Music Lesson Coordinator
Amherst has taken a leadership role among highly selective liberal
arts colleges and universities in successfully diversifying the
racial, socio-economic, and geographic profile of its student body.
The College is similarly committed to enriching its educational
experience and its culture through the diversity of its faculty,
administration and staff.
Amherst College invites applications for the Music Lesson
Coordinator position. The Music Lesson Coordinator is a part-time,
casual position, without benefits, starting at $20.00/hour. Given
Amherst's distinction as one of the most diverse liberal arts
colleges in the country, the successful candidate will demonstrate
the ways in which they bring value to and will work towards
supporting a broadly diverse community.
The music lesson coordinator serves as the administrator of the
music lessons program, helping with the hiring of a diverse group
of lesson instructors, with the integration of instructors into the
College's practices, and with building community among the
instructors. They serve as the primary link among the instructors,
the students and the Music Department faculty at large.
Summary of Responsibilities:
- Administers searches for instructors; onboards new instructors;
communicates with instructors about departmental policies and
procedures; works with Academic Department Coordinator (ADC) to
administer payment to instructors; administers professional
development activities for instructors
- Serves as roster manager for music lesson (MUSL) courses;
administers schedules for individual instructors; schedules rooms
for instruction and practice in consultation with the ADC; keeps
- Communicates with students about lesson policies, studio
assignments, and other information for MUSL courses
- Monitors student progress in MUSL courses and ensures students
are receiving appropriate support and resources; administers grades
for MUSL courses
- An understanding of music lesson pedagogy
- A commitment to undergraduates and undergraduate
- A commitment to a respectful and inclusive work
- Communication skills
- Administrative skills
- Bachelor's degree in music
Amherst College offers many opportunities for professional growth
and development, continued learning, and career advancement.
Interested candidates are asked to submit a resume and cover letter
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