The Peabody Preparatory is pleased to announce an Adjunct Piano teaching position in the Piano Department at the Peabody Preparatory, a division of the Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, commencing September 09, 2020.
Candidates should be experienced in teaching students of all ages and levels (beginner to advanced) as part of the Peabody Preparatory's Piano Department. Candidates should be comfortable teaching both private piano lessons and small group classes, as well as adult learners.
Teach piano lessons (30, 45, and 60 minutes in length) at the Peabody Preparatory's Towson and Downtown campus locations* during the fall and spring semesters (32 weeks). Additional teaching opportunities are available during the summer (6 weeks). Depending on availability, potential additional opportunities may be available.
Located in the heart of Baltimore's Mount Vernon Cultural District, the Peabody Institute was founded in 1857 as America's first academy of music. Peabody trains musicians and dancers of every age and at every level through its degree-granting Conservatory and its community-based Preparatory school of music and dance. The Peabody Preparatory shares space with the Peabody Conservatory in downtown Baltimore, and also has three satellite branches in the communities of Towson, Annapolis and Howard County, MD. The Preparatory has approximately 2,000 students studying all orchestral instruments, guitar, piano, voice, dance, theory, composition, early childhood, orchestra, chamber music, and more.
The Preparatory Piano Department welcomes students of all ages and abilities, from beginner to advanced. Beginners and young students will begin with our Piano Enrichment classes. More advanced
students are encouraged to audition for the Peabody Piano Academy, our most selective program for talented and motivated piano students.
The Piano Department offers several ways for students to enrich their education, including studio recitals, repertoire classes, master classes with guest artists, and the Music Certificate Program.
The Peabody piano faculty is a group of highly experienced pianist-teachers, several of whom are also busy as performers and recording artists.
* Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, most teaching will be delivered by remote instruction. Once schools safely open, the teaching will take place at the Downtown/Mt. Vernon and Towson Locations
Bachelor's degree in piano performance required. Master's degree or equivalent experience and training preferred.
Please apply at http://apply.interfolio.com/77803. Applications received before August 21, 2020, will be given preference, but the position remains open until filled.
The successful candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check.
Johns Hopkins University is committed to the active recruitment of a diverse faculty and student body. The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members. Consistent with the University's goals of achieving excellence in all areas, we will assess the comprehensive qualifications of each applicant.
Johns Hopkins University remains committed to its founding principle, that education for all students should be grounded in exploration and discovery. Hopkins students are challenged not just to learn but also to advance learning itself. Critical thinking, problem solving, creativity, and entrepreneurship are all encouraged and nourished in this unique educational environment. After more than 130 years, Johns Hopkins remains a world leader in both teaching and research. Faculty members and their research colleagues at the university's Applied Physics Laboratory have each year since 1979 won Johns Hopkins more federal research and development funding than any other university. The university has nine academic divisions and campuses throughout the Baltimore-Washington area. The Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, the Whiting School of Engineering, the School of Education and the Carey Business School are based at the Homewood campus in northern Baltimore. The schools of Medicine, Public Health, and Nursing share a campus in east Baltimore with The Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Peabody Institute, a leading professional school of music, is located on Mount Vernon Place in downtown Bal...timore. The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies is located in Washington's Dupont Circle area.