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 offers 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.

Levine Music is pleased to announce a part-time Violin Instructor position in the Suzuki Strings Department commencing September 2024.

Applicants should possess BM in Performance or Education, MM in Performance or Education preferred.  Applicants should have registered training in the Suzuki Method through Book 4, have a dedication to and understanding of the Suzuki philosophy, and have teaching experience with children of all ages. (Applicants with less Suzuki training may be considered if they are highly qualified in other areas and willing to continue training, observation, and mentoring.)   Group class teaching experience is a plus.

Levine Music is looking for applicants interested in and prepared to join a team of mutually supportive and collaborative teachers with a diversity of pedagogical approaches.

This position offers at least (5) hours of private teaching per week over the academic year to begin with and has the potential to grow. The instructor must be flexible to teach at any of the five of Levine’s campuses in the Washington DC area, to add more days/hours in the future.  Compensation will be awarded according to qualifications and experience.

Applicants for this position should submit a letter of application, resume, copies of the candidate’s and/or students’ recent concert programs, and a Video link of the candidate and/or candidate’s students in performance. This posting will remain open until the position is filled.

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.    

Please submit application materials via email to: 

Maria Williams 
Director Human Resources 
Levine Music 
2801 Upton Street, NW 
Washington, DC 20008 
(202) 686-8188  
(888)-240-7039 (secure fax)