Music Academy Instructors

At the Pearl Street Arts Center, we pride ourselves on the transformative power of music instruction, not just for individuals, but for entire communities. We’re looking for experienced Music Academy instructors, with a focus on band and orchestra instruments, to join our team and help students nurture their passion for music. Your role will involve teaching private lessons, and can expand to include group classes, and in-depth workshops. You’ll be part of a dynamic team of instructors, all driven by a shared passion and commitment to excellence. Whether you have a broad range of teaching experience or specialize in a specific area, we encourage you to apply and start a conversation with us today!

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Deliver engaging, individualized music lessons covering proper technique, music theory, performance skills, and more
  2. Guide and encourage students to achieve their musical goals
  3. Collaborate with fellow instructors to ensure the music academy’s success
  4. Pursue continuous self-improvement, explore innovative teaching methods, and participate in professional development opportunities


  1. Bachelor’s degree or higher in music education, performance, or related field preferred
  2. Proficiency in one or more musical instruments
  3. Exceptional communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  4. Patience, enthusiasm, and a genuine desire to inspire others through music
  5. Ability to work both independently and collaboratively

Hours are flexible and you tailor your own schedule to fit your lifestyle. Please note that this is not a remote position. The compensation will be based on your experience and qualifications.