Music School
PO Box 398, Belmont, MA 02478



 

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