Job offer

Job Description:

Berklee College of Music Valencia is seeking a part-time guitar instructor for the undergraduate Study Abroad & First Year Abroad programs. This part-time position reports to the Director of Study Abroad and Special Programs. The ideal candidate will be an experienced and effective guitar instructor with a professional profile who can teach a variety of styles and could teach private instruction lessons and possibly Ensembles if needed.   


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Active professional in guitar
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in music, Master’s preferred
  • Must be able to speak and teach in English 
  • Teaching experience, particularly to undergraduate students (18-22 years)
  • Ability to teach contemporary music and a variety of styles (not just jazz or just pop)
  • Active connection to the professional music scene 


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Teach Private Instruction in guitar as needed
  • Teach a First Year or Study Abroad Ensemble if needed
  • Engage with students outside of the classroom and assist with special activities if needed
  • Participate in undergraduate faculty meetings
  • Other duties as assigned


START DATE

The start date for the position is Fall 2022. 


SUBMISSION PROCESS

1. Electronic applications. Please submit application materials only through the Berklee Careers Workday portal, accessible from our webpage. Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Address your cover letter to: Study Abroad and Special Programs, Attn: Katie Irwin, Director of Study Abroad and Special Programs.

2. Candidates should submit:

  • A cover letter of interest outlining background and qualifications
  • A curriculum vitae (including contact information for at least three references)
  • Note: Supporting materials may be requested as the search progresses


Berklee College of Music is committed to increasing the diversity of the college community and the curriculum. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply and to identify their strengths in this area.

This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an “at will” employment relationship.

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Berklee is committed to increasing the diversity of our institution, community, and the curriculum. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply and to identify their strengths in this area.

*Currently enrolled Berklee students are not permitted to apply for staff or faculty positions.*


Job description

Job type/category
Academic
Minimal education
BA
Minimal experience
< 1 Years Experience
Location(s)
Valencia, Spain,
Language requirements
English,
Working language(s)
English,

Dates

Deadline for application
06 Aug, 2022
Start date
05 Oct, 2022