Career Opportunities

To apply for the following positions, please send a resume with relevant references to Melissa Braun at Please feel to contact Melissa Braun at 604-815-4482 with any questions.

Private Music Instructors – Piano, Voice, Violin, Brass

Squamish Academy of Music is seeking professional, passionate, music teachers to instruct private lessons at our growing academy.

We are currently seeking instructors for 2019 teaching season (beginning September 2019). We have an immediate need for instructors in piano, voice, violin and brass however we are happy to hear from instructors of all musical disciplines.


Instructors are responsible for designing and implementing a teaching program that provides each student with skills, direction and encouragement. Instructors are also responsible for providing appropriate performance opportunities for students such as studio recitals, festivals and RCM exams. We are seeking instructors interested in being an active part of our musical community.


The ideal applicant will

  • Hold a Bachelor of Music degree, ARCT through RCM, or a similar accreditation
  • Have experience teaching private piano lessons to a variety of ages and levels
  • Have advanced technical knowledge of the piano
  • Have experience teaching and performing a variety of genres
  • Have experience preparing students for RCM exams and festivals
  • Have experience teaching students of a wide range of ages and abilities
  • Experience accompanying beginner to advanced singers and/or choirs in a wide range of repertoire is ideal but not required
  • Music students may be considered for this position at a lower rate of remuneration