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Northwest Missouri State University


Student Employment Program - Job Description

Job Title

Piano Accompanist

Department

Music

Job Description

Provide piano accompaniment (for students taking voice lessons) of moderate difficulty for private students during their weekly voice lessons; Lesson times are arranged between the private student and instructor; Must be available to perform with students on frequent Wednesday afternoon recitals from 3-5 pm and for jury exams during finals week.

Communications:

  • Initiate communication with students or patrons prior to events

Self-Directed Learning:

  • Work unsupervised
  • Demonstrate initiative to practice scores/arrangements/pieces

Competence in a Discipline:

  • Ability to play piano proficiency equal to level required to accompany at music contests

Personal/Social Development:

  • Pay attention to detail
  • Exhibit professionalism and courtesy
  • Punctual, dependable and reliable
  • Flexible with scheduling

Team Work/Team Leading:

  • Demonstrate ability to work positively with others

Cultural Enrichment:

  • Appreciate music

Qualifications

Must be able to play piano accompaniments (for students taking voice lessons) of moderate difficulty during their arranged weekly lessons, for student recital performances; Must be available to perform with students on frequent Wednesday afternoon recitals at 3 pm and 4 pm, and during finals week for vocal juries; Must successfully complete audition/skill level test; Have good sight reading skills; Please refer to the job description for a more complete list of responsibilities and qualifications for this position.

Wage Rate

$10.00

Hours Available

5 Hours

Start Date

Immediately

Application Deadline

Until Filled; Please complete the attached application.

Supervisor

Dr. Stephen Town

Address

Fine Arts 230

Phone

660-562-1795

Email

stown@nwmissouri.edu

Contact the Supervisor to apply for this position. Apply for positions for which you meet the qualifications.