School and Neighborhood Partnerships Program Associate

Position Summary: We are in search of an arts educator with experience teaching and working in public elementary schools. The successful candidate will work under the direction of the Associate Director of School and Neighborhood Partnerships to coordinate and implement effective, age appropriate performing arts classes. This will include teaching in elementary schools/community sites, supporting teaching artists, and the administration of logistics and contracts.


Position Summary

This role is the first point of contact for Center families and faculty and requires prompt attention and clear communication with all Center constituents. Under the direction of the Instructional Music Specialist, the incumbent will be responsible for interfacing with students and families, coordinating private lessons and group class enrollments, schedule changes, payments, and supports Center programs and events. This role requires careful attention to detail, a varied work schedule, proactive communication, and problem solving with center staff and colleagues. Understanding of barriers to access, especially for low-income, English Language learners and underrepresented demographics in the Bay Area.


Position Summary: East Bay Center for the Performing Arts is currently seeking enthusiastic, skilled and creative music teachers to join the School Partnerships team of In-School faculty for the 2020-2021 academic year. The Center partners with the West Contra Costa Unified School District to serve under-resourced elementary schools in Richmond by bringing music education into classrooms where it otherwise would not exist. We are currently planning for all classes to be taught in person. 

Ruthie Dineen

Managing Director