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Location:Los Angeles, CA
Company:Los Angeles Philharmonic Association
First posted:January 11, 2017 (last updated 3 weeks 14 hours ago)

Education Coordinator, In School Music Project Other Part-Time

January 10, 2017

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association is currently seeking a:

Education Coordinator, In School Music Project

Founded in 1919, the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association's mission is to perform, present, and promote music in its varied forms at the highest level of excellence to a diverse and large audience, both at the Walt Disney Concert Hall and the Hollywood Bowl.  The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association is dedicated to continuing its pre-eminent status in the music world of the 21st century.

Position Summary :

The Education Coordinator, In School Music Project will be responsible for facilitating the development of an intensive in-school sequential music program that is linked to after school music learning within a charter school system. The position includes coordinating the development and design of the curriculum and implementation plan for grades K - 3 to be launched in September, 2017. The design of this music program entails building off of plans and work completed to date, LA Phil educational philosophies, and overall best practices in sequential music education. Deliverables include a K-12 long term sequential plan, a comprehensive budget, staffing structure and hiring plan, as well as research and proposals regarding research and evaluation for the project. The Coordinator works in collaboration with the LA Phil Social Innovation Manager and Project Manager, as well as Charter School leadership and current music teacher.

This position is considered part time working an average of 10 hours per week, not to exceed 29 hours per week; however hours can vary based on need/schedule. To be considered for this position, candidates should be able to work through September/October.

Position Elements:

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Facilitating development of program structure, growth plan, and curriculum
  • Leading planning processes and conversations with diverse stakeholders
  • Developing word, excel, and PowerPoint planning documents with timelines, graphs, images, etc.
  • Creating short term budgets and long term financial projections
  • Researching and identifying educational and research consultants, as well as potential teachers
  • Presenting rationale and research documents to inform conversations and decisions
  • Processing expense reports and invoices in collaboration with LA Phil Education Department staff

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree required
  • Experience in the field of arts administration preferred
  • Professional proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel and PowerPoint
  • Professional experience in an arts organization working in the field of music education
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of orchestral music and music reading skills
  • Works well in high-pressure, fast-paced corporate environment
  • Able to work cooperatively in a small work space
  • Positive attitude, flexible
  • Experience working with teaching artists, parents, and young musicians preferred
  • Ability to work with diverse personalities
  • Spanish language proficiency preferred
  • Ability to work weekends and evenings as needed

How to apply:

Complete the online application by clicking here .

  • Complete the application with all pertinent information
  • At the end of the application, a confirmation page will appear when you have submitted your application.

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association will consider for employment qualified Applicants with Criminal Histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the FCIHO.

An Equal Opportunity Employer: It is the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association's policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. The Association does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status or any other basis prohibited under federal, state or local law. The Association also provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

For auditions information, please visit the Auditions page .

For inquires about employment for Security, Guest Services, or Building Operations at Walt Disney Concert Hall, please contact the Music Center by email at (see application details) or fax at (see application details)

Please note: The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association will consider for employment qualified Applicants with Criminal Histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the FCIHO.

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