Music Teacher Employment

Music Teacher Employment2018-12-03T15:39:53+00:00

Employment at Music Notes Academy offers its staff music teachers flexible teaching schedules, competitive compensation and the opportunity to work alongside a great team of music teachers.

We are always looking for additional experienced, dedicated, dependable and degreed musicians and teachers to teach private music lessons and group classes at our music Academy. Why are we always looking? Because we are also always working on adding Academy locations and consistently are working on mergers and acquisitions.

Music Teacher Jobs in New Jersey

Rutgers Internship & Co-Op Program

Rutgers University and Music Notes Academy are working together in partnership with New Brunswick’s Career Services. Music Notes Academy was invited and has been approved to offer undergraduate music and music education students with the opportunity to work at our East Brunswick Academy.

We welcome this opportunity to strengthen our relationship with Rutgers while giving music education students an opportunity to learn and work alongside us. Students are eligible to receive credits towards their degree program and eventually become staff teachers with us.

Prospective college students should formally apply via Rutgers’ CareerKnight website and portal to get started. Welcome Rutgers University students.

Music Teacher Employment

Piano Accompanist
East Brunswick, NJ  |  Temporary

Private Piano Teacher
East Brunswick, NJ  |  Part-time

Adjudicator/Judge - MAMTG’s Student Music Festival
East Brunswick, NJ  |  Temporary

Piano/Guitar Teacher
East Brunswick, NJ  |  Part-time

Piano/Strings Teacher
East Brunswick, NJ  |  Full-time  |  Salary: $40,000.00 to $48,000.00 /year

Music Adjudicator/Judge - Voice & Piano
East Brunswick, NJ  |  Contract

Strings/Woodwinds Teacher
East Brunswick, NJ  |  Part-time  |  Salary: $30,000.00 to $32,000.00 /year

Piano/Voice Teacher
East Brunswick, NJ  |  Part-time

Music Teacher Employment

Award-Winning New Jersey Music School seeks additional music teachers to teach private music lessons – young children through adults – and group music classes – Rock Bands, Chamber Groups, String Quartets – at our East Brunswick, NJ and/or Whitehouse Station, NJ Academy.

Music teachers must have a degree in music, music education, music performance, education or a related field. Teachers with a graduate degree and multi-instrumentalist musicians are preferred. Teachers are to have knowledge of music pedagogy, curricular approaches to teaching music and a strong desire to help music students of varying ages and ability levels succeed as student musicians.


  • piano teachers
  • voice teachers
  • piano & voice teachers
  • guitar & voice teachers
  • woodwinds & brass teachers
  • strings teachers
  • piano and strings teachers

Music Notes Academy offers its staff teachers flexible teaching schedule options and the opportunity to work with a great team of award-winning music teachers. We require an unwavering commitment to teaching music comprehensively and upholding our standards of musical and academic excellence to help our students succeed.

Music Teacher Responsibilities

  • Provide comprehensive music instruction to our students during their class/lesson time
  • Arrive early to our Academy so you’re on time for your scheduled classes and private lessons
  • Be helpful, patient, friendly, responsible and professional
  • Be enthusiastic, prompt, pro-active and efficient in communicating with our Director and/or senior staff

Employment Requirements For Consideration

  • Have at minimum a degree in music or a related specialty
  • Have the ability and skills to teach beginner through advanced-level students
  • Have experience teaching music, be willing to accept training and orientation from our Director
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Interview, submit references, pass background check

Music Teacher Benefits

  • Our teachers are employees. Teachers are paid for all student absences, late student cancellations and student no-shows. We do not require make-up lessons. We know this is uncommon for music schools. We started this in 2013.
  • Teachers are paid for inclement weather or emergency related closings. Yes, teachers are paid for snow closings.
  • Employees receive unlimited discounts on any item – instruments, sheet music, software, etc.. – that we sell or can special order. Purchase musical instruments for yourself at Music Notes Academy’s wholesale cost.
  • Direct-Deposit of paychecks every two weeks.
  • We have a break room complete with coffees, teas, goodies, free of course.
  • We often have Saturday breakfast meetings.
  • Our employees are paid for our concerts, recitals and Music Notes Academy events.
  • Grow with us. We like to see our staff grow with us and create new programs, offerings and perform administrative tasks.

If you are interested in becoming a Music Notes Academy teacher and joining our staff mail us a cover letter and resume/CV to Music Notes Academy LLC PO Box 1323 South Plainfield, NJ 07080 or email us via this website. We will contact you for an interview at our East Brunswick Academy.

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