Job Board

(Updated May 17, 2018)

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The School District of Osceola County, FL is seeking an inspired and innovative jazz music educator to lead the award-winning Osceola County School for the Arts jazz program. Chosen applicants will be uniquely qualified in improvisational pedagogy, creativity in teaching, and skilled interpretation of jazz styles. The selected candidate will assume instructional responsibilities for the nationally recognized jazz ensembles and jazz theory program for grades 6-12.

The Osceola County School for the Arts is decorated with national prominence. The school has been included in the top-echelon in school ranking publications including US News, the Washington Post, and Niche.comanalytics. Artistically minded individuals are admitted to the school through audition or portfolio submission, and accepted students are positioned in one of eight major disciplines: Visual Arts, Drama, Instrumental Music (Band), Instrumental Music (Orchestra), Creative Writing, Dance, and Technical Theater. Most recently, the school has been represented as an Essentially Ellington finalist in 2014, 2017, and 2018, in which the band earned an invitation to perform at Lincoln Center in New York as one of fifteen top jazz programs in the United States. Interested applicants are encouraged to watch the performance of “East St. Louis Toodle-oo”, which was recently featured on Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Jazz Academy YouTube channel: https://goo.gl/WchWbj

The Osceola County School for the Arts, an FBA-C classification school, is situated in beautiful Osceola County, FL, just steps away from the Walt Disney World resort.  The jazz program is highly interwoven as a part of the community, and students are often given copious opportunities to perform for a variety of high-profile events. Music educators in Osceola County benefit from the vibrant and active central Florida arts scene, and the surrounding community is highly supportive, welcoming, and family-friendly. Residents of Central Florida benefit from being a within a short drive to the world’s most amazing Atlantic Coast and Gulf Coast beaches!

Interested candidates for this position are asked to send a cover letter and resume to Mark Conners, asst. principal: mark.conners@osceolaschools.net and CC Andrew Bajorek, Fine and Performing Arts Resource Specialist: andrew.bajorek@osceolaschools.net

 


The State College Area School District is excited to announce there will be 2 new Elementary Music positions beginning August 2018 – 

1)  .73 Contract General Music 
2)  .4 Contract Instrumental Music (with an emphasis on strings)
Music Education certification is required. Building assignments to be determined.
 
For more information and to apply:

Additional inquiries can be made to Paul Leskowicz, Music Coordinator, at pjl12@scasd.org or 814-231-1156

 

Bellefonte Area School District is accepting applications for the ANTICIPATED positions of General Music Teacher for grades K-5  and Elementary Orchestra Music Teacher for the 2018-2019 school year.  PA Certification in Music is required.  Deadline for applications is May 18, 2018.  More information and apply online at https://bellefonte.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx.

 


Music Teacher/Band Director (Pending Board Approval)

Unionville High School

Available August 14, 2018 

Qualifications:  Active Pennsylvania Music K-12 Certification Required

The Unionville-Chadds Ford School District is seeking a High School Music teacher, with instrumental focus.  This position is responsible for music instruction to students inclusive of concert band, marching band, jazz band, general music, and lessons.  This position holds the Head Band supplemental. 

Salary Commensurate with Experience and 
According to Terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Applicants must submit the following documents as part of their on-line application:
Cover letter and resume
Pennsylvania Department of Education Certificate
Unofficial copy of transcripts undergraduate and graduate
Three state mandated clearances dated within one year
Three letters of recommendation dated within one year 

Employee must have clearances from the state and federal government:

  • Act 114 Federal Criminal History Record
  • Act 34 Criminal Record Check
  • Act 151 Child Abuse Clearance
  • Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure

Apply online at https://ucfsd.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx

Applications due by May 25, 2018.

 


The Pittsburgh Philharmonic is seeking a Music Director.For more information, see the Music Director Job Posting.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Three or more years related experience
  • Anticipated time commitment of ten-to-fifteen hours per week.
  • Compensation commensurate with experience.

Application Procedure: Please send the following materials to info@pghphil.org by Wednesday July 18, 2018:

  • Cover letter summarizing your interest in the position
  • Resume or CV
  • 2 references
  • Example of a full season of programming for three concert sets (excluding our usual December holiday-themed concert) using the following parameters:
    • 70-person volunteer orchestra
    • 90-minute performance sets (7 rehearsals and 2 performances for each set)
    • Include the rationale for your programming selections

 


Percussion specialist needed. Susquehannock High School, Glen Rock, PA

Opening for marching band percussion instructor with experience in indoor percussion and marching band. Opportunity for advancement. Stipend $2100 or more depending on applicant’s experience and availability. Interested candidates should contact James McGarvey james.mcgarvey@sycsd.org, or Chris Poole Christian.poole@sycsd.org.

