Drum Coach Position Available

Published May 20, 2024.


Join Our Passionate Team at Sono Music: Seeking an Inspiring Drum Teacher!

Commencement: early July, 2024.


Are you a dynamic and dedicated drum teacher with a flair for inspiring students? Sono Music is excited to welcome a new member to our talented team! We are a vibrant music academy committed to cultivating a love for music in students of all ages and skill levels. If you have a passion for teaching and a deep-rooted enthusiasm for drumming, we want to hear from you!

Why Join Sono Music?

At Sono Music, we believe that music education is a journey of joy and discovery. Our drum teachers are more than instructors; they are mentors who ignite creativity and foster lifelong musical appreciation. You’ll be joining a warm, supportive community that values continuous learning and professional growth. We offer state-of-the-art facilities, a welcoming environment, and a platform for you to share your expertise and passion.

Preferred qualifications/experience/attributes:

  • Experience & Expertise: teaching experience and proficiency in various drumming styles, including rock, jazz, and classical.
  • Education: A degree in music or a related field is preferred.
  • Passion for Teaching: An enthusiastic approach to teaching students of all ages and abilities, from beginners to advanced.
  • Communication Skills: Excellent interpersonal skills to effectively connect with students and their families.
  • Creativity: Ability to create engaging lesson plans that inspire and challenge students.
  • Willingness to work evenings Mon-Thurs; and on weekends.
  • A high level of personal integrity and commitment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct private 1-on-1 drum lessons.
  • Develop customized lesson plans tailored to each student’s needs and goals.
  • Prepare students for performances, examinations, and competitions.
  • Conduct occasional workshops and attend our performance events.
  • Maintain a positive and encouraging learning environment.
  • Participate in faculty meetings, training, and professional development opportunities.

Benefits of Working with Us

The role offers a multitude of benefits that make it not only a rewarding experience but also a significant opportunity for personal and professional growth. First and foremost, one of the primary advantages is the chance to make a meaningful impact. Whether you’re working with a team or directly interacting with clients, your contributions can drive positive change and innovation within the organization. This sense of purpose is invaluable and can lead to a highly fulfilling career.

Additionally, the role provides extensive opportunities for skill development. You’ll have access to professional development and training programs designed to enhance your expertise and broaden your knowledge base. This continuous learning environment ensures that you are always at the forefront of industry trends and best practices.

Be part of a supportive and collaborative work culture that fosters both personal and professional relationships. You’ll be part of a dynamic team that values diversity and inclusion, where every voice is heard, and every idea is considered. This nurturing environment not only boosts morale but also encourages innovation and creativity.

Your compensation will be competitive. It is important that you are well compensated and that this job moves you in the direction that you want your life and career to be going. We don’t engage in unlawful “sham contracting” like some music schools.  You will be employed under the correct Award, paid your superannuation entitlements, and enjoy an extremely consistent income and appointment book.

At Sono Music, we are more than just a music school; we are a community of musicians and educators dedicated to fostering a lifelong love of music. If you are ready to inspire and be inspired, we would love to hear from you. Join us in making a difference through music!

To apply, please submit your resume along with a cover letter detailing your teaching philosophy and relevant experience at the link below.