Instructor, Private Lessons

Cleveland, OH
Jun 22, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

diversity employer

Department Name Arts Prep

Campus or Location Metropolitan Campus

Vacancy Number PT102-15

Reports To Director, Arts Prep

Recruitment Type External/Internal

Job Category Part-Time Faculty

Position Type Part-Time

Union Position Non-Union

Number of Openings Multiple

Job Description Summary

Provide private music lessons for the Fall, Spring and Summer semesters.Instructors provide instruction in the fundamentals of playing the musical instrument, including posture, note reading, rhythm, technical competency, and interpretation.

Job Responsibilities

*Instructors will provide instruction, and assign repertoire that matches the level of each individual student.
*Instructors develop and present a curriculum that provides students with an experience in the art form that is age appropriate, and challenges students to achieve at the highest level.
*Instructors will be expected to present a culminating event representing the quality of work undertaken over the course of the semester.

Required Qualifications

*Degree on the instrument they are teaching and/or equivalent experience
*Knowledge of effective strategies for integrating students with varying stages of musical development
*Ability to assess and grade the progress of the students
*Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

Prior instructional experience

Work Schedule

Between the standard College hours of business 8:30 - 5pm, Monday through Friday. Evenings and/or weekends may be required to accommodate various events and activities. The work schedule for this position will vary based on enrollment and departmental need.

Target Hiring Rate/Salary $30.00/hr

Posting Open Date 10/06/2014

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants

During the application process, you may be required to attach a cover letter and/or resume. It is recommended that you have these documents ready to be attached electronically to the online application. This system accepts only MS Word or PDF attachments. Any employment with the College is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check and drug screen.

Affirmative Action Statement

Cuyahoga Community College is committed to attaining excellence through the recruitment and retention of a qualified and diverse workforce. Cuyahoga Community College is an equal employment/educational opportunity institution

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a degree in music education and/or equivalent experience in the area or instrument you wish to teach?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have prior instructional experience in music education?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * On which instrument(s) are you capable of comprehensively instructing? Please list.

    (Open Ended Question)

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents