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The Salvation Army Music & Creative Arts Conservatory Senior Counselor (June 22nd – July 20th) in New York, New York


This position will assist the GNY Music & Creative Arts Department in operating the Summer Music & Creative Arts Conservatory programs by serving as a Counselor for Conservatory students and helping with and instructing classes and groups.


Conservatory Orientation: June 22nd– 24th(arrive by 10am on Wednesday, June 22nd)

  • Clean out and prepare cabins for Conservatory Student arrival

  • Set up equipment as needed in all rooms used for conservatory

  • Prepare music folders and copy music as needed

  • Counselor Orientation and Training Sessions

  • Assist with any other duties as assigned by the Divisional Music & Creative Arts Director

    Junior Music & Creative Arts Conservatory: June 25th– June 30th

  • Assume Counselor responsibilities for a specific group of Conservatory Students

  • assigned, to include:

  • Leading evening devotions in cabins

  • Supervising wake-up, showering, room cleaning, etc.

  • Meal-time supervision

  • Supervising cabin clean-up & inspection at the end of each session

  • Supervising students between cabins and the Village Complex

  • Enforcing promptness for all classes

  • Assist with Conservatory classes as assigned

  • Assist with general cabin activities (swimming, recreation, etc.) & evening programs as needed

  • Assist students who take regular medication to travel to the Infirmary

  • Assist with tear-down and clean-up after finale concerts

  • Assist in other duties as assigned by the Divisional Music & Creative Arts Director

    Music & Creative Arts Camp: July 4th– July 9th(arrive back to camp 5pm on July 3rd)

  • Assist with setting up and preparing various locations the night before

  • Assist with auditions as needed

  • Conduct and/or assist with classes as needed

  • Teach a music theory class as needed

  • Assist with set up for the finale

  • Assist with tear down, packing, and return of equipment after finale

    Senior Music & Creative Arts Conservatory: July 12th– July 20th

    (same responsibilities as Junior Conservatory)


  • Proficiency in performing and teaching a music and/or creative arts discipline

  • Must work well with young people and be willing to care for children and teens

  • Uniformed Salvationist who participates in music or arts ensembles at the corps and divisional level

  • 18 years of age or older

  • Driver’s license and access to vehicle are helpful, but not essential

Job LocationsUS-NY-New York

Job ID 2022-9799

Category Music

Compensation Salary is $2,000 - $2,200 (4 Week Period)

Type Temporary Full-Time