11 Oct 2017

Full-Time Drum Instructor

The Drum Corp – Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia

Job Description

The Drum Corp require a “Drum Instructor” in Hunter Valley NSW:

The Drum Corp Instructor Advertisement – NOW HIRING.
We are hiring instructors who want to teach kids through an ‘out of the box’ musical education style.

Drum Corp have reinvented how to teach music, and have created the most insanely fun way to learn music.

After resounding success in the Hunter Valley, we have begun expanding our troupe of instructors along the East Coast of Australia. We are looking for super heroes who are fun, enthusiastic, highly energetic people that enjoy staying fit, and are well organised.

We are the harlem globe trotters of music education as our brand fuses music ed with fun, high energy, high impact entertainment. Currently we are looking for talent in North Sydney, Newcastle, Central Coast, Port Stephens and Maitland regions.

How We Do It:

We teach kids to play by ear, so you don’t need to know how to read music. Our training program will have you “Instructor Ready” so you can become part of the future of music education. Depending on your location, we will have regular classes to teach from January 2018.

We are seeking a program instructor who:

  • Enjoys being around children
  • Has initiative and drive to contribute to a growing creative company
  • Can understand and work towards our company vision
  • Has excellent verbal communication skills
  • Solid foundation of rhythm or dance
  • Has creative ideas and abilities
  • Is able to work full time: 5 weekdays during school terms (9.00 – 3.00 p.m.). School Holidays will be for extra training (in the first year) and creative sessions
  • Great interpersonal skills and be able to manage, lead and motivate
  • Receptive to our new learning method and philosophy
  • Has a licence to drive


*Base salary with commission 40K – 50K

+Company Car (Value 20K per year)- must be used within Company Policy limits

+ Fuel Levy (Business fuel is covered by Drum Corp)

+ iPad & iPhone supplied

+1 x Uniform Accessories Pack supplied – Extra Clothing must be in accordance with our Company image Policy

*5 Days a Week (Tuesday-Friday: structured lessons + Monday: Make-ups/Training/Creative projects/meetings)

+Regular paid School holidays.

*Social Media – As you will be working with children, posts and settings on your personal pages will have to be regulated according to our Social Media Policy.

*All photos and videos posted via Drum Corp Feeds are required to meet our Drum Corp Social Media Policy.

*Commitment to our annual Super Jam + extra creative projects

*Disclosure Clause

  • Holidays – All Holiday’s are required to be taken within school holidays
  • Extra Instruction outside of hours – (not allowed) – seen as a conflict of interest
  • Performing, Recording, Touring … WE ENCOURAGE

Your role includes:

  • Leading group class’s as the Instructor of our unique energised music program
  • Creating fun musical environments
  • Interacting and engaging effectively with children
  • Delivering our specified program to children from 6-12 years of age
  • Collaborating with other Drum Corp Instructors
  • Driving between multiple school locations
  • Managing program equipment within schools locations
  • Assist with student management for our yearly Super Jam Events
  • Communicating via letters to our international sponsor children
  • Documenting photo/video moments for Drum Corp social media

Apply ONLY if:

  • You are serious about making a difference in the world
  • You are willing to become part of, and contribute to, a creative team
  • You have a love for music
  • You would like to help children understand the magic of music and unlock their musical potential
  • You are ready to see children demonstrate growth through your work.
  • You have effective presentation and engagement skills.
  • You get excited with challenges and would like push your own personal limits
  • You are eager to be part of a growing organisation.

If you have the passion to become part of the Drum Corp family, apply today.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $40,000.00 to $50,000.00 /year

Job Location:

  • Hunter Valley NSW

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • Teaching & performing: 1 year

Required language:

  • English

Required licence or certification:

  • Car License

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