New School of Music

25 Lowell Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Date Posted:
January 17, 2019

Eastern Massachusetts



Summer Music Education Intern (PAID)

The New School of Music is seeking a music education intern for an 8-week position, beginning July 1. 
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 will all be a part of this role. The intern will also be responsible for organizing and overseeing activities for extended day students. 
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.
Some program dates are still TBD but candidates must be available throughout the month of July. 
Intern must have proven experience and confidence in working with youth ages 5-14. Ability to play a musical instrument is a plus, as is a degree or degree-in-progress in music, theatre, or education. 
Reliability and integrity are a must. 
How To Apply:
Please email a resume and cover letter/statement of interest to Lauren Cook, Executive Director:
Apply by:
March 14, 2019
Weekly stipend plus additional hourly pay
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