Cape Arts & Entertainment, Inc.

1060 Falmouth Rd Suite A
Hyannis, MA 02601

Date Posted:
February 11, 2019




Suzuki Violin Teacher


The Cape Conservatory seeks an experienced ViolinTeaching Artist for both our Barnstable and Falmouth locations. We believe that the Arts are the heartbeat of life. Through music, dance, and art, we thrive individually and collectively. For this reason, the Conservatory has always been, and will always be, committed to providing the highest caliber arts education possible. We are equally committed to making the arts more accessible to students of all ages and being a continual source of inspiration—inside the classroom and out in the community.


Design and implement Conservatory Suzuki Program: create sequential curriculum for all ages/levels and collaborate with other Suzuki teaching artists to design suitable programming

Violin Instruction: Teach private lessons, group classes, “Intro to Violin” (Suzuki-based) classes in preschool M W F (ages 3 – 5); some experience with other string instruments a definite plus, but not essential.
May teach both Suzuki and traditional students, if desired.

Possibility of advanced students, youth orchestra sectional work, and/or chamber music coaching.

Pending audition and position availability: possibility of section violin work with Cape Symphony, our partner organization.


Qualifications: Suzuki registered training through Book 2 (minimum)
3 - 5 years teaching experience (minimum)
Enthusiasm, sense of humor, flexibility, and creativity
Strong performance ability and resume
Commitment to continued growth as teacher and musician
Ability to be part of a team as we build a cohesive Suzuki program
Candidates must be eligible for employment in the United States

Salary: Hourly rate: Private lessons $56, youth orchestra sectional coaching $45, group classes $55. Recitals and events also paid. Attendance/makeup policies are enforced by the Conservatory, and promote/support teachers’ time and professionalism. Position open until filled.

How To Apply:
Email resume and cover letter to: Stephanie Weaver, NO PHONE INQUIRIES.
Apply by:
March 31, 2019
About this Organization:
A dynamic organization committed to inspiring joy through the arts, Cape Arts & Entertainment (CA&E) is the largest arts nonprofit on Cape Cod and the parent organization of both the Cape Symphony and the Cape Conservatory, having merged these two organizations in 2010. Founded in 1961, the Cape Symphony has an annual audience of more than 27,000. Employing 63 professional musicians and nine professional and administrative staff, it is the second largest symphony orchestra in the state of Massachusetts. Founded in 1956, the Cape Conservatory serves more than 1,200 music, art, and dance students, employing 65 professional teaching artists and nine professional staff at two locations in West Barnstable and Falmouth, Massachusetts.