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Job Title: Band Director
County: Forsyth
Location: West Forsyth High School
Description:

Please click here for details and application process.

Date Posted: February 17, 2017
Job Title: Band Director
County: Forsyth
Location: South Forsyth High School
Description:

Please click here for details and application process.

Date Posted: February 17, 2017
Job Title: Piano Instructor
County: Gwinnett
Location: Lawrenceville-Suwanee School of Music
Description: Due to rapid growth, we have 25 students on a waiting list for piano lessons and are seeking an instructor to fill this need immediately. This is a wonderful and rare opportunity for a qualified and dedicated instructor to begin a teaching position with students already in place.

We are happy to accept applicants for guitar, violin, voice, and drum instructors as well.

Lawrenceville-Suwanee School of Music is a growing, diverse, private music school where well-qualified teachers supply their state-of-the-art skill in piano, voice/singing, guitar, drums, violin, viola, ukulele, bass guitar, and art lessons. These teachers dedicate themselves to our friendly, eager-to-learn students of many backgrounds and skill levels.

We were awarded the Best of Gwinnett 2015 & 2016, The Best of Suwanee 2015 & 2016, and the Best of Thumbtack 2015 & 2016. We were also awarded the 2015 Pinnacle Small Business Award from the Gwinnett County Chamber of Commerce and voted in the top 5 small businesses in all of Gwinnett County for 2016.

We offer the following reasons to teach at Lawrenceville-Suwanee School of Music:

  1. If students do not attend their lesson, teachers still get paid.
  2. Teachers never collect tuition for the studio.
  3. We have a full office staff to assist parents.
  4. Teachers do not have to give out their contact info to parents unless they want to. If desired, all communication will go through the office to ensure teacher privacy.
  5. We have a full time marketing team which allows us to be one of the largest growing studios in the Lawrenceville/Suwanee area. We currently have over 450 students! With a staff of 26 teachers, we are constantly growing so we may meet the high demand for piano, guitar, violin and voice lessons especially.
  6. We offer competitive pay starting at $25.00 per hour.

To apply: please send resume & cover letter to info@LSschoolofmusic.com along with 3 job-related references. No phone calls, please.

Date Posted: February 8, 2017
Job Title: Part-Time Organist/Accompanist
County: Washington
Location: Sandersville United Methodist Church
Description: Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Provide organ music and/or accompany the adult choir at the 11:00 service regularly scheduled each Sunday. Music selections should include 3 hymns, a prelude, an offertory, and a postlude.
  2. Provide organ music for the following additional services during the year: Christmas Eve, Good Friday, Maundy Thursday, and Ash Wednesday.
  3. If possible, rehearse once weekly (Wednesday evening) with adult choir.
  4. Cooperate with the pastor and choral director in the area of general planning and leadership of the institution’s music program. Be directly responsible to the pastor.
  5. Report to the appropriate committee the condition and needs for maintenance of the organ and pianos. The institution shall provide money for the proper care of these instruments.  Guest organists or recitalists shall not be permitted to use the organ without prior approval by the regular organist.

Contact information:
Stan Littleton, Pastor (478) 552-3374
slittleton@sandersvilleumc.org

Jessalyn Alexander, choral director (478) 232-8444
jjalex@bellsouth.net

Date Posted: February 8, 2017
Job Title: Open Job Positions
County: Fulton
Location: Atlanta Music Project
Description: Click HERE for more information.
Date Posted: January 30, 2017
Job Title: Part Time Director of Traditional Music
County: Bibb
Location: Forest Hills United Methodist Church
Description:

Position Purpose: The Director of Traditional Music will oversee the traditional music program of Forest Hills United Methodist Church with the purpose of leading the congregation in worship.

Responsibilities: Subject to review and adjustment in conjunction with the Senior Pastor and SPRC, the following constitute the major responsibilities of the Director of Traditional Music:

1. Rehearse and direct the Chancel Choir for singing at our traditional Sunday worship service and at special worship occasions as determined in conjunction with the Senior Pastor and according to the availability of choir members.

