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Position filled


18 hours per week; part-time/temporary, seasonal position, 36 weeks, September through June (school-year calendar)

Schedule of hours:  
Monday through Thursday, 3:15-7:45 PM at our DUPC Location, 121 N. Fitzhugh St.


Candidate must have:

  • Interest in Hochstein mission; interest in music/dance
  • Excellent, professional phone manner and oral skills
  • Helpful, enthusiastic attitude; ability to serve the public
  • Able to work independently
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Word processing skills and experience (Microsoft Word,Excel, Google Workspace)
  • Good teamwork skills in coordination with Main Office


Duties include:  Greeting and directing students/parents as they arrive; light word processing and filing; daily check-in with Hochstein’s main office to pick up faculty mail; answering online inquiries about Hochstein’s programs; maintaining frequent contact with main office personnel; additional duties as assigned by the Assistant Director/Dean.


Position available: mid-August for training (hours TBA) with school-year schedule starting on September 8; will remain open until filled. Hourly, minimum wage.  Also eligible for 20% staff discount on lessons and classes at Hochstein.


Please send, fax (585-454-4393), or e-mail, letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three references to:

The Hochstein School

Attention:  Gary Palmer, Assistant Director & Dean

50 N. Plymouth Ave. Rochester, NY 14614



Hochstein is a diverse community of teachers and learners and BIPOC candidates are encouraged to apply.


The Hochstein School was founded in commemoration of genius and is dedicated to providing access to opportunity regardless of age, level of skill, ethnicity, or ability to pay. Hochstein’s vibrant community of musicians, dancers, and supporters choose to come together to develop the ability to speak and communicate through music, dance, and expressive arts (music, art, and dance therapy). Established in 1920 as The David Hochstein Memorial Music School, today Hochstein serves approximately 3,500 students annually from a 12-county region surrounding Rochester, N.Y. and continues its commitment to the Rochester community by offering a variety of free and low-cost concerts and performances in the Hochstein Performance Hall and locations around our city throughout the year.


July 2021