Careers At CIM

The Cleveland Institute of Music is an equal employment opportunity employer and educator and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, political affiliation or veteran status.

Part-time Piano Faculty

The Preparatory and Continuing Education Division of the Cleveland Institute of Music invites applications for a part-time Artist-Teacher of Piano who possesses a commitment and devotion to excellence in the training and artistic development of young pianists. It is CIM's intention to offer a temporary part-time position to the successful candidate for the 2014/2015 academic year. Responsibilities of this position, in addition to teaching, include the ability to attract and retain quality students, attendance at all faculty meetings, student recitals, exams and other departmental and Preparatory Department events.


  • Master's degree in music with a major in piano performance or equivalent professional experience.
  • Demonstrable track record of successful teaching of piano at the preparatory level
  • Demonstrable performance experience as a solo pianist and/or in a chamber music capacity

Start Date: August 25, 2014

Application: A complete application packet will include:

  • letter of interest
  • complete vita
  • Contact information for three references
  • Video uploads of:
    -student performances relevant to successful teaching.
    - Candidates solo or chamber music performances in music from at least two style periods.
  • additional supporting materials indicating teaching experience and student achievements

All submitted materials are the property of Cleveland Institute of Music. Review begins immediately and position remains open until filled.

Interested applicants are asked to submit the above materials online by June 24th, 2014.

Inquiries can be directed to:
Megan Swerbinsky, Director of Human Resources, Cleveland Institute of Music, 11021 East Boulevard, Cleveland, OH 44106. Phone: 216-791-5000

This page was last updated on June 18, 2014.

Human Resources

Megan Swerbinsky

Director of Human Resources

p. 216.791.5000 ext. 219

f. 216.795.3141


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