Kids 4 Harmony Lead String Teaching Artist, 18 hours per week

Kids 4 Harmony Lead String Teaching Artist, 18 hours per week

Organization:
18 Degrees, Inc.
Location:
Pittsfield, MA
Category:
Posted On:
July 1, 2021

Description

18 Degrees (formerly Berkshire Children & Families, Inc.) is where new beginnings come to light for children and families – and could be where your new career does the same! The Lead String Teaching Artist will be the lead teacher in our North Adams site (3 days a week) and a supporting Teaching Artist in our Pittsfield site (1-2 days a week). This teacher will lead beginning and intermediate school-aged string ensembles and string lessons focused on age appropriate skill development for young musicians and building community through ensemble-based instruction. Must also be able to engage and support youth and families who are struggling with poverty and other stressors. Experience in violin, viola, or cello, teaching group music classes, and a belief in music as a vehicle for social change is a must. Flexible schedule with some nights and weekends is required. 18 Degrees is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination, equal opportunity, and cultural diversity. People of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, and multicultural/multilingual candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. AA/EOE Submit cover letter and resume to Paula McDermott, HR Administrator at pmcdermott@18degreesma.org.

How to Apply

Email: pmcdermott@18degreesma.org