Seeking Lead Guitarist/Vocalist

Date Posted: Aug 12, 2019
Application Deadline: Sep 12, 2019
Start Date: Sep 03, 2019

Salary Range: Other
Additional Salary Information: $15-$16
Province: Ontario
Region: Metro Toronto Area
City: Toronto
Employee Benefits: N/A
Organization's Field/Discipline: The Arts
Job's focus: Creative
Job Type: Part-time
Career Level: Intermediate

Organization Description

Kidville

Kidville Canada is a team-oriented place where everyone is committed to providing a positive experience for families. The combination of a pleasant attitude, willingness to help others, and a commitment to Kidville’s high standard of service are the foundation of a positive work environment.

Kidville operates upscale facilities catering to newborns through six-year-old children and their families. We offer a wide range of developmental classes including enrichment, art, music, and gym.

We are looking for energetic, outgoing, responsible, and fun guitarists, vocalists, pianists, and drummers to form a 4-piece band to perform 45 minute music classes for babies and toddlers! All candidates should be fast learners, team players, and hard workers - with good sense of humor and ability to interact with children and adults in a classroom setting. Competitive salary, tons of fun, flexible hours, and incredible opportunities! Additional work may also be available for children’s birthday parties.



Job Description

Kidville Rockin’ Railroad Conductor!

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 an outgoing guitarist who is also a vocalist!
• 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
• A Post-Secondary Degree/Diploma

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

 



Requirements:

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
 



Additional Info:

About Kidville:
Kidville is the preferred destination of the world’s most important community - FAMILY.
Our mission is to inspire happy moments, support developmental milestones, and spark creativity through dynamic early childhood experiences. With over 30 locations worldwide including Dubai, Chicago, LA, and New York, Kidville centers are one-stop destinations that provide creative classes and birthday parties for kids, a pre-school alternative program, indoor playspace, and more.
Our people are our brand and are lovingly referred to as ‘Play Professionals’ both inside and out of the classroom. Our culture is energetic, vibrant, collaborative, and silly from company-wide contests like Battle of the Bands to our monthly brand marketing summits.
We believe in the power of play and the simplicity of remarkable service. The result?  Happy Kids. Happy Families.
Voted ‘best birthday party place’ by Parents magazine, and a frequented hot-spot for celebrity tots (check us out on http://blog.kidville.com/press), every day brings something new at Kidville. Visit www.kidville.ca for more information.

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How to Apply:

Next Steps:
• Visit www.kidville.ca and see everything we have to offer!
• Search #KIDVILLE on Instagram and see our brand come to life!
• Ready to join the team?

* Email a cover letter and resume to careers.ylv@kidville.ca



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