Piano Instructor

  • Vancouver
  • Summit Music

Piano Instructor - Vancouver (West Side)

We Offer

  • Flexible Hours
  • Bonuses for successful RCM examinations
  • Consistent work throughout the summer in our Summer Camp Programs
  • Competitive Hourly Rates
  • Small business team that's focused on growing your student base
  • Recital, Masterclass and Competition opportunities for your students


The teacher will travel to teach in the students' homes in the Vancouver West Side area. We advocate the RCM curriculum, but do not prescribe a particular method for beginners or force students to do examinations. The teacher is free to teach in response to the individual needs of each student and their goals.

As a contractor, you will be responsible for setting your own schedule. The teacher will be free to build up their schedule in a flexible way that suits their aspirations. Good organization and communication skills are key so that you can arrange classes with the families. We also host two recitals per year. The teacher is encouraged to prepare their students for these performances.


  • Bachelors Degree in Music
  • RCM Level 10 Piano or equivalent
  • Minimum of 2 Years Teaching Experience
  • Drivers' License and access to your own, reliable vehicle
  • Must be legally able to work in Canada
  • Fluent English, both spoken and written
  • Willingness to obtain a police background check
  • Ability to teach a second instrument is an asset

Organization description

Summit Music is a small family business bringing a high standard of tuition to the homes of students across Vancouver and the North Shore since 2019. Our goal is to bring positive and ambitious music study to our students with dedication, longevity and consistency. We want music to be at the forefront of a child's overall development.

As we grow our business, we want to foster long-term relationships between teachers and students, so that both parties enjoy a rewarding experience over many years. We want to compensate teachers fairly for the amazing work that they do, to enable this long-term partnership to prosper.

Job Types : Part-time, Fixed term contract Contract length: 7 months Part-time hours: 3-5 per week

Salary : $35.00-$50.00 per hour

Benefits :

  • Flexible schedule


  • Evenings
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

Education :

  • Bachelor's Degree (required)

Experience :

  • Teaching: 2 years (preferred)


  • Driving Licence (required)

Work Location: On the road