New School of Music

25 Lowell Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Date Posted:
March 17, 2017

Eastern Massachusetts



Summer Music Program Intern, paid

The New School of Music is seeking a music education intern, an 8-week position. 

NSM is looking for an enthusiastic, dependable, and motivated individual. This position offers a unique opportunity to work directly with the NSM teaching staff in a number of different programs including musical theater, world music, and general music programs. Intern will work directly in the class with the program director and student participants. Opportunities to implement lesson plans, learn classroom management skills, and become familiar with a community music school setting. 

This is a paid internship, requiring a commitment of 35-40 hours a week. Duties may include: helping students one on one, aiding in supplemental group activities, and assisting with the development of the final performances as well as daily prep and clean-up. Intern will be expected to supervise students in age groups ranging from 5-14 years old and interact with parents, staff, faculty; strong interpersonal skills are a must. Program Dates: June 26 - August 18, 2016

Potential opportunity to work extended hours for an hourly rate as an After-Care group leader. 

Intern must have proven experience and confidence in working with youth ages 5-14. Ability to play a musical instrument is a plus. 
How To Apply:
Please send both a cover letter and resume to the New School of Music at  Please list the position title in the subject line.
Apply by:
May 12, 2017
$1,600 stipend based on 8 weeks; academic credit if applicable
About this Organization:
The New School of Music is a community music school offering music lessons to all ages since 1976. Our mission is to provide music instruction and music access to all through music education and music performances. The New School of Music is a full member of the National Guild of Community Schools of the Arts. We are located in Cambridge, MA just beyond Harvard Square and directly across from the Mt Auburn Hospital. Please visit us online at