Charlotte Latin School seeks an Upper School Band Director for a full-time, 10-month position that will begin August, 2017.
Serve as the primary conductor of and be responsible for the US Wind Ensemble and all the various aspects of that ensemble necessary to run it successfully.
Oversee and mentor the total band program and assist when needed to develop the performance level of all band students, regardless of grade level.
Assume the responsibility for the Pep Band with assistance from the MS band director.
Submit an accurate inventory of all equipment and instruments in the band program to the department chair and insure that standard maintenance is maintained, with assistance from the MS band director.
Afford appropriate students the opportunity to participate in district, regional, state and/or national music events, aide them in their preparation, and travel with them as needed or required by the sponsoring organizations.
Serve as a role model to encourage faculty self-evaluation, professional growth, scholarship and effective teaching.
Be aware of the teaching objectives, materials and methods to be used and means of assessment used by each teacher within the department.
Publicize within the school community the endeavors of the band program and give recognition to the exceptional achievement of students.
Submit needs of the band program to the dept. chair with assistance from the MS band director.
Recommend annually to the department chair the library, audio and video materials needed for the band program and procedures for possible acquisition, with assistance from the MS band director.
Continue to represent Charlotte Latin School while serving as a clinician, adjudicator and performer.
Perform other duties as requested by the Headmaster or the Division Head.
A Bachelor's degree is required, with strong interest for candidates at the Master's level. The ideal candidate will be an experienced teacher who exhibits strong collegiality, appreciation for the School's culture and core values, sincere interest in contributing to student life activities, and delight in his or her vocation. Independent school experience preferred.
NOTE: Please upload your transcript with your resume.
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Founded in 1970, Charlotte Latin School is a fully accredited, college preparatory, coeducational, non-sectarian, independent day school, serving students in transitional kindergarten through twelfth grade.
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