Early Childhood Music Teacher – 2020-2021 School Year

Brookline Music School (BMS) seeks an EARLY CHILDHOOD MUSIC TEACHER to teach music classes for babies and young children up to age 6. The successful applicant will be charismatic, playful, creative, and energetic, with excellent musical skills, and understanding of child development. Experience with Gordon’s Music Learning Theory a plus. The applicant must be practiced in introducing instruments to children. For qualified candidates, applicants will also have opportunities to teach group piano to young children. Saturday availability is a must.

Brookline Music School seeks an individual with a proven record of teaching early childhood music classes who is passionate and committed to growing the early childhood program through solid pedagogy. Organizational, communication and interpersonal skills are essential in order to represent the school to our students’ families. An undergraduate degree in music education or a related music field is required; a graduate degree or the equivalent is preferred.

Candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and a list of references with email and telephone contact information to info@bmsmusic.org with the job title in the subject heading. References should include parents of at least two current or recent students. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Review of applicants will begin immediately.

A private, nonprofit community school for the arts offering private lessons and group classes to people of all ages and abilities, BMS is the oldest and largest cultural institution in Brookline. Founded in 1924 by the Public Schools of Brookline, its original purpose was to enhance school orchestras by providing music lessons after hours on school premises. Today, BMS also sponsors a full schedule of community and outreach concerts and public performances by faculty and students.

Brookline Music School does not discriminate on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, race, national origin, creed, age, physical or mental disability, religion, veteran status, ancestry, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic.

Brookline Music School
25 Kennard Rd
Brookline, MA 02445


Start Date: 09/01/2020

Posted 05/06/2020