Teach with us and make a difference with your talents.

Music for Minors is committed to creating a world where all children receive music education! As an MFM educator, you have an opportunity to share your expertise and talents in a way that can transform kids.

  • Steve and kids

    Steve and kids

  • Student thank-you for Miss Hunt

    A student ‘thank you’ for Miss Hunt

  • Georgia Sutherland photo

    Educator Georgia Sutherland

  • Student artwork "music is the best"

    Student artwork

  • Monclaire kids performance

    Student performance at Montclaire

Opportunities

  • Our employed educators teach Transitional Kindergarten (TK) – 5.
  • Our volunteer educators teach Transitional Kindergarten (TK)  – 1.
  • 15 – 30 classes/week for employed educators
  • 2 classes/ week is typical for volunteer educators
MFM provides training in classroom management and educational practices, as well as lesson plans, online curriculum resources, 1:1 mentoring, and on-going support.

Requirements

Employed Educators
  • Love working with children, grades TK-5!
  • Have excellent classroom management skills
  • Be able to read music, sing on pitch, and learn quickly
  • Be outgoing, upbeat, organized, and patient
  • Have ability to transport educational materials to multiple school campuses
  • Pass a background check (part of interview process)
  • Attend training
Volunteer Educators
  • Be able to sing on pitch, keep steady beat, and read music
  • Attend training
  • Be out-going, organized, and patient
  • Pass a background check
  • Love working with kids!

Preferred Qualifications

  • Have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent knowledge and experience in music performance or education (applicants currently completing a relevant degree may be considered)
  • Have demonstrated ability teaching music in an elementary classroom
  • Be available at least three days/week

Physical Qualifications:

  • Regularly sit, talk, dance, move equipment, and visually and aurally interact with students
  • Be able to lift up to 40 pounds, turn, bend, and reach as necessary for classroom teaching and for transport of educational materials and musical instruments

Pay

For employed educators, we offer competitive contract pay, per sessions taught. Volunteers do not receive compensation.


If you would like to talk to us about employment opportunities, please complete this form, in order to receive further instructions about an application.

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer educator, please complete this volunteer form.