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Job Purpose Statement: ​Music is highly valued at Desert Marigold School and is integral to our curriculum which is guided by the Core Principles of Public Waldorf Education. The Accompanist provides musical accompaniment supporting the Eurythmy and Choir classes.

Salary Range: ​Starting at $18 per class period

Hours: ​Part-Time, up to 20 hours per week
Reports to:​ Director of Curriculum & Instruction

Qualifications:
● Accomplished pianist with a strong background in traditional and contemporary music
● Bachelor’s degree preferred
Essential Job Functions:
● Perform repertoire for Eurythmy classes of Western classical piano music which includes
improvisation
● Perform repertoire for choir classes ranging from musical theater to choral classics to arrangements
of pop music
● Work in close partnership with the Eurythmy and Choir teachers
● Punctuality and reliability
Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Required:
● Proficiency in a Classical repertoire
● Ability to sight read and improvise or interpret creatively
● Ability to work collaboratively as an integral part of a team with other faculty on performances
● Flexibility in schedule and times
● Excellent communication skills
● Commitment to ongoing personal and professional development
● Willingness to learn about the core principles of Public Waldorf education arising from the
understanding of child development set forth by Rudolf Steiner preferred

Experience Requirements:​ Prior accompanist experience preferred

Physical Demands:
Frequent: Sitting and Standing
Occasional: Walking, Lifting and Carrying

Licenses, Certifications, Bonding and/or Testing Required: AZ DPS Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card,
Clear TB Test, CPR/First Aid Certifications


Details

Organization/Company: Desert Marigold School
Website: http://desertmarigold.org/
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Deadline: Open Until Filled
How to Apply: Please visit our website http://desertmarigold.org/who-we-are/work-at-dms/ and got to the Work @ DMS page and follow the application instructions.