2. Secure vocalists and/or instrumentalists for special music, utilizing the talents and abilities of congregational members whenever possible.

3. Maintain a current list of congregational musical abilities and develop strategies to identify, encourage, and utilize these music talents in the worship life of Forest Hills UMC.

4. Aggressively recruit vocalists and instrumentalists for the music ministry of the church; nurture an atmosphere of learning, support, mutual care, and joy.

5. Provide qualified substitutes for all absences.

6. Provide leadership through planning, goal setting, and coordination with the Senior Pastor, Associate Pastor, Organist, and Chancel Choir.

7. Submit information for bulletins in a timely fashion as determined by the secretarial staff.

8. Choose and purchase music within the approved budgetary parameters.

Oversight Responsibilities:

1. Plan and coordinate the entire traditional music program of Forest Hills UMC, provide leadership and resources for the organist, other music directors, and volunteer musicians, and participate in the planning of musical activities in the congregation.

2. Schedule and coordinate all traditional music activities of the congregation.

3. Submit budget requests for the music program each fall as part of the budgetary process of the Administrative Council.

4. Seek to support and enhance congregational goals and assume responsibility for tasks mutually agreed upon with the Senior Pastor.

6. Provide for significant visibility for the music ministry of the congregation through newsletter articles, posters, bulletin announcements, etc.

How to Apply: Please contact Dr. Baxter Hurley (revdrpope@gmail.com) for further details or to express interest.

Date Posted: January 19, 2017
Job Title: Color Guard Instructor
County: Douglas
Location: Chapel Hill High School
Description:
  • Responsible for Color Guard Uniform Design in collaboration with the Band Director, as allowed by the budget
  • Responsible for Flag selection in collaboration with the Band Director, as allowed by the budget
  • Responsible for Flag Work choreography and show design, in collaboration with the band director
  • Responsible for assisting in developing a guard that meets the behavioral standards of the Chapel Hill HS Band Handbook
  • Must be present at all rehearsals and games

Contact Hannah Rudy, director of bands, for more information. Hannah.Rudy@douglas.k12.ga.us

Date Posted: January 18, 2017
Job Title: Marine Corps Band Musician
County: Gwinnett
Location: Employment is Worldwide
Description:

Marine Corps Recruiting Station Atlanta is actively recruiting clarinet, saxophone, euphonium, trombone, flute, trumpet, french horn, tuba, and soprano bugle musicians. 

The Musician Enlistment Option Program offers musicians the opportunity to bring their talents to bear in service of their country, to travel while performing domestically and internationally, to earn a free college education, and most importantly to earn the title United States Marine.  The program is offered as a four year enlistment which includes formal musical training at the School of Music in Virginia Beach, Va., and assignment to one of 10 field bands around the United States and Okinawa, Japan. 

Candidates must perform selected pieces during a live interview.  For more information please call (678) 855-1350 or email vanesa.sigala@marines.usmc.mil.

Date Posted: January 18, 2017
Job Title: Percussion Instructor
County: Madison
Location: Madison County High School
Description:
  • Responsible for percussion caption in marching show
  • Responsible assisting in implementing long-term growth plan for percussion ensemble
  • Responsible for Assisting in developing a guard that meets the behavior and community standards of the Madison County HS Band Handbook
  • Must be present at all rehearsals and games

Contact Brandon Respress for more information.

Date Posted: January 18, 2017
Job Title: Color Guard Instructor
County: Madison
Location: Madison County High School
Description:
  • Responsible for Color Guard Uniform Design in collaboration with the Band Director, as allowed by the budget
  • Responsible for Flag selection in collaboration with the Band Director, as allowed by the budget
  • Responsible for Flag Work choreography and show design, in collaboration with the band director
  • Responsible for Assisting in developing a guard that meets the behavior and community standards of the Madison County HS Band Handbook
  • Must be present at all rehearsals and games

Contact Brandon Respress for more information.

