Hebron Academy is seeking a dynamic, flexible, and forward-thinking faculty member to join our Visual and Performing Arts department for the 2018-2019 school year. Our faculty participate fully in the life of the school--as teacher, coach, dorm parent, mentor, and advisor.
At Hebron Academy, students are at the center of learning. Hebron’s faculty, led by our academic principles, equip students to become effective communicators, adaptable learners, responsible global citizens, and poised to lead.
We are looking for an individual who will: - be primarily responsible for directing the school’s a cappella group, upper school chorus, middle school chorus, vocal lessons, as well as teaching a variety of upper school and middle school music classes. - have demonstrable experience in teaching music. Individual will be familiar with 21st century skills, growth mindset, experiential learning, as well as integrating technology into all aspects of classroom and ensemble work. - be committed to nurturing the whole child by caring for the emotional and social needs of each student - be enthusiastic and passionate about the arts and music. Recruitment and retention are a large part of the program and a successful candidate will have experience and ideas as to how to attract students to groups and courses. - co-plan and execute annual concerts, weekly music events, student participation in Districts and All-State, and other on campus music activities. - take initiative, be organized, and have attention to detail. Many aspects of this job require strong-time management and communication skills. - collaborate on department-wide initiatives, curriculum development, and events. - be equally comfortable working in both teaching and performing mediums.
A bachelor’s degree in the content area is required. Relevant teaching experience is preferred but other experience and qualifications will be considered. Additionally, piano accompaniment skills and the ability to play other musical instruments are preferred. Interested applicants should submit resume, cover letter, and three references to email@example.com
About Hebron Academy
Hebron Academy, founded in 1804, is an independent, college preparatory boarding and day school for
students in grades six through postgraduate. Nestled between the sparkling ocean waters of coastal Maine and
the majestic White Mountains, Hebron Academy’s prime location offers access to the best in outdoor recreation
as well as a place apart from distraction, where students have time and space to discover oneself and make true
friends. Professional, caring teachers and coaches are dedicated to inspiring and guiding students to reach
their highest potential in mind, body, and spirit. Visit our site at www.hebronacademy.org .