Orchestra Director

Organization:
Warsaw Community Schools
Location:
Warsaw, IN
Salary:
Determined by education and experience
Category:
Posted On:
March 3, 2017

Description

Orchestra Teacher Reports to: Building Principal General Summary: General planning, recruitment, growth, maintenance, and coordination of the High School Instrumental Program. The goal will be for the most professional and musical groups possible with the students available. Essential Functions: Together with the Instrumental Music Director, accepts responsibility for all activities associated with instrumental music of the Band Class and smaller groups. This includes the formation, planning/organization, scheduling, budgeting, rehearsing, performing, and evaluation of these activities. Assists in organizing, rehearsing and conducting the Advanced Concert Band and the Tigers’ Pride Marching Band; Supervising of solos and ensembles for contests, concerts, and community obligations. Assists in directing the Jazz Band(s) and the Pep Band(s), solos and ensembles; Directs the Intermediate Concert Band(s). Assists with Middle School Bands as schedules permit; Plans, organizes, rehearses and performs a minimum of two public programs each school year. Teach Music Theory and Harmony classes and/or Music Appreciation and/or General Music where applicable; Work with the other Instrumental directors to plan and coordinate other areas that may affect the program, which may include: Beginning Band recruitment, curriculum, performances, Extra-curricular groups (Winter Guard, Winter Percussion, etc.) and activities throughout the program, Seventh grade to high school recruitment, budget, equipment, facilities and staffing; Assists with the inventory and maintenance of all departmental property including instruments, music library, equipment, and uniforms. Work with the other instrumental directors to recruit band members, develop band members, and sustain the program. Encourages, develops, and maintains a working relationship with students, staff members, parents, and patrons.

Requirements

Qualifications: License in Fine Arts: Instrumental & General Music 5-12, P-12 Knowledge of the overall operation of an instrumental music program Strong communication, public relations and interpersonal skills

How to Apply

Apply online at the following link: https://warsawcom.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=455