Employment Opportunities

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If you would like to submit a resumé, include the position you are applying for in the subject line of your email. Email to: hiring@oldtownschool.org

Please, no phone calls.

Retail Sales


We seek a part-time sales associate for the Old Town School music store. We need someone with excellent customer service skills to sell instruments, accessories, books, and other music-related items.

We are looking for someone with retail sales experience who is outgoing, energetic, and excellent at working with the public. Must be able to play the guitar and at least one other instrument. A flexible schedule, including nights and weekends, is required. Music store experience preferred and AIMsi POS software experience a plus. Bilingual skills helpful.

If interested and qualified, please email resume and cover letterto hiring@oldtownschool.org. Please, no phone calls.

Bhangra Instructor


The Old Town School of Folk Music seeks a part-time Bhangra instructor to deliver beginner-friendly, safe, fun, progressive, and culturally-focused dance curriculum for 8-week classes with 5 to 15 adult students (ages 13 and up.) Instructor will provide music and support materials as needed. We will offer one or two classes per week at our Lincoln Square, and possibly Lincoln Park, locations.


  • Three years adult group class teaching experience
  • Ability to commit to pre-scheduled weekly classes for 16-week period
  • Ability to communicate clearly with students
  • Dance and movement music performance background helpful

If interested and qualified, please email cover letter and resume to hiring@oldtownschool.org. Please, no phone calls.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The Old Town School of Folk Music does not make employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, sexual identity, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

We are an equal opportunity employer that desires diversity in its workforce and we strongly encourage applications from those with a wide variety of backgrounds.

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