Private Instrument Instructors & Preschool Music Instructors


Foundation Music School currently has no immediate job openings for private lesson instructors, however, if you feel you would be a good fit for the Foundation Music School team, we encourage you to submit a cover letter and resume. We would love to know about you and will keep your resume on file for future employment opportunities.

Private teaching: We offer private lessons on piano, guitar/uke, voice, violin/viola, percussion and Brass & Woodwind instruments. Studio sizes vary depending on need an candidate availability, typically ranging from 10-30 students (5-15 hours per week).  Candidates should be available to teach primarily during after-school hours, 3-7:30pm, on the days they are teaching.

Interested candidates: Please upload a cover letter and resume, including three references.

Family Music/Preschool Instructor: Candidates who are interested in teaching Family Music classes (for ages 0-5 with care giver and child) and Preschool music and movement classes (ages 3-5 drop-off classes) are encouraged to submit a cover letter and resume. A strong voice is required and the ability to accompany yourself on an instrument such as guitar, ukulele, or autoharp is a plus. The ability to create a fun, creative learning environment is so important, as well as the skills to interact not only with children ages 0-5 years but also the adult who brings them to class! Number of working hours can be flexible.

Interested candidates: Please upload a cover letter and resume, including three references.


Qualifications: A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in music (pedagogy, performance, music education with instrument emphasis) is required and/or previous teaching experience at the beginner- early intermediate level is preferred. Our ideal candidate would be energetic, able to communicate clearly with parents and administration, knowledgeable in multiple approaches to teaching, creative, organized, comfortable with google docs and registration software (training provided) and a team-player.


Hourly rates are commensurate with education and experience, between $26.50 and $29 per hour.

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