Applications and vacancies

You can see on our site how our teaching staff looks like. There is not much fluctuation but occasionally we are looking for a suitable group and/or instrumental teacher.

To qualify as a teacher at DJAM you must meet the following requirements:

  • you have studied Jazz at a Conservatory
  • you have sufficient experience in teaching
  • your Dutch language skills are sufficient
  • you want to work together in a team
  • you respect and follow the DJAM curriculum
  • you improvise / play / sing Jazz at a high level (in 'traditional' Jazzstyles i.e., utilizing Jazzstandards)

If you're interested in teaching at DJAM please send us an email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Add to your email the following items:

  • your resumé (in Word format or PDF, preferably in Dutch language)
  • press reviews, student testimonials, scores, compositions etc. (in Word format or PDF)
  • recordings or videos of your playing or improvising (preferably in a group context) on standard Jazz progressions, using (preferably) links to external sites (don't send big attachments...)

Alternatively, you can snail-mail to the following address:

Polanenstraat 174
1013 WC  Amsterdam

We will contact you upon receiving your material.