Music Department Staff Accompanist

Greenville University seeks a part-time accompanist and piano instructor beginning with the 2018-19 academic year.  This is an eight-month position that includes the Fall Semester (late August – mid December) & Spring Semester (mid January – mid May). 

Job duties include:

  • Accompanying approximately 10-15 hours per week in these capacities:  with vocal and instrumental students (both classical and contemporary styles), college choral ensembles, and other departmental accompanying needs
  • Will require some night and weekend responsibilities.
  • Potential 1/8-1/4 piano teaching load for teaching private lessons and class piano courses, depending on need


Master’s degree in music is required. 

This person should possess choral and general accompanying experience along with excellent reading skills. Also, the successful candidate will possess the ability to play open score and will show evidence of successful collaborative work with soloists, as well as in a choral setting. Strong technical and musical skills as a performer are necessary and acquaintance with both classical and commercial musical styles is required.  This person must maintain a professional appearance and exhibit a commitment to working with undergraduates in a Christian liberal-arts setting.  

Start Date:  Late August, 2018


The university is located 50 miles east of St. Louis in an attractive residential community of approximately 7,000 people. Greenville University was founded in 1892 and is affiliated with the Free Methodist Church, yet draws students from 40+ denominations. For additional information, please visit our website:

It is the policy of Greenville University not to discriminate on the basis of age, color, ethnic or national origin, disability, race, gender or prior military service in its educational programs, admissions or employment policies. Greenville University is committed to an environment of cultural and ethnic diversity; women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

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