Date Posted: January 18, 2017
Job Title: School of Music Director
County: Gwinnett
Location: Greater Atlanta Christian School
Description:

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Date Posted: January 13, 2017
Job Title: Color Guard Instructor
County: Rabun
Location: Rabun County High School
Description:

Rabun County High School is currently looking for a color guard instructor beginning immediately. You will be responsible for helping to organize try-outs for the upcoming marching season and for possibly organizing a winter guard unit this current school year. You will also be responsible for designing all flag routines for the 2017 marching season.

Contact ssalter@rabuncountyschools.org if interested.

Date Posted: January 13, 2017
Job Title: Instrumental Worship Leader
County: McDuffie
Location: Thomson First United Methodist Church
Description:

Seeking Instrumental Worship Leader with ability to Play and Sing

Thomson First United Methodist Church is looking for an instrumental leader for it’s Cafe Praise Service. The Church is located in Thomson, GA 30824 right off of I-20.

Job Description

Contemporary Worship Leader/Audio-Visual Communications Coordinator

The Contemporary Worship Leader/Audio-Visual Communicators Coordinator shall be employed under the direction of the Staff-Parish Relations Committee and will serve under the guidance, evaluation and supervision of the Senior Pastor. This is a part-time position requiring approximately 35 hours per week.

General Responsibilities

The Contemporary Worship Leader/Audio-Visual Communicators Coordinator will: 

provide worship leadership for the contemporary worship service on Sunday mornings and youth worship services; develop and lead worship teams and the church through passionate, creative, and culturally relevant worship; and design and implement audio/visual support for church functions and communications.

Please contact Pastor John Barnes john@thomsonfumc.org for more information or to set up an interview.

Date Posted: January 13, 2017
Job Title: Senior Lecturer in Music
County: Fulton
Location: Oglethorpe University
Description:

The Oglethorpe Music Department seeks candidates with a D.M.A. in Choral Conducting to direct undergraduate vocal ensembles. Teaching the “Music and Culture” course in Oglethorpe’s core curriculum and other music classes will be required. This position will allow for creative freedom to continue a well-established choral program, and will require administrative leadership and student recruitment.

Experience in a college or university setting is preferred but not required.  Candidates should submit an application packet that includes a statement of teaching philosophy, C.V. and three confidential letters of recommendation. No audio or video recordings now. Applications will be accepted until January 31, 2017 or until the position is filled.

Application Instructions

Please submit application letter with teaching philosophy, C.V. and confidential letters of recommendation to: facultysearch@oglethorpe.edu

Please submit position inquiries to:
Dr. Brent Runnels
Chair, Music Search Committee
Oglethorpe University
4489 Peachtree Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30319
brunnels@oglethorpe.edu

Paul F. Scanling
Director of Bands, Oglethorpe University
pscanling@oglethorpe.edu
404-504-1010

Date Posted: January 13, 2017
Job Title: Band Director
County: Carroll
Location: Bowdon High School
Description:

Bowdon High School is now accepting application for Director of Bands. Bowdon HS is located in Bowdon, GA, and is approximately 60 minutes west of Atlanta.  The Bowdon community is known for their family like atmosphere, fierce support of all extracurricular programs, and a tradition of excellence.  Exemplifying their commitment to the performing arts, the Carroll County School System is currently engaged in the construction of a 46,375 S.F. Performing Arts Center.  This building will be located behind the Board of Education office and fronting Old Newnan Road.  The Performing Arts Center is designed to seat 1,145 people in a modern, technologically advanced setting, and it will be the most acoustically calibrated performance facility of its kind in the western part of Georgia.  Applications are accepted at www.carrollcountyschools.com

Date Posted: January 3, 2017
Job Title: Music Director
County: Fulton
Location: Unitarian Universalist Metro Atlanta North (UUMAN) Church
Description:

Unitarian Universalist Metro Atlanta North (UUMAN) church in Roswell, GA, is seeking a Music Director, quarter-time position, starting March 1, 2017. UUMAN is a 200-member religiously liberal congregation in Roswell, GA.

