Orchestra Director/Strings Instructor, Grades 6-12: The Orchestra Director prepares students to celebrate God’s truth, knowledge and wisdom through music. This includes providing instruction to two distinct student groups: Logic School (6th through 8th grades) and Rhetoric School (9th through 12th grades).
Requirements include: a Bachelor’s degree and three years of experience working with teenagers; fluency in reading music; proficiency in playing a stringed instrument; and an understanding of music theory. A Bachelor’s degree in music, five year teaching music in a school setting and a State of Texas certification in music is preferred.
This is a full-time, academic year position. The typical workday schedule is 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Preparations for instrumental music performances and Fine Arts Department competitions will typically occur outside of this schedule and may require significant time commitments and travel. Faculty meetings are also required. See the job description for a full listing of requirements and job duties.
Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to HR Director Sheri Palermo at firstname.lastname@example.org.