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

Part-time

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 letter to hiring@oldtownschool.org. Please, no phone calls.


Café Associate

Part-time

The Cafe at the Old Town School of Folk Music seeks a part-time staff member with a Chicago sanitation certificate for its Lincoln Square location. Cheerful, outgoing person needed to take orders, prepare food, and serve beverages. Counter service only. Shifts include some daytime hours but mostly evenings during shows. Evenings and weekends are required, approximately 15 - 25 hours per week.

Chicago Sanitation Certificate, at least one year of food handling experience, and cash-handling experience are required. Bartending/barista experience preferred and BASSETT License is a plus. Must be 21, reliable, friendly, and able to work alone or with little supervision. Bilingual Spanish is a plus.

This is a great opportunity to work in a creative environment with a friendly atmosphere. If interested and qualified, please email resume and cover letter to hiring@oldtownschool.org. Please, no phone calls.


Modern Dance Instructor

Part-time

The Old Town School of Folk Music seeks a part-time Modern Dance instructor to deliver intermediate level classes. Immediate need is for Thursday evenings at our Lincoln Square location. Instructor will provide music and support materials as needed.

Requirements:

  • Three years adult group Modern Dance teaching experience.
  • Bachelor's degree in dance; Master's degree preferred.
  • Ability to commit to pre-scheduled weekly classes for 16-week period.
  • Ability to communicate clearly with students.
  • Professional performing experience in dance.

If interested and qualified, please email cover letter and resume along with artist samples 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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