School of Rock Natick

217 West Central Street
Natick, MA 01760
natick.schoolofrock.com
natick@schoolofrock.com

Date Posted:
November 05, 2018

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Education/Instruction

Type:
Part-Time

Guitar Instructor

Description:

School of Rock Natick is looking for a talented and experienced Guitar Instructor to take on an existing roster of students. Seeking positive and energetic, candidates that have a passion for music and experience teaching a wide range of students. Ideal candidate is a working musician who also has formal music school training. Multi-instrumentalists are preferred. Instructors at School of Rock teach one-on-one lessons, and some instructors also coach group rehearsals.

This is a fun, high-energy, rewarding part time opportunity with versatile hours.

The School of Rock Music Instructor teaches students rock and roll, from AC/DC to Zappa. The Instructor creates a safe and cool environment for students to achieve their musical and creative potential and insures that each School of Rock student has an exceptional musical journey. In support of that goal, the Instructor is responsible for all music and education-related elements within the lessons. The Instructor creates a dynamic lesson experience to insure their students are challenged and inspired. The Instructor embodies rock and roll in a positive way and is responsible for creating the most valuable student lesson experience possible.

We teach five core areas at School of Rock - guitar, bass, keys, drums, and vocals. Many of our instructors have broader musical talent as well which we do our best to engage.


Responsibilities and Duties

Music Instruction:

Maximize the quality of music instruction including private lessons and shows

Be sure the students are learning the fundamentals of music, not just songs

Create and document thoughtful lesson plans

Opportunity to advance to Music Director

Customer Connection:

Communicate regularly with parents on progress of students after lessons

Interact with parents and students regularly by being visible and accessible in the school

Pitch in during canceled lessons in the overall execution of the program

Assist in rehearsals and basic maintenance in school

Qualifications and Skills

2+ years' experience performing and/or teaching music professionally preferred

Knowledge of music theory and curriculum design

Excellent ability to deal well with a wide range of customers and other people

Strong organizational skills

Very strong customer relations skills

Resourceful and good problem-solver

Works well under pressure

Ideal candidate is a working musician who also has formal music school training

Enthusiastic, flexible, patient, and positive demeanor

Good judgment a must

Passion for teaching


Please include a video showcasing your guitar playing chops

Qualifications:

2+ years' experience performing and/or teaching music professionally preferred

Knowledge of music theory and curriculum design

Excellent ability to deal well with a wide range of customers and other people

Strong organizational skills

Strong customer relations skills

Resourceful and good problem-solver

Works well under pressure

Ideal candidate is a working musician who also has formal music school training. Bonus points for multi-instrumentalists.

Enthusiastic, flexible, patient, and positive demeanor

Good judgment a must

Passion for teaching


How To Apply:
Please email your resume, and at least one video that showcases your guitar playing to:nsmall@schoolofrock.com
Apply by:
November 10, 2018
About this Organization:
At School of Rock Natick, we take students from the lesson room to the stage, developing both their confidence and musicianship with programs designed for all ages and skill levels. Our programs combine one-on-one lessons and group rehearsals, with impressive results. Students learn to master the basics, or take their skills to the next level, through playing real rock songs with other musicians of a similar age and skill level. Every few months our students take the stage at an awesome venue and put on a killer live performance.