The Susquehannock HS percussion program includes the Cavalcade Liberty championship marching band and WGI regional finalist indoor drumline.

 


Middle School Instrumental Music Teacher
Saucon Valley Middle School seeks a full-time permanent instrumental music teacher (grades 5-8) beginning the 2018-19 school year. Candidate must hold a valid PA secondary music certificate. Salary and benefits will be commensurate with current
teachers’ contract.

Please send a letter of interest, PA standard application, PA certificate, application, resume, credentials, and all current clearances to:
Ken Napaver, Principal
Saucon Valley Middle School
2095 Polk Valley Road
Hellertown, PA 18055

Posted: April 16, 2018
Expires: When a suitable candidate is identified.
The Saucon Valley School District does not discriminate on the basis ofrace, color, national origin, age, sex, or handicap.

 


MUSICAL ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: wanted for auditioned 30+ member mixed voice a cappella Chorus rehearsing Wednesday nights in West Chester PA. This role will support the chorus and Director in rehearsals and occasionally conduct performances. AD may also be a singing member of group. Chorus sings 4-8 part arrangements from all musical genres including Jazz, Pop, and show tunes. We are proud of our performances at Carnegie Hall, Philadelphia July 4 celebration, and the Christmas Celebration at the White House and we have “flash mobbed” many weddings from Philadelphia to NYC. Some compensation is available. For more information go to acappellapops.com. We look forward to receiving your musical resume which can be sent to search@acappellapops.com.

 


Settlement Music School is seeking a Branch Director of the Germantown Branch.

The Branch Director is responsible for the educational, artistic and administrative management of the Germantown Branch and works as a member of the senior management in the overall administration of Settlement Music School.  The person will work closely with all Branch Directors and the Director of Education to build upon successful program development models to encourage student recruitment from the community. The Germantown Branch Director is integral to building new partnerships and developing existing ones in the local community, which has been an area of tremendous growth for the School in the past several years. 

For more information, see the Branch Director Job Announcement- Germantown Branch.

 


Settlement Music School is seeking a Full Time Kaleidoscope Preschool Arts Enrichment Program Head Teacher.
Qualifications: B.A. Early Childhood Education. Two years experience working as a teacher in a preschool program. Head Teachers work under the direct supervision of the Early Childhood Program Director.

For more information, see the KAL Head Teacher Job Description.

To apply, send cover letter and resume to Danielle Marone at Danielle.marone@smsmusic.org

 


Northeastern Music Programs
Northeastern Music Programs, a PA-based company owned by Menchey Music Service, provides turnkey Instrumental and Classroom music programs to private and parochial schools, grades PreK-8, in the Philadelphia / Allentown / New Jersey / Delaware areas. We are currently seeking state certified instructors to teach several different content areas. Classroom General Music. Both full-time and part-time candidates will be considered.

Anticipated Vacancies for 2018-19*:
General Music, PreK-12
Instrumental Music (band and string), grades 4-8
Piano Lessons, grades 3-8
*Current anticipated vacancies for 2018-19 include teaching positions in Allentown, New Jersey, and North Philadelphia.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and the following documents through
PAREAP.

  • Resume
  • Standard Teaching Application
  • Teaching Certificate
  • Transcripts
  • (3) Letters of Recommendation
  • Clearances obtained within 1 year
    • Act 34 PA Criminal History
    • Act 151 PA Child Abuse
    • Act 114 FBI Fingerprints

Contact Information:
Daryl Balseiro
(717) 636-2439
dbalseiro@nemusicprograms.com

 


The School District of Philadelphia is recruiting teachers in all content areas who share our unwavering commitment to equity as we work to provide an exceptional education to every student.  For more information, see the Job Posting.

Click here to apply.

Should anyone have any questions regarding the opportunity, please don’t hesitate to contact Anthony Reynolds, who is the contact for hiring and placement of Music candidates across the district.

Anthony Reynolds, B.S. 
Recruitment & Selection Specialist 
The School District of Philadelphia 
(o): 215.400.6224 | areynolds@philasd.org 

 


 
 

Other Teaching jobs in Pennsylvania may be found on the PA School Boards Association Web-Site.