Music Instructor of Young Children

Date Posted: Aug 05, 2022
Application Deadline: Sep 10, 2022
Start Date: Sep 26, 2022

Hourly From: $25/hr To $40/hr
Province: Ontario
Region: Metro Toronto Area
City: Toronto
Employee Benefits: Health, Pension, Other (e.g. flex time, comp tickets, etc.)
Check Additional Info section for more Employee Benefits
Organization's Field/Discipline: The Arts
Job's focus: Creative & Administrative
Job Type: Part-time
Career Level: Intermediate

Organization Description

Rainbow Songs Inc.

Rainbow Songs Inc. is Toronto's largest preschool music program, with 20 locations in the city of Toronto and an advanced client management system to give the best possible experience to our enrollees. We take pride in our excellent customer service and stellar children's programming. Because of our close relationship with our clientele, and the Rainbow Songs' philosophy of holistic learning and community support, we believe in giving back to both our staff and our community.

Job Description

Rainbow Songs Inc. is currently seeking part-time Music Instructors.

Rainbow Songs offers exciting and interactive music programs for children from birth to 5 years old accompanied by caregivers. Through its programs, Rainbow Songs has reached thousands of families and currently is running at 14 locations in the Toronto area.

The position of Music Teacher requires involves leading groups of up to 15 preschool children and their caregivers in singing and other musical activities. Classes are divided into baby, toddler and young child levels, and all staff teach all curriculum levels.

Instructors follow the Rainbow Songs program, but are encouraged to bring their own ideas and personality to the curriculum. Applicants should be outgoing, animated and comfortable working with children and their parents or caregivers. A high level of musical competency, particularly with the guitar, is expected of all applicants.

On-the-job training pays $25 per hour for time in the classroom. Training is typically 8-15 weeks. Post-training, experienced teachers can make $40,000+ per year. The number of hours per week is flexible. Experienced teachers teach as many as 20 classes per week.

Rainbow Songs also hires out its teaching staff (as availability permits) to entertain at birthday parties and other private events. While this is completely optional, it allows for another source of income beyond Rainbow Songs weekly classes. 


The successful candidate should possess:

  • Excellent musical skills
  • Strong, clear singing voice
  • Good guitar skills
  • Outgoing and energetic personality
  • Saturday morning availability
  • Excellent manner with children
  • Experience teaching music
  • Experience with infants and young children
  • Post-secondary musical training is an asset
  • ECE, Orff, or Kodaly training is an asset
  • Be fully vaccinated for COVID-19

Additional Info:

Company Description:
Rainbow Songs is Toronto's best-loved music school for young children. It offers fun and educational classes focusing on musical development for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

The Rainbow Songs® program is one that promotes learning through active participation. Founded in Toronto, our programs have reached more than 50,000 families

How to Apply:

Email a resume and cover letter to our hiring committee at Please no phone calls.

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