You might be an exceptional musician, but are you an exceptional teacher? Are you more passionate about teaching than touring and gigging? If so, we want you to join our music school!
When parents and students search for music lessons in Toronto, we promise to provide the best music teachers in the city. To be counted as one of the best, you must have excellent people skills, extensive teaching experience, and a genuine passion for teaching music. We’re looking for instructors who teach a speciality, whether it be a specific style, voice-instrument combo, working with children, or leading a band.
Is this the kind of music teaching career that excites you? Then we want to talk to you!
As part of our performance-based music school, you’ll be preparing your students for recitals and gigs throughout the year. From coffee shops to professional theatres, our teachers fully support their students by being part of their performances.
Our teachers work on a part-time, contract basis at one of more of our three locations near Pape/Danforth, Woodbine/Danforth, and/or Don Mills/Lawrence.
New instructors must be patient and work to grow their clients to grow over time by working with our social media manager to produce content that leads potential students to their landing page and contact form on our website.
Typical teaching hours are from 4-9pm on weeknights and 10-5pm weekends but can occur outside those hours depending on teacher/student availability.
- All teachers require at least a BA in Music
- At least 1-year teaching experience.
- Must pass a vulnerable person’s background check
- Good references from previous jobs
- Tension-free, non-sales environment
Just provide new students a quality trial lesson and our lesson coordinators handle the rest
- Be self-employed
As a part-time contractor, enjoy the tax benefits of running your own business while remaining autonomous
- Staff purchase benefits
Need a new guitar or just a set of strings? Our teachers enjoy deep, deep discounts
- Opportunities for advancement
Want to make more money? We hire our best teachers to work with our music camps, rock bands, and musical theater groups.
- Your ideas are welcome!
We’re the kind of music school that loves new ideas! As one of our instructors, you can propose to run new courses – then manage it!
- Clean and professional
All our classrooms are professionally equipped and cleaned on a daily basis
- Teach more students in less time
No need to drive to students homes. We’ll book students as close together as possible to make efficient use of your time
- Fill your schedule quickly
Our website ranks at the top of Google, so our phone rings off the hook and our inbox is always full of new requests. Your schedule will fill up faster than if you tried to advertise on your own
- We enforce policies so you don’t have to
We make sure you get paid on time and are compensated for any last-minute cancellations and no-shows
Elite Music Academy opened its doors in 2001 as a friendly, community school and instrument shop. Today, we have grown into one of the most influential musical education facilities in Toronto with three locations across the city.
With a faculty of 35+ of Toronto’s best music teachers, lesson coordinators, and instrument specialists, you’ll still find the same family atmosphere that made us successful from day one. We spend a great deal of time seeking the best music teachers in Toronto to run our programs. We hire new teachers based on a number of criteria: experience, personality, talent, entrepreneurship, and safety (all teachers must pass a Vulnerable Sector Screening).