Job Opportunities 2023/ 24

Colourstrings Conservatory of Music

Located at 129 East 8th Ave, Vancouver is an equal opportunity employer interested in encouraging the participation of equity group applicants from diverse communities and applicants with diverse abilities. 

We are currently looking to expand our dedicated & professional team of music teachers for the following contract positions:

Early Music & Instrumental Teachers

  • Kodaly Early childhood music

  • Orff teachers for 5 -10yr olds

  • Piano instructors (for children over 5yrs + / group and  1 on 1and adult)

  • Guitar Teacher children over 5yrs + / group

  • RCM Piano Teachers, for 7yrs + / teens /adults

  • RCM Cello Teachers, for 7yrs + / teens /adults

  • Voice Teacher for 8yrs + / teens /adults

  • Percussion - for children over 5yrs + / group and  1 on 1

  • Music assistants
    (Music Degree not necessary but must be a confident singer and able to take the initiative, working towards a musical qualification preferred)

  • Volunteers
    To help with day to day running of the school, flexible hours available.

Teachers General

You must have a Degree in Music performance, Music Education or currently working towards a Music Degree, this will vary depending on what position you are applying for.

Full proof of updated vaccinations for Covid will be required, and ability to work to Covid protocols and light cleaning of work areas required.

The applicant should be a confident singer, have strong communication skills & be enthusiastic and passionate about working with young children.

Kodaly/Orff experience would be an advantage.

Police checks & references will be required, only successful applicants will be contacted.

All applicants are required to have the correct legal paperwork & status to work in BC, Canada.

Apply in PDF format with full resume and cover letter to:

Laura Hasthorpe, Director of Music


 “The fact that children can make beautiful music is less significant than the fact that music can make beautiful children.”