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Employment Opportunities

Calling All Music Educators and Teaching Artists!

The San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory is expanding and we would like to keep you informed as teaching positions become available. If you share our passion for instilling the magic of music in students then…

Spread the word to your friends and colleagues.  You can help us make music education affordable and accessible to all!

For more information or to apply for a position, please send your resume to Amber Weber, Deputy Director, at hr@sdys.org. No phone calls please.

Current Opportunities

Production Manager

The San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory (SDYS) is seeking a full-time Production and Operations Manager to lead the production of events and internal operations of the organization. S/he will prioritize and balance many responsibilities in a fast-paced environment and be committed to our core values of inclusiveness, personal achievement, and community leadership.

Download the Production Manager job description here.

Substitute Teaching Artist (Winds or Strings)

The San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory (SDYS) is seeking substitute Teaching Artists to teach group sectionals and/or conduct and teach full ensembles, on an as-needed basis. Our Teaching Artists build musical skills, teach fundamentals, bring out creativity, serve as mentors and role models, and build community to beginner and intermediate musicians in our Community Programs.

Download the Substitute Teaching Artist job description here.

Teaching Artist (Early Childhood)

The Teaching Artists for SDYS’ early childhood music will teach small groups of our Baby and Me Music classes for children 0-4 years old and their caregivers, as well as teach early childhood music to small groups of preschools at contracted sites. Our team begins to build musical skills, creativity, movement, and social-emotional skills for young children. They also build attachment and healthy parenting skills between children and caregivers. All SDYS Teaching Artists serve as mentors and role models, while building a place and sense of community. We do not hire Teaching Artists just to teach music.

Download the Teaching Artist job description here.

Music Librarian

The San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory (SDYS)’s mission is to instill excellence in the musical and personal development of students through rigorous and inspiring musical training experiences. It does this through both its Conservatory Program and Community Program.

Under the supervision of the Associate Director of Conservatory Programs, the Music Librarian manages the acquisition, organization, storage, and use of print and digital collection of music for both its Conservatory and Community Programs.

Download the Music Librarian job description here.

Production Assistant

The San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory (SDYS) instills excellence in the musical and personal development of students through rigorous and inspiring musical training experiences. Students have the opportunity to rehearse and perform through the Conservatory Programs, traditional ensemble experience with weekend rehearsals throughout the school year. Additionally, SDYS strives to make music education affordable and accessible to all. It is advancing this vision in part through its Community Programs, which provide beginning music education to students.

The Production Assistant reports to the Production and Operations Manager for the many and varied jobs that contribute to the smooth running of rehearsals, events and concerts.

Download the Production Assistant job description here.

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