Kidville Rockin’ Railroad Musician (Keyboard) (Guitar and Drums!

Kidville Carroll Gardens

Kidville Rockin’ Railroad Musician (Keyboard) (Guitar and Drums!

Brooklyn, NY
Part Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    Join our ensemble of play professionals and bring Kidville music classes to life with your talents, energy, and passion for children. Help us create an environment that nurtures milestones and memories through MUSIC and PLAY.

    What you’ll do:

    Execute early childhood music classes as a member of a 4-piece, LIVE band. We’re looking for outgoing guitarists, vocalists, pianists, and drummers!

    Engage with Kidville families and form long-lasting relationships

    Prepare the classroom environment for efficiency and FUN!

    Utilize Kidville set lists, scripts, and songs to connect families with Kidville content

    Assist in classroom clean-up and organization

    Rock out during concerts at birthday parties and other events

    Connect with a network of over 500 play professionals who excite and inspire families around the world!

    What you offer:

    A willingness to perform, sing, and be silly in front of both children and adults

    A joy for meeting, engaging, and connecting with families

    A flexible attitude and a welcoming smile

    A warm and friendly personality that commands a room

    A strong desire to collaborate and share ideas with a team

    Experience teaching and/or working with children preferred, as well as a willingness to learn more in your specific field or industry

    Documentation of legal U.S. residency

    A Baccalaureate Degree

    Bonus Points:

    You have a theatrical background and/or experience performing in a band

    You can learn material by listening to mp.3s and/or reading chord charts

    You have knowledge of multiple styles and genres of music

    You are pursuing a Masters in Performance, Music, or in Music Education

    Guitarists – must play guitar and sing well and have solid knowledge of fundamental chords

    Vocalists – must be an experienced singer with a knack for performing puppet voices and movement

    Pianists – Must be an experienced pianist with ability to sight-read, follow sheet music, and learn material by listening to MP3s. Must have knowledge of and be able to play multiple styles of upbeat, pop/rock-based music. Must have the ability to follow and improvise.

    Drummers – Must be an experienced drummer. Must have knowledge of and be able to play multiple styles of upbeat, pop/rock-based music for transitions between songs and activities by following pianist and guitarist.

    Next Steps:

    Please email your resume to Jamilla@mykidville.com