Jobs

CURRENT OPENINGS

String Sprouts • teachers & assistants

Seeking motivated, reliable, and enthusiastic strings teachers for the groundbreaking String Sprouts program.

Teachers will need to be proficient on the violin, excellent at working with young (pre-K) children, and have significant musical and/or educational training. Responsibilities include: teaching students with a positive attitude, following the provided curriculum, and monitoring your classroom administrative and equipment needs.

Minimum of Masters degree and/or four years related experience in areas of responsibility preferred. Qualified candidates should submit cover letter and resume with references to Candace Jorgensen, Director of Education & Community Engagement, Omaha Conservatory of Music, 7023 Cass St., Omaha, NE 68132.

E-mail to jobs@omahacm.org.

No phone calls, please.

PIANO Artist-Faculty *NEW*

The Omaha Conservatory of Music is accepting applications until June 30th for strong candidates to fill an artist-faculty position in piano. Teaching will primarily include weekend and evening hours. The ideal candidate will be an excellent teacher and player who is organized, dependable, collegial and have excellent people skills and judgment.

Minimum of Masters degree and/or four years related experience in areas of responsibility preferred. Qualified candidates should submit cover letter and resume with references to Ruth Meints, Executive Director, Omaha Conservatory of Music, 7023 Cass Street, Omaha NE 68132 or to jobs@omahacm.org.

(About OCM:  Omaha Conservatory of Music is a vibrant, non-profit music school located in Omaha, Nebraska.  Its mission is to build musical community through education and performance to enrich lives. The 38 members of its artist-faculty strive to build excellence through dedication and passion, challenging and inspiring a student body of nearly 700 students through private lessons on campus and touching the lives of thousands of others through off-campus classes and programs.  OCM has been growing at rates of between 20 and 30% a year for more than 5 years, enjoys strong community support, and, after launching a $19.6 million capital campaign, moved into a state-of-the-art facility in January 2016. More information about OCM is available at http://www.omahacm.org/, for those who are interested.)

Timeline: Accept applications until 6/30

VOICE Artist-Faculty

The Omaha Conservatory of Music is accepting applications until June 30th for strong candidates to fill an artist-faculty position in voice.  Teaching will include weekend and evening hours. The ideal candidate will be an excellent teacher and singer who is organized, dependable, collegial and have excellent people skills and judgment.

Minimum of Masters degree and/or four years related experience in areas of responsibility preferred.  Qualified candidates should submit cover letter and resume with references to Ruth Meints, Executive Director, Omaha Conservatory of Music, 7023 Cass Street, Omaha NE 68132 or to jobs@omahacm.org.

TRUMPET Artist-Faculty

The Omaha Conservatory of Music is accepting applications until June 30th for strong candidates to fill an artist-faculty position in voice.  Teaching will include evening and weekend hours. The ideal candidate will be an excellent teacher and player who is organized, dependable, collegial and have excellent people skills and judgment.

Minimum of Masters degree and/or four years related experience in areas of responsibility preferred.  Qualified candidates should submit cover letter and resume with references to Ruth Meints, Executive Director, Omaha Conservatory of Music, 7023 Cass Street, Omaha NE 68132 or to jobs@omahacm.org.

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT 

FULL TIME

Education Requirement: Bachelor's Degree

Experience Requirement: 1-2 years

The Executive Assistant (EA) will report to and partner closely with the Executive Director (ED) to achieve the Omaha Conservatory of Music’s mission: Building musical community through education and performance to enrich lives. The EA will coordinate all aspects of the ED’s schedule, manage internal/external communication for the ED, and assist in Board related matters.. Compensation based on experience and skills. Benefit package is provided.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s degree in Nonprofit or Business Administration, or a related field, or equivalent experience. A minimum of 1-2 years of experience in administrative position within the nonprofit, financial, or business sector.

  • Able to manage the ED’s schedule and internal/external communications as requested.
  • Excellent analytical ability, leadership and organizational skills including priority setting.
  • Strong written, oral and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively with a wide range of individuals and organizations, including board members, faculty, staff, OCM families, and community partners.
  • Demonstrate a strong sense of personal accountability and integrity with initiative to grow personally.
  • Understanding of music education and best practices in music programming desired, but not required.

Salary: $35,000 minimum commensurate with experience. Benefits include: health, retirement, and others.

To apply: Send cover letter, resume, and a list of 3 professional references to Ruth Meints at jobs@omahacm.org  with “Executive Assistant” in the subject line.

Application deadline: screening begins immediately and continues until position is filled.

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT 

GENERAL WORK HOURS flexible: evenings M-F; Saturday and Sunday
  • Welcome all visitors, faculty and staff and provide favorable first impression for all
  • Direct visitors to proper rooms and give instructions
  • Maintain a safe, neat and clean environment in all areas of front lobby including bulletin board
  • Be familiar with the full extent of Conservatory programs and be able to guide families toward opportunities that match their needs
  • Monitor general email inboxes and process/forward inquiries appropriately
  • Accept payment information for tuition and ticketed events
  • Answer phones and route calls to appropriate staff
  • Provide general assistance for Conservatory events / performances, when needed
  • Make copies of Conservatory information and event materials, when needed
  • Open and/or close facility when needed
  • Ability to lift up to 25 pounds
  • Any other administrative duties as assigned by Chief Operating Officer

To apply: Send cover letter, resume, and a list of 3 professional references to Angie Miller at

jobs@omahacm.org with “Administrative Assistant” in the subject line.

Anti-Discrimination Policy – Omaha Conservatory of Music continues its firm commitment to the principle of equal employment opportunity. We provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation or any other prohibited basis of discrimination under applicable local, state or federal law. We make employment decisions consistent with this principle of equal opportunity. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment.