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Music Teacher at Duke Children’s Hospital & Health Center

We’re looking for a Music Teacher to join our staff teaching team at Duke Children’s Hospital & Health Center. Bring your music education skills to pediatric patients and family members in treatment at the hospital. Experience teaching a variety of instruments (like guitar, ukulele, percussion) to ALL ages – from 2 to 102 – and ability levels, and singing/songwriting are a must.

This position is for 6 hours each week, in two daytime 3-hour shifts on Thursdays and Fridays from 10:00AM-1:00PM.

Pay range is $22.50 – $26.00.

Download Full Job Description Here.

Deadline to Apply is 12:00PM on FRI., 10/26.
Interviews will be held on THUR., 11/15; applicants must be available this day for an interview.

TO APPLY: Email the following to Program Director Alison Griffin at

  • One-page cover letter explaining why you are a great fit for this job, including names + contact info (phone + email) for 3 references
  • Bio + CV
  • Attach or provide links to teaching samples, portfolio, and/or testimonials from students (or parents of student) – any work sample that supports your application and helps us understand your skills and strengths.

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