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The Crowden Music Center seeks a part-time piano teacher to start immediately.

Crowden is a Berkeley non-profit organization that combines music and education to nurture, develop, and inspire students of all ages. Founded in 1983 by Scottish violinist Anne Crowden, today Crowden serves an annual audience of 12,000 with a rich array of workshops, events, and concerts. Each year, more than 1,400 music students of all ages and levels of ability participate in Crowden’s private lessons, music classes, ensembles, and summer programs. Crowden’s flagship program is The Crowden School: a coeducational day school for grades four through eight that provides a distinguished education with chamber music at the core. In addition, Crowden is an active center for music rehearsals, performances, and recitals for students and professional musicians.

We are currently seeking an experienced teacher to teach private piano lessons during after school hours, preferably on Monday and/or Thursday afternoons. Students range in age from 6-year old beginners to more experienced teenagers, and sometimes adults. Lessons are scheduled according to mutual availability with the teacher and the students.


• Experience teaching private piano lessons to students ranging in age and ability level.

• Experience communicating with parents regarding musical progress and any behavioral or social issues that require parental involvement.

• Post-secondary degree in music, Masters level with piano emphasis is preferred.

The Crowden Music Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, ethnic background, gender, disability or sexual orientation. Applicants from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

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Marin Catholic High School in Kentfield, CA has an opening for a full-time Music Teacher.  

*Position begins August 2020.   

Marin Catholic is a Roman Catholic college preparatory school serving young men and women. Consistent with our Gospel values, the school is committed to the education of the whole person. As a community that values faith, knowledge, and service, Marin Catholic provides students with a spiritual, academic and extra-curricular environment. Students are expected, through their experiences in the classroom and as active members of the school community, to develop attributes based on the gospel values including personal responsibility, social responsibility, critical-thinking ability, and appreciation for the complexity of the world. In partnership with parents; the administrators, staff, and faculty of Marin Catholic maintain a dynamic, student-centered environment, one that affords our young women and men every opportunity to achieve excellence.

Teachers at Marin Catholic have the primary responsibility to implement the school philosophy through the practice of their own faith, through instructional excellence, through participation in the creation of a school community, and through their role as a bridge between the individual student and the world community. 

Qualifications, credentials, experience, knowledge & skills for the position:

  • Degree in Music or related field

  • High School teaching experience, preferred

  • Practicing Catholic in good standing, preferred

  • Desire to share his/her faith journey 

  • Intellectually curios and willing to grow professionally

  • Teaching credential, preferred 

  • Ability to collaborate effectively with faculty, students and staff 

  • Maintains best professional practices in communicating with peers, students and parents 

Salary and benefits are according to a Union contract.

Full-time faculty are eligible for health and dental insurance, medical and dependent care flex plan, Archdiocesan pension, and 403b.

Interested applicants for positions should submit a letter of interest and current resume to Andy Van Horn, Assistant Principal at   

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CLASSROOM MUSIC TEACHER Looking to be part of a stimulating music education environment? We have a current opening for a CLASSROOM MUSIC TEACHER wishing to join a community of 35+ smart pedagogues. This is a perfect fit for both new teachers who want great pedagogy & leadership training, or more experienced teachers who may already be teaching but want the added stimulation of working with a great team for part of the week. Paid training begins April 2020, once we find that perfect fit. Learn more about Careers at Myriad and Employee Benefits at HOW TO APPLY: APPLY ONLY through this link:  

  • ïREQUIRED: Respond to this posting if you have a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Music. 

  • ïApplicants must be eligible to work long term in the USA. 

  • ïTeachers preferred with at least 1 year's experience teaching music to children ages 3 and up. 

  • ïINCLUDE in your response 3 references, your favorite book & movie. 

  • ïWe are on a lookout for a warm, enthusiastic cover letter too, answering this question: “What is your personal development plan as a music educator for today’s youth?”

  • ïIncomplete applications will not be prioritized. 

  • ïThank you for your interest. We look forward to meeting you! Learn more…

HOW WE EXCEL in taking care of our Talented Team – the fiscal facts!  

  • Year-Round Employment with 9 weeks of vacation. Life balance is a priority at Myriad

  • Consistent schedules that can be relied upon year-round. 

  • Paid Time Off, including Sick and Parental Leave.

  • Retirement Investment Matching Program

  • Our Teachers’ income is never affected by cancelled, rescheduled, or no-show lessons.

WHY OUR TEACHERS LOVE working at Myriad ~ a caring community of teaching artists!


  • Most of our teachers have stayed with our team for years. They receive perks and fulfillment in our community they can’t find anywhere else. 

  • We have 7 Music & Dance Departments at our school. Each Department is supported by dedicated Department Coordinators. Our Arts Administrators are also awesome, taking care of our entire staff’s needs and our families. 

  • Classrooms are stocked with quality pianos, ergonomics aids, a well-researched library for each Department, sound systems, digital curriculum tools, games boxes, roll-out staffs and much much more!

  • Annual School Retreat Event for Team Building, Pedagogy Development, good food and fun times!

  • We host regular education meetings & professional development clinics, presented by guest artists and Myriad’s Department Coordinators. Our team is always expanding the knowledge and breadth of their pedagogy skills. 

  • Our staff room is a place of support, an on-going exchange of ideas, and friendships. Teaching by yourself, without professional stimulation, marketing tools or support can be lonely and stagnant. This is a dynamic, supportive, stimulating team of educators. 

  • More employment opportunities and work hours abound with Myriad. We have additional curriculum and job opportunities to offer music teachers who want to develop further teaching skills, curriculum development, management or administrative skills. 

  • One of our teachers recently stated that he was so happy to be part of Myriad's Team, because he had heard from his music teacher colleagues that Myriad has a reputation in the Bay Area of being the one music school that "does it right!"

APPLY ONLY THROUGH THIS LINK, and learn more about Careers at Myriad & Benefits at Job Type: Part-time Salary: $44.00 to $50.00 /hour

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