University of Utah Accompanist in Salt Lake City, Utah


Open Date 09/09/2014

Requisition Number PRN03801N

Job Title Accompanist

Working Title Accompanist

Job Grade B

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Sensitive Job Code?

Type Non Benefited Staff / Student

Temporary? No

Standard Hours per Week 4

Full Time or Part Time?


Work Schedule Summary

Varies depending on class schedules

Is this a work study job? No

VP Area

Department 00723 - Virginia Tanner Creative Dance



Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range 12.95-14.95

Close Date

Job Summary

Accompany creative/modern and ballet classes at studios on University campus, satellite locations in Bountiful, Sandy, Park City, Salt Lake City and Arts-in-Education sites.


Accompany departmental classes, auditions and rehearsals. Continuously research and build appropriate repertoire. May serve as an assistant accompanist or musician for departmental rehearsals, performances, guest instructors and choreographers. May perform supervisory duties. If hired for satellite or Arts-in-Ed sites, must have own reliable transportation.

Minimum Qualifications

Demonstrated proficiency in piano (preferably as an accompanist for a dance class), and demonstrated communications skills and a commitment to providing excellent customer service is required.


Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educator. Minorities, women, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans preference. Reasonable accommodations provided. For additional information:

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a [strong or demonstrated] commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits fromURSmust notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801) 581-7447.