The Chehalem Cultural Center is looking for a part-time Guitar Specialist to join our after-school Youth Mariachi team. This is a contracted position. Three days per week, approximately twelve 3rd – 5th grade students come to learn the traditional instruments of mariachi music, including guitarrone, vihuela, trumpet, violin, guitar, and voice. The Youth Mariachi Program adheres to the academic calendar of the Newberg School District (NSD), and aligns all holidays, school breaks and snow days with that of the NSD.

The Chehalem Cultural Center is an equal-opportunity employer: bilingual candidates and candidates of color are strongly encouraged to apply.

Start Date: February 2019
Application Deadline:
February 20, 2019 by 5pm


Our mission is to inspire and enrich lives by connecting community and culture. We celebrate the arts, heritage, education and community. We preserve and strengthen Oregon’s rural identity by exploring and highlighting the intersection of agriculture and the arts through annual cultural festivals, and we expand our community horizons by bringing global cultures home.

With world-class exhibition galleries, a state-of-the-arts ceramics studio, arts classrooms, music and recording studios, a black box theater and a grand ballroom, the Chehalem Cultural Center is an all-in-one arts and culture facility. Year round programming includes art and historical exhibitions, dynamic and colorful free cultural events, lectures and discussions, workshops and classes in various arts mediums for adults and children, and an array of live theater and music performances.