Career at Melodica

  • “You are the music while the music lasts.”
    T.S. Eliot

We are always looking for talented and motivated professionals to join the Melodica team.

If our current vacancies do no match your profile and you wish to be considered for any future positions, please send your updated CV to with your profession in the subject line.

Current Vacancies at Melodica

Position:Violin Teacher
Department: Music Department
Reporting To:Team Leader/Head of Music – TBC
Location: Dubai
Job Type: Full Time
Working Hours: Saturday: 10am-8pm, Sunday-Thursday: 2pm-9pm
Direct Reports:None

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan and prepare lessons in relation to individual students’ needs and examination syllabuses
  • Teach music theory, aural skills, sight reading and practical techniques to students
  • Asses students’ abilities, provide feedback and compile reports
  • Create and maintain a safe and motivating learning environment
  • Continuously update professional knowledge and expertise, as appropriate, to keep up to date with developments in teaching practice and methodology, in general, and in the curriculum area of Music
  • Ensure up-to-date knowledge and awareness of examination requirements
  • Communicate effectively with the parents of students as appropriate
  • Encourage students to take part in recitals, competitions, concerts, choirs, student bands, international examination boards etc.


Candidate Requirements

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in music or music education
  • Minimum one (1) year teaching experience in a similar environment
  • Proficient in English - verbal and written
  • Professional in at least one (1) musical instrument with a solid foundation in music theory
  • Teachers who can also teach piano or another musical instrument, at a beginner level, will be given preference
  • Experience teaching the International Examination Boards: ABRSM, TRINITY
  • Demonstrate excellent musicianship and artistry as a teacher and performer
  • Demonstrate passion for and experience in teaching young beginners and adults
  • Flexibility and creativity to adapt to curriculum goals and ability to work collaboratively
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work effectively in a diverse community
  • Ability to work during working hours as well as additional hours for planning meetings, professional development, scheduled concerts or examinations
  • Interest and ability to be a role model to students and parents as an artist, teacher and scholar and to encourage students to develop holistically
  • Basic IT knowledge


Salary and Benefit Details

  • Competitive tax free salary – basic + commission (based on personal performance)
  • Limited Contract with Dubai residence visa
  • 30 days paid annual leave during the summer
  • 15 days unpaid leave during the winter
  • Local medical insurance


How to Apply:

Send your resume to

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Only qualified candidates will be contacted by the HR Department for a pre-screening telephone conversation.

If you are not contacted by Melodica, your application has unfortunately not been successful.