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Topic: Percussion Director - Full Time Opening

1.  Percussion Director - Full Time Opening

Posted 05-12-2017 17:56
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Lawrence North Percussion Director
Indianapolis, IN

Job Responsibilities

 Classified Position considered a Performing Arts "Instructional Aid" by the school system

 This position works closely with the two band directors yet the percussion director is given the freedom to make the percussion program their own

 Teach percussionist from 4 concert bands at Lawrence North High School

 Teach 7th-8th grade percussion students at Fall Creek Valley Middle School twice per week

 Teach Jazz Band Rhythm sectionals (as needed)

 Prepare students for Spring percussion ensemble concert

 Prepare students for Solo and Ensemble, All State Percussion auditions etc.

 Marching Band Co-Percussion Director (may hire additional staff)

 Winter Percussion Director (You have full control of the design team, staff and budget)

 Teach 7th-8th grade percussion students at Fall Creek Valley Middle School twice per week

 Teach Jazz Band Rhythm sectionals (as needed)

 Maintain Percussion equipment inventory

 Percussion recruitment

Pay/Benefits

 MSDLT Hourly Rate $25.92 per hour / 35 Hours per week/37-week school year ($33,566.00)

 Summer Marching Band Pay from Band Boosters $2000 depending on schedule

 An additional $8000-15000 (or more) if you teach privately

 Winter Percussion: stipend and design $3,900 and up depending on how much you design

 MSDLT contributes 2% of your check to a retirement fund that they pay out of their pocket

 Retirement: Vested in Indiana State Pension after 10 years

 Insurance – provided by MSDLT (Vision, Dental and Medical)

Desired Qualifications

 A Bachelor's degree in Music Education and or Percussion Performance (required)

 Experience teaching high school age students with a record of success

 Past experience working with a winter percussion ensemble with a record of success (Strongly preferred)

 Energetic personality with desire to teach music to all types and levels of studentsApplication Instructions

Highly qualified applicants should email a résumé with contacts for three references to:

Department Chair/Band Director

Mr. Tom Wallis – thomaswallis@msdlt.k12.in.us

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Band Director

Mr. Glen Hauger – glenhauger@msdlt.k12.in.us

*Applications must be received by Friday, May 19th at 11:59pm. Teaching interviews will be conducted on May 25th*

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