Piano/Music Accompanist

POSITION: Part-time classified position as staff music accompanist.

COMPENSATION: $15/hour

BENEFITS: Eligible for sick and personal PTO, PERSI 401k retirement plan

SCHEDULE: TBD

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

To assist in the successful operation of K-8 school choir and dance classes and performances. The accompanist will facilitate this process through various skilled musical and non-musical responsibilities, working closely and cooperatively with the Eurythmy instructor and Pedagogical Chair as needed.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Be able to sight-read sheet music, primarily drawn from classical and folk repertoires
  • Work in an effective and cooperative manner with the Eurythmy instructor
  • Master the musical scores required in a timely manner
  • Provide able and enlightened assistance from the piano during choir and dance rehearsals
  • Provide mature and effective leadership in rehearsals when required
  • Be available for all school musical and dance performances
  • Provide other non-musical assistance to the music and eurythmy programs as needed
  • Be able to improvise piano music
  • Maintain communication with school personnel and parents to enhance cooperative action which will meet the educational needs of students
  • Performs other related work as required

 

KNOWLEDGE OF THE FOLLOWING:

  • Advanced piano skills
  • Advanced music theory
  • Vocal techniques
  • Site reading, conducting, transposing, arranging and coaching skills
  • Modern office practices, procedures and equipment
  • Interpersonal skills using tact, patience and courtesy

 

TO APPLY:

  1. Complete the online application
  2. Upload digital copies of your cover letter, resume, college transcripts, and three letters of recommendation OR email them to employment@boisewaldorf.org after completing the online application.
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