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Join The World’s Greatest Guitar School!

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Be a part of something that matters!
NYC Guitar School has a vibrant community of students and staff who are committed to growing as musicians and people.
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NYC Guitar School is one of America’s largest music schools with 3,000 students and 50 teachers. Students love us because they learn to play guitar while having fun and making friends. But our students don’t know that our mission is not just teaching guitar. Our mission is “Coaching Personal Greatness One Lesson At A Time.” As a NYC Guitar School teacher, when you support and guide your students to gain the confidence and skill to reach their potential as players, you will also be helping them unlock confidence and skill in all areas of their life.

Love of music and solid playing skills are givens. This position is perfect for reliable people who love to teach and help others grow. Teaching experience is helpful, and the desire and openness to improve as a teacher is a must.

Teaching at NYC Guitar School

All guitar teachers should be good players. The question is–are they good teachers? Whether you are a new teacher looking for experience and teaching skills, or are experienced and want more students in a proven structure, you’ll benefit from working in a school that is dedicated to supporting you in growing your studio, students and self.

–Do you have a mission to help others?

–Are you super reliable?

–Do you have or are you working on a degree in music, music theater or education?

A degree in music, musical theatre or education is preferred, but occasionally we hire someone with other appropriate experience, especially college students pursuing a music, music theatre or education degree.

Compensation: Experienced Teachers start at $34/hour in-studio and $54/hour in-home plus additional bonus opportunities for studio growth, student retention and student success plus paid training. New To Teaching? We will train you. Junior Teachers start at $25/hour in-studio and $45/hour in-home plus get training, mentorship and opportunities for growth.

Perks: One-on-one paid mentorship for new teachers during your first three months. Free music classes, discounted private lessons, positive and fun teammates, regular learning and growth opportunities, pre-tax transit benefits and a company match savings plan.

Responsibilities include:
–Coach your students to long term success in music by teaching effective and motivating lessons and using available resources.
–Encourage and support your students in playing in school recitals and shows.
–Continually improve as a teacher by learning and sharing the NYCGS world class best teaching practices and attend and contribute to continuing teacher education programs.
–Be proactive, reliable and dependable in your communication with students and other team members. This includes giving advance notice on gigs or tours.

NOTE: Our team and student community reflect many different points of view, experiences and backgrounds united in a love of music and learning. We put our mission before politics. That means that if you’re not willing to work with people who may have different perspectives or private beliefs than you, this might not be the right organization for you.

Does that sound like a match for you? Let us get to know you! Please tell us about yourself below.

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