Suzuki teachers need to be passionate about music and believe that every child has the ability to play a musical instrument.
To be a Suzuki teacher is an extremely rewarding profession where you will work with truly committed parents who enjoy learning music with their children.
Benefits of becoming a Suzuki Teacher
internationally recognized qualifications.
professional structure for studio teachers.
support network for teachers, locally and overseas.
opportunity to develop and explore teaching techniques through an established repertoire.
regular professional development activities to keep teachers abreast of best practice in music & teaching.
regular access to high quality international and national teachers and performers through conferences, masterclasses and workshops.
multitude of activities for teachers & students including concerts, ensembles, masterclasses, music camps & Suzuki Graduation.
Teacher Training Course, Suzuki Book 3, Napier , NZ
Teacher Training, Asia Suzuki Convention, Bali
To become a Suzuki Teacher
Teachers undergo specialized training to teach the Suzuki Method.These are fully structured courses in instrumental teaching, pedagogy and philosophy. Applicants are chosen by audition and interview.
These part-time courses are provided at three levels: Primary, Intermediate and Advanced. Sunshine Piano School offers a full training course in piano as well as modules of Suzuki Philosophy and Parent Education for all other instruments ( violin, cello, flute, guitar, singing, harp) Teacher Trainees have an access to ongoing mentoring, lesson observations, instrumental lesson, piano pedagogy and Suzuki philosophy.