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Music Teacher/Facilitator for Drumming Programs

Musical IQ
Queens, NY
$50 an hour - Part-time, Full-time, Contract


Queens, NY

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  • Flexible schedule
  • Paid training

Full job description

Musical IQ's engaging drumming programs give students exposure to life skills and culture through a hands-on musical education. We are looking to hire passionate, engaging, and creative musical facilitators with a background in teaching.

Who are we looking for?

Do you love music? Do you love to teach? If so...Musical IQ is looking to hire experienced and engaging candidates as program facilitators who are excited about making and sharing music!

If you are creative, have a flare for working with children, are self-motivated, and highly organized, apply now!

Accepted candidates will be required to complete paid training sessions that will equip them with the necessary knowledge and skills to be successful as a Musical IQ facilitator.


  • Facilitate 45 minute drumming programs for kids (ages ranging from pre-school to high school) in group sizes of 20 to 60
  • Transport of musical instruments and program materials between sites

Job Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2 years experience teaching in classroom or group settings
  • Ability to demonstrate strong musical skills and capability on drums or percussion
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Attention to detail, organization skills and time management
  • Professional, outgoing and charismatic
  • Coachable and willing to learn
  • Team player mentality
  • Flexible availability preferred
  • Ability to handle unexpected and/or challenging situations

Job Requirements

  • Fluency in English
  • Ability to commit a minimum of 2 to 3 days a week
  • Professional presentation following company dress code
  • Ability to travel throughout 5 boroughs with personal vehicle
  • Ability to dedicate time to training and learning curricula content
  • Drum and Percussion Experience a Must

About Musical IQ

Musical IQ, founded in 2006, is an experiential education company which develops and runs interactive music and drumming programs for schools, after-school, camps and a variety of other youth and community centers. Our mission is to build high impact and meaningful experiences for students which will enrich their lives, broaden their horizons and inspire exploration into the wealth of possibilities which life has to offer. Our material covers music theory, music appreciation, musical culture, history and life skills.

Contract Length:

  • Varies


  • Flexible scheduling
  • Monday to Friday

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract

Pay: $50.00 per hour


  • Flexible schedule


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Application Question(s):

  • Do you have access to a personal vehicle to transport musical instruments and program materials between sites?


  • relevant: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Drumming: 2 years (Preferred)


  • English (Required)


  • Driver's License (Required)

Work Location: Multiple Locations