Music Theatre Instructor for Early Childhood and Elementary Group Classes, part-time

Our Organization:

Levine Music is a welcoming community where children and adults find lifelong inspiration and joy through learning, performing, listening to, and participating with others in music. Levine’s core values – excellence and opportunity – infuse everything we do. Our distinguished faculty offer a broad and well-rounded curriculum that provides a strong musical foundation for students of different ages, abilities, and interests. We strive to make Levine’s education available to everyone. Hundreds of students receive substantial scholarship assistance; many hundreds more receive free instruction through fully funded in-school programs.

Position Summary:

Levine Music Theatre provides musical theatre training to students of all ages. We are currently looking for a part-time early childhood and elementary music theatre group class instructor to join a team of mutually supportive and collaborative teachers committed to teaching at the highest level with a diversity of pedagogical approaches. In these classes instructors will guide students in voice, music, acting, and dance. Each session concludes with a final performance of the students work. This can include musical revues, student written work, and pre-existing materials. Applicants should have experience working with students ages 3 years old to 11 years old; and groups of up to 15 students. Applicants should be able to direct students in scene work, lead theater games and improv, create beginner to advanced beginner dance choreography, knowledge of musical theatre repertoire for appropriate ages, and theatre for young audiences techniques. Applicants should be able to create a warm and welcoming environment to all students.

Other opportunities to work on productions and other group classes may be available to strong candidates.  B.F.A., B.A. or B.M. in musical theatre or theatre performance, or in theatre education. TYA experience is a plus.

Location: Silver Spring and Strathmore Campuses

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, contact for three references, as well as performance or directing resume (if applicable) :

 A. Maria Williams
Director Human Resources
Levine Music
2801 Upton Street, NW
Washington, DC 20008
(202) 686-8188
hrdept@levinemusic.org
www.levinemusic.org

Levine Music is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Levine Music’s employment policy is committed to anti-discrimination of employees or applicants based on sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law concerning any employment practices.