Apply to Volunteer

If you are passionate about music and would like to share it with elementary school students, please volunteer with Shine On Music as an executive member and/or a music teacher.

Executive Member



  • Start Dates: We accept applications year-round.
  • Commitment: We hold a monthly meeting to plan for a year-end concert in April and a fundraising benefit concert in November.

Music Teacher
  • Minimum RCM (Royal Conservatory of Music) Grade 6 or equivalent in violin, piano or voice
  • Completion of online application form with contact information
  • Completion of criminal record check
Teaching Details
  • Start Dates: We accept applications year-round, but lessons begin late September for the fall term and late January for the winter term.
  • Commitment: Each volunteer term is 4 months or preferably 8 months (September – April). Teachers may choose to continue teaching until June.
  • Lesson: Lessons are usually taught after-school starting at 3-3:30pm, for 1 hour per week. Group classes consists up to 5 students.
  • Location: Currently, Shine On Music only teaches at Queen Alexandra Elementary School (1300 East Broadway, Vancouver) which is easily accessible by 99 B-line (Clark @Broadway)