Are you passionate about music? Do you want to get involved with a worthwhile organization to help children? Take a look at our open positions and internships.

Current Openings

Director of Growth and Engagement (Development)
The People’s Music School (TPMS) is seeking a Director of Growth and Engagement, who will be the external “face” of TPMS to our philanthropic stakeholders, and drive all aspects of fundraising and revenue generation. This will be a critical role as the organization tackles its vision of serving 1,000 students by 2020. The primary responsibilities include developing and managing the school’s fundraising strategies, leading the design and execution of a major growth campaign, and setting direction for marketing and events. The Director will work closely with the leadership team (President and Executive Director and Board), collaborate closely with the program team, and manage 2-3 development team members. The role will require a unique balance of strategic and analytic mindset, and the soft skills to engage our multiple and diverse stakeholders. Interested candidates should read up on all our latest news, and please send your resume to: jointhemission@peoplesmusicschool.org. Click below for more information.

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SLAM Program Manager
The SLAM Program Manager is the information hub for our Saturday high school honors program, leading students, faculty, parents, and community partners toward our mission and yearly goals. S/he has high artistic standards, a make-it-work mentality, and is direct and approachable, particularly with teens. S/he is flexible to the needs of a fast-paced music school and has experienced insight into how to grow a high school honors program that embodies artistic excellence, college-readiness, and character development. In addition, exceptional organizational skills, an appreciation for diversity, and the ability to embody our culture will set successful candidates apart. Interested candidates should send their résumé to: Recruiting Manager at jointhemission@peoplesmusicschool.org or click below for more information.

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Arts Administration Intern
The People’s Music School (TPMS) is seeking Arts Administration Interns for Spring 2018 and Summer 2018! Our interns work alongside senior staff, participate in professional development, and have the opportunity to create and manage new projects. Want to learn what happens behind the scenes in the running of a non-profit? Interested in helping us bring the transformative benefits of music to thousands of lives across Chicago? Send your resume to Josh deVries, Program Manager, at josh.devries@peoplesmusicschool.org. Click below to learn more about the Arts/Music Intern position:

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