Duties include overseeing the music program, in consultation with the Minister; regular choral rehearsals for our 20+ member volunteer choir; direction for Sunday services (with one Sunday off per month); management of accompanist; occasional special music programs; and consultation with the Band and Family Choir as needed.

Candidates should be competent in piano and voice, have good administrative skills, and be willing to work with the minister and staff in service preparation and other church activities.

Experience as a Music Director and basic acceptance of Unitarian Universalist principles are required. This position pays between $1,000 and $1,150 per month based on experience.

To apply, email letter of interest and resumé to Music Council Chair Laurie Wheeler at MusicCommitteeChair@uuman.org.

For more information on UUMAN, please see our website at www.uuman.org. For more information about Unitarian Universalism, visit www.uua.org.

 

Date Posted: November 28, 2016
Job Title: Percussion Instructors/Technicians
County: Carroll
Location: Central-Carroll High School
Description:

Central-Carroll High School has an immediate opening for two highly-qualified percussion instructors for our 2017 Indoor Percussion season.  Applicants should be comfortable teaching all aspects of the marching percussion section (front ensemble and batterie).  Experience marching WGI or DCI is preferred but not required.  

If interested, please contact Adam Gresham via email at adam.gresham@carrollcountyschools.com

Date Posted: October 24, 2016
Job Title: Church Pianist
County: Bulloch
Location: Brooklet United Methodist Church
Description:

Brooklet United Methodist Church is looking for a pianist/choir accompanist for Traditional services on Sundays (8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.) Wednesday night choir rehearsal (6:00 p.m.) Small pay involved.  Please contact Chip Grantham at Brooklet United Methodist Church at 912-842-2908 or send resume to Brooklet United Methodist Church Attn: Donna Brigman P.O. Box 296 Brooklet, GA 30415 

Date Posted: September 29, 2016
Job Title: Full-time Orchestra Director
County: Fulton
Location: Sandtown Middle School
Description:

Applicants should complete the Fulton County application process and should send letters of interest and resumes to Carolyn Landreau at landreau@fultonschools.org

Date Posted: September 23, 2016
Job Title: Church Pianist
County: Henry
Location: Salem Baptist Church
Description:

Seeking a pianist/accompanist for Contemporary services at Salem Baptist Church in McDonough, GA.  This is a paid position.  Interested players should be able to read/play contemporary Christian piano parts, chord charts and accompany our Celebration Choir in rehearsal and performance.  Position includes playing for Sunday morning services, a Sunday afternoon rehearsal with our Worship Team and Wednesday night Choir rehearsals.  Applicants must have a heart for worship.  

How To Apply—Interested applicants should contact Chris McMichen at:  chris.mcmichen@henry.k12.ga.us for more information.  

Date Posted: September 23, 2016
Job Title: Beginning Band Director/Instructor
County: Sumter
Location: Sumter County Intermediate School
Description:

Sumter County Schools has an immediate opening for a Beginning Band Director/Instructor at Sumter County Intermediate School.  To apply please visit https://ats4.searchsoft.net/ats/app_login?COMPANY_ID=00016161

Minimum Qualifications:  Bachelors in Music Education

About Sumter County: The Sumter County School District is located in Sumter County, Georgia, the home of the 39th President of the United States, Jimmy Carter.  The District serves over 4.700 students from Americus, Leslie, Desoto and Plains.  Teacher, administrators, support staff members and the Board of Education are committed to achieving the mission of graduating all students.  We are also committed to a quality, equitable education for all students and providing appropriate professional learning opportunities for all staff members.

