EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: KinderNotes Instructor
Entering its 45th season, the Toronto Children’s Chorus (TCC) is recognized as a leading choral organization for children and youth. The TCC creates unparalleled, life-changing, and inclusive choral experiences, providing exceptional, accessible choral music education and performance opportunities, while cultivating collaboration, peer leadership, self-discipline, and commitment to excellence. Our membership draws diverse choristers from across the Greater Toronto Area and our organization comprises a number of ensembles including KinderNotes, Training Choirs, Main Choir, Chamber Choir, and the Toronto Youth Choir.
The Toronto Children’s Chorus is seeking an experienced and passionate Early Childhood Music Educator for its KinderNotes program (ages 3-6). In-person classes will resume in September 2022. The successful candidate will help children develop vocal and musicianship skills in a holistic and creative manner. KinderNotes’ classes take place weekly from September to May on select weekdays between 4:30-5:15pm & 5:30-6:15pm. The class schedule will be created in consultation with the applicant.
- Bachelor or Master’s level degree (or equivalent);
- Qualification in Early Childhood Music Education;
- Certification in Orff, Kodaly and/or Dalcroze an asset;
- 2-5 years of experience;
- A deep commitment to vocal pedagogy;
- Excellent teaching and classroom management skills;
- Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills;
- A positive and enthusiastic attitude;
- A team player interested in contributing to the community and culture of the TCC.
Please apply with a letter of application, resumé, and contact information of three references to Matthew Otto, Interim Artistic Director: firstname.lastname@example.org. The application deadline is Friday, May 20, 2022. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The position will remain open until filled.
The Toronto Children’s Chorus is committed to diversity and inclusiveness in all its work. We work proactively to be fair and equitable in practice and to build diversity in our teams, creative communities, and progrms. The Toronto Children’s Chorus is committed to providing accomodations for people with disabilities in our programs and performances. If you require accomodation, please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.