Employment & Volunteer Opportunities at CMS

Community Music School (CMS) is a non-profit organization which provides quality music education to all interested students, regardless of their age, ability, background, or financial circumstances. CMS employs over 30 professional musicians who provide high-quality private and group instruction to students of all ages and in nearly every instrument and voice, as well as extensive, tuition-free outreach programs that bring music to students in under-served, high-poverty schools.  
 
Due to regular contact with children under 18, CMS requires all employees to pass all PA Education or PA Public Welfare Dept Clearances (Federal FBI Criminal/PA Criminal, PA Child Abuse History).  CMS is an equal opportunity employer and a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and is registered as a Charitable Organization in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
 
To apply, please email resume, cover letter, references, and applicable documents here.  PDF format preferred.
 


 
Part-Time Music Teacher - any instrument!
 
Position Type: Part time, employee

Job Description: Provide quality music instruction on your given instrument to students of all ages and abilities, in both private and group settings.  If you are a music education professional and believe in providing the opportunity and inspiration for anyone in our diverse community to achieve excellence in music education and appreciate the transformative power of music, then we would love to talk with you.  All instruments.  
 
Location: Various (Allentown, Bethlehem, Center Valley, West Allentown, Reading)
 
Salary Level: Varies by experience
 
Approximate Hours Per Week: As needed
 
Work Authorization: US Citizen, Permanent Resident

Desired Skills: 
Proficiency in given instrument(s), ability to work flexibly and independently with a diverse student base

Degree Level: Bachelor's degree in music education, music performance, or related field
 
Required languages: English is required, Spanish is a plus 
 
Requested Document Notes: If available, please include copies of PA Education or PA Public Welfare Dept Clearances (Federal FBI Criminal/PA Criminal, PA Child Abuse History, due to regular contact with children under 18.
 
To Apply: Please email resume and cover letter. No applications will accepted without a cover letter describing your education, qualifications, and why you want to share your gift of music at Community Music School.
 
 
Volunteer Videographer to record and edit video of our students performing at recitals and community events.  Must have your own camera, tripod, video editing software.  Please send your resume and samples of your work to info@cmslv.org. Must have clearances.
 
Volunteer Office Help needed to assist occasional weekdays in downtown Allentown with data entry, music library, and other special projects as needed.  Please send your resume info@cmslv.org. Must have clearances.