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Employment Opportunities

Music Instructors - Part-time, hourly, non-exempt

Now accepting applications for the following instruments:

  • Cello
  • Flute
  • Percussion (Saturday availability preferred)
  • Trumpet
  • Upright Bass
  • Viola
  • Violin
  • Voice

Beck Center’s Music Education program seeks dynamic teaching artists to instruct students ages 5 and up in private instrument studies. The ideal candidate will be an experienced performer and educator with a proven ability to work with children as well as adults.

This position is responsible for maintaining an active and growing studio by instructing students in weekly private lessons and preparing students for Student Showcase recitals. Instructors are expected to teach consistently during the academic year with an optional summer semester. The 2017-2018 year includes: Fall (September 6-January 20), Winter/Spring (January 29-June 4), and Summer (June 11-August 17). Instructors provide a high standard of music instruction that meets the needs of each individual student, tracking their short-term and long-term goals toward sustained growth. Instructors communicate with students, parents, and staff to facilitate lessons and foster student retention. Instructors are responsible for recording attendance and enrollment accurately and promptly in their faculty roll book.

We seek individuals with at least a BA in music performance and/or education with experience teaching privately or in a classroom setting. Candidates should also have experience performing in a professional setting. Must be an articulate customer service oriented individual who communicates well with students, families, and colleagues. The candidate should have excellent organizational skills and be prepared to lead weekly lessons that are educational with developmentally and age appropriate content.

A competitive hourly rate will be discussed with each potential candidate. Hiring is contingent upon passing a background check.

To apply in confidence, submit cover letter, resume, and samples via e-mail to Jessica Firing (jfiring@beckcenter.org). No phone calls please.

Part-Time Facilities Technician

Beck Center’s facilities department has an immediate opening for a part-time facilities technician.  Under the direction of the Facilities Supervisor, the position is responsible for housekeeping, maintenance, and security of all physical properties and grounds at Beck Center for the Arts. This includes room setup and teardown, general housekeeping, performing various types of repairs and maintenance, and implementation of loss prevention and safety procedures.

The ideal candidate will have basic familiarity with housekeeping and maintenance. Additional skills including floor care, carpentry, plumbing, electrical and HVAC are a plus.  This person is self-motivated possessing the ability to work independently and proactively.  This individual will work 15-25 hours per week including evenings and weekends.

To apply, pick up an application at the front desk, or e-mail resume or qualifications to Tim Keehn (tkeehn@beckcenter.org ). No phone calls please.  Hiring is contingent upon passing a background check.

Registration Support Manager

Beck Center for the Arts seeks an experienced and talented individual to join us in the role of Registration Support Manager.

The Registration Support Manager provides exemplary customer service to internal and external education constituents within Music, Creative Arts Therapies, Outreach, Dance, Theater education and Visual Arts. With the Assistant Director of Education, the Manager has direct responsibility for all private lesson registrations as well as therapy and outreach contracts. This position is directly responsible for updating and maintaining the integrity of the registration software (ActiveNet) relating to registrations, financial allocations, billing and receivables, faculty payroll and external contracts in a timely manner to meet the monthly closing schedule.

The ideal candidate would be a highly organized, detail-oriented and energetic person with strong customer service and communication skills. This candidate should also have a high level of computer literacy and demonstrated MS Excel and basic accounting skills. Familiarity with ActiveNet registration software preferred. Strong systems thinking skills a plus.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We offer a flexible working environment with a unique arts and education mission. Full-time, competitive pay and benefits. To apply in confidence, please send your resume, to Larry Goodpaster (lgoodpaster@beckcenter.org). No phone calls please.

Internships

There are no internship opportunities available currently. Please check back for fall internships.

Beck Center for the Arts is more than a non-profit organization that combines professional theater with arts education. We create art experiences. We are committed to creating an arts experience that is as individual as the people we serve with eclectic performances to suit many tastes, education opportunities for all ages and abilities, community outreach, and free exhibitions.

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