Violin Instructor, 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 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.

The Position:

Levine Music is pleased to announce a part-time Violin Instructor position in the Strings Department, beginning September 2022.

Candidates should be experienced in teaching students with a broad range of abilities and backgrounds in private and group class settings. Ideally, candidates should have a strong classical background.

  • Violin/Viola Coach for the Silver Spring String Orchestra Program. Rehearsals on Saturdays 12:45-2:30pm.
  • Private lesson instruction at the NWDC, Silver Spring, or Strathmore Campuses on Saturdays
  • Additional weekday private lesson instruction at Silver Spring.
  • Experience setting up students from the beginning and creating a strong technical foundation.
  • Comfortable teaching advanced violin repertoire. 
  • Potential partnership group instruction in SEDC

A BM in Performance or Education required, MM in Performance or Education or equivalent teaching experience with children of all ages is required. Applicants should possess a love of music, teaching, and children as well as the desire to nurture and shape the lives of young musicians.

Performance opportunities may also be possible for successful candidates with strong performance backgrounds.

Compensation will be awarded according to qualifications and experience.   

How to Apply
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 to:

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