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This is a part time position currently 30 hours, with an option for teaching to provide additional hours. The successful applicant should have business management or non-profit management experience. A degree in music, promotional ability and a background in music instruction would be a distinct asset. Proven leadership skills, strong interpersonal and networking abilities and the capacity to act as a team player are essential.
As the Principal is the Academy’s face to the community, the successful applicant will be expected to reside in Chilliwack or the immediately surrounding area. The Principal must have the ability to organize musical events for the community, be visionary and create a sense of excitement surrounding opportunities and growth for the Academy.
The Principal reports to a volunteer Board of Trustees who appreciate the Principal’s ability to manage the daily operations of the Academy, with minimal Board involvement.
Remuneration and other terms of employment are negotiable.
Apply in writing or online by May 26, 2014 to:
Suzuki Piano Instructor
Nanaimo Conservatory of Music
The Nanaimo Conservatory of Music is seeking a Suzuki Piano Instructor for its robust Suzuki
program. Applicants must have at least Book One accreditation, higher levels of accreditation
will be given priority. The NCM maintains a membership in the Suzuki Association of the
Americas and provides support to faculty in pursuing ongoing professional development.
The Nanaimo Conservatory of Music has been offering professional music instruction for the
central Vancouver Island area for over 30 years. Both individual and group instruction are
available, along with solid administrative support to faculty members. Applicants will required
to have a proven track record in the teaching area applied for, as well as a Bachelor of Music
and/or a significant body of experience, a CV and two references from professional colleagues.
Candidates who are chosen for interview will be required to submit two references from present
or former students, as well as a video of you teaching a student (alternatively an observed lesson
in person may be required). Candidates should be comfortable teaching a range of students, with
respect to both age and ability, from beginning students up to advanced levels. NCM students
range in age from 3 years to adult students. Candidates will teach part time as set out by the
conditions of our faculty teaching agreement at our studios, or from their own studio, if mutually
agreed upon. All of our faculty are self-employed contractors. As with any position working
alone one on one with children, a criminal record check must also be completed before your
contract begins. All applications must be received by email, mail or fax at the following address
(posting will remain open until the position is filled):
Artistic Advisory Committee
Nanaimo Conservatory of Music
375 Selby Street
Nanaimo, BC V9R 2R4
t: 250 754 4611
f: 250 716 7274
Only those selected for interview will be contacted. Questions may be directed by email at the
above address. No phone calls, please.