Visit http://scis.sumterschools.org/ for more information about Sumter County Intermediate School.

Date Posted: August 24, 2016

 

Job Title: Full-Time Guard Tech
County: Forsyth
Location: West Forsyth High School
Description:

The Pride of the West Band Program is seeking a Full Time Guard Tech for the Fall Marching Band and Winter Guard Seasons.  Tech needs to be proficient in flag and weapons.

Please contact Amanda Irby, Director of Bands at West Forsyth High School at airby@forsyth.k12.ga.us for more information or to send resume.

Date Posted: August 24, 2016
Job Title: Supply Teacher
County: Cobb
Location: Marietta Middle School
Description:

Two select chorus classes, two very small general music classes, two intermediate chorus classes and one team taught musical theatre class. Students are great and fun to work with! Two concerts scheduled in October. No other after school commitments. Working times are 7:00-2:30 daily. Pay is $100 a day.

How to apply: Contact Erin Layton at elayton@mariett-city.org 734-709-6864

Date Posted: August 24, 2016

 

Job Title: Piano Instructor
County: Gwinnett
Location: Lawrenceville-Suwanee School of Music
Description:

URGENT: PIANO INSTRUCTOR POSITION TO BE FILLED IMMEDIATELY.

Lawrenceville-Suwanee School of Music has 13 students on a waitlist for piano lessons on Monday and Saturday and are seeking an instructor to fill this need immediately. This is a wonderful and rare opportunity for a qualified instructor to begin a teaching position with students already in place.

We are happy to also accept applicants for guitar, violin, voice, and drum instructors.

Lawrenceville-Suwanee School of Music is a growing, diverse, private music school where well-qualified teachers supply their state-of-the-art skill in piano, voice/singing, guitar, drums, violin, viola, ukulele, bass guitar, and art lessons. These teachers dedicate themselves to our friendly, eager-to-learn students of many backgrounds and skill levels.

We were awarded the Best of Gwinnett 2015, The Best of Suwanee 2015 & 2016, and the Best of Thumbtack 2015 & 2016. We were also awarded the 2015 Pinnacle Small Business Award from the Gwinnett County Chamber of Commerce and voted in the top 5 small businesses in all of Gwinnett County for 2016. 

We offer the following reasons to teach at Lawrenceville-Suwanee School of Music:

1. If students do not attend their lesson, teachers still get paid.

2. Teachers never collect tuition for the studio.

3. We have a full office staff to assist parents.

4. Teachers do not have to give out their contact info to parents unless they want to. If desired, all communication will go through the office to ensure teacher privacy.

5. We have a full time marketing team which allows us to be one of the largest growing studios in the Lawrenceville/Suwanee area.

We currently have over 450 students! With a staff of 26 teachers, we are constantly growing so we may meet the high demand for piano, guitar, violin and voice lessons especially.

6. We offer competitive pay starting at $25.00 per hour.

To apply: please send resume to info@LSschoolofmusic.com along with 3 job related references. Read more about our school at www.lawrencevillesuwaneeschoolofmusic.com

Date Posted: August 15, 2016
Job Title: Assistant Band Director
County: Gwinnett
Location: Meadowcreek High School
Description:

Gwinnett County Public Schools has an immediate opening for an assistant band director at Meadowcreek High School. To apply for this position, please contact Ms. Adrienne Wylie at adrienne_wylie@gwinnett.k12.ga.us or you may call the school at 770-981-9680.

Date Posted: August 15, 2016
Job Title: Band Director
County: Merriwether
Location: Greenville High School
Description:

Merriwether County School District has a Middle/High School Band Director position open for immediate hire at Greenville High School in Greenville Ga, which is located roughly 45 minutes south of Atlanta. This is a split position at both the middle and high school level. To apply please visit: https://www.applitrack.com/meriwether/onlineapp/default.aspx?Category=High+School+%2fMiddle+School+Teaching

and/or email: prentice.scott@mcssga.org