Contracted Service - Private Lesson Instructor (Wind/String/Percussion/Voice)

Job | Posted a year ago
Position Areas
Non-Instructional Support


The EVSC is committed to investing in its fine arts programs.  The music programs have experienced dramatic growth over the past several years, resulting in the need to expand our quality music educators.  We are looking for talented, motivated, and committed woodwind, brass, string, percussion, and voice private instructors with a passion for music education.  The ideal candidate will demonstrate a passion for teaching with an ability to cultivate the students' interest in music and provide quality individual instruction.  Private instructors will be afforded the opportunity to teach during or after school private lessons either in EVSC schools or at their home studios allowing one on one instruction.  EVSC currently has over 2500 students enrolled in its instrumental music programs.  Private instructors will have access to rosters that have been amassed by EVSC of students who are interested in taking private lessons. 
Preferred Qualities:
Demonstrate advanced ability and thorough knowledge of instrument. 
Comfortable with individual instruction.
Experience teaching youth and/or beginning musicians. 
Strong time management and organizational skills to keep students on task in lessons. 
High energy, self-driven, and motivated. 
Ability to inspire student/community enthusiasm. 
Strong management skills and consistent expectations. 
Working knowledge of pedagogy, rehearsal strategies, methods, and literature. 
Ability to interact effectively with children and adults. 
Ability to adapt to different learning styles.
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor's degree or higher in music, or equivalent professional experience.  Degrees with a focus on pedagogy are a definite plus. 
Possess pedagogical expertise in area.
Keyboard performance skills a plus.
Should possess a vision for excellence in performing arts at the elementary/middle/high school levels and a strong desire to achieve success.
Must be skilled to provide musical instruction and run an effective private lesson program. 
$36/each hour of instruction, billed directly to families by instructor. 

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Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation

951 Walnut Street , Evansville, IN 47713

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951 Walnut Street , Evansville, IN 47713

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Amount per Student


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% ELL Students


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Student Teacher Ratio


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% IEP Students


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