"All of California’s children deserve to learn the important skills necessary to succeed in today’s competitive work force,
as learned in sequential, standards-based music education courses taught by credentialed music educators."

Below is a list of music education related job opportunities.  

Jobs are posted for 60 days for a fee of $35.  Please limit your post to 350 words.

To submit a listing for a job announcement on the calmusiced.com jobs page, include the exact wording for the posting in the body of the email (no PDF attachments or logos please) and send to Trish Adams.  An invoice for the posting fee and information regarding payment methods will be provided.

Assistant Band Director/Teacher Position

Effective: 2018/2019 School Year

Experience: Prior successful teaching experience in a high school Band assignment is desired. Master’s Degree in Music is preferred.

Credential: Single Subject Credential in Music including an English Language Authorization.

Salary: $46,620 to $74,546

Deadline: February 9, 2018

Application: Please submit a complete application at www.Edjoin.org. Our district can be located by searching job openings for Murrieta Valley USD on the Edjoin website.

Comments: Vista Murrieta High School is located in the city of Murrieta. Vista Murrieta's Band Program is well known across the country for excellence in concert, marching, jazz band, indoor drum line and indoor color guard. The marching band is a consistent finalist band at the Bands of America Regional Championships and a multiple time Grand National Championship semifinalist. The marching band is also one of the only bands in the United States to have received the Al Castronovo Memorial Esprit de Corps Award twice, and is one of the only 80 bands in the world to have received the John Philip Sousa Foundation Sudler Shield Award.All four Vista Murrieta concert bands regularly achieve "Superior" ratings at the annual concert festival. All three jazz ensembles consistently place at festival, and the top jazz ensemble submits annual recordings for the prestigious "Essentially Ellington" competition and festival held each year in New York City. In 2017, the Varsity Winter Drum Line won the gold medal at the Southern California Percussion Alliance "Open" division championships. All three Winter Color Guard teams routinely medal at the Winter Guard Association of Southern California and Winter Guard International Regional Championships each year, with consecutive gold medal accolades and division wins presented to the Varsity Winter Guard team for the second year in a row.Ensemble classes are supplemented with college dual enrollment music theory and music history courses. Vista Murrieta High School is looking for an energetic, fun, highly organized, technology proficient woodwind specialist to help maintain core program functions, while also stimulating growth and progress in all areas.

Collaborative Pianist II
Job ID#13430

Salary: $2,643 - $4,166 per mo. (DOE), paid on a 10/12 Pay Plan

The Collaborative Pianist II will collaborate with other pianists in the Department as well as faculty and staff to provide piano accompaniment for students and faculty in ensemble and solo rehearsals and performance. This is a full-time position that requires evening and weekend availability. For full position description, including requirements, please visit http://apptrkr.com/1161594.

Instrumental Music Teaching Position

Pacific Grove High School 0.6 FTE
Robert Down & Forest Grove Elementary School 0.4 FTE
Total 1.0 FTE ~ 1 position

EFFECTIVE: 2018 - 2019 School year

EXPERIENCE: Prior teaching experience in elementary and secondary grades and/or defined grade level and defined subject matter.

CREDENTIAL: Must possess a valid California a teaching credential authorizing the credential holder to provide service to children in the defined subject matter (music) at the elementary and secondary grade level. Must meet NCLB requirements and possess or qualify for the authorization to teach English Language Learners.


  • 1.0 FTE, Placement according to the PGTA Certificated Salary Schedule
  • District Paid Teacher Induction
  • Partially Paid Health Benefits

DEADLINEFriday, March 9, 2018

APPLICATION: Please submit a complete application on EDJOIN or to:

Pacific Grove Unified School District

Human Resource Department

Billie Mankey, Human Resources Director II 
435 Hillcrest Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
Phone: 831-646-6507; FAX: 831-646-6527

District website: www.pgusd.org E-mail: bmankey@pgusd.org

A complete certificated application package includes a cover letter, PGUSD certificated application form (on our website), current résumé, copy of credential, copy of transcripts and 3 letters of recommendation. Incomplete applications will not be considered.