The Portland Conservatory of Maine provides quality musical instruction to students of all ages, all ability levels, and all financial circumstances.

Through a combination of private lessons with an outstanding faculty, academic music classes, creative performances, and a rich social experience, PCM nurtures the talents of its students and shares a mutual love of music with the community of Southern Maine.

The Portland Conservatory of Music accepts applications from qualified candidates for posted openings. Please read the wording of each posting carefully to ensure eligibility for the position to which you wish to apply. You may also email PCM Executive Director Jean Murachanian.

Current Openings

Percussion Instructor

The qualifications for these two positions are listed below.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Music Degree and/or 2 or more years of significant teaching experience.
  • Knowledge of pedagogical methods and materials.
  • Exceptional speaking and writing skills to effectively communicate with both students and parents.


  • Performance experience.
  • Experience working at a community music or arts organization.


  • Enthusiasm and care for music education.
  • Enthusiasm for our mission at PCM.
  • Positive contributions to the school’s environment.
  • Ability to adapt and cater to the individual needs of each student.

Please submit your application materials to:

Jean Murachanian, Executive Director
Portland Conservatory of Music
202 Woodford St., 3rd Floor
Portland, ME 04103
(207) 775-3356