The Salvation Army of the Syracuse Area Seasonal Music & Gospel Arts Department Assistant in Canton, Massachusetts


2 Positions Available 


June 22 - First Day/DHQ/Move to Camp/Setup  

June 23-27 - Music Conservatory  

June 30 - July 4 - Music Conservatory  

July 8 - Music Camp Setup 

July 9-14 - Music Camp 

July 16 - Clean Up/Return equipment to DHQ/Exit Interview  


Position Title Seasonal Music & Gospel Arts Department Assistant


Responsible to Divisional Music Director

Education Requirements High School Diploma

Work Experience Work or volunteer experience teaching young children

Other Qualifications

  • Active participation in Salvation Army instrumental and vocal programs is preferred

  • Skill on a brass instrument required; piano and voice experience preferred

  • Have the ability to work effectively with people and carry out the instructions of superiors

  • Experience working with music instruction for children

  • Maintain a vibrant Christian witness both within and outside his/her corps

  • Principal Functions Be responsible to and assist the Massachusetts Divisional Music & Gospel Arts Department during 2018 Massachusetts Music Conservatory and 2018 Massachusetts Music Camp

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Serve as a faculty member for Massachusetts Music Conservatory and Massachusetts Music Camp

  • Serve as either boys or girls counselor for Music Conservatory

  • Serve as a private and group brass instructor at Music Conservatory

  • Assist on the Music Camp Faculty as assigned by the Divisional Music Director

  • Assist in the transportation and setup of music equipment

  • Complete independently or assist in any task assigned by the Divisional Music DirectorThe scope of this job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. It may be changed as necessary without notice. Also, there will be times when the Seasonal Music & Gospel Arts Department Assistant will be asked to perform tasks, which are not specifically listed herein.

Job ID2018-4335


TypeTemporary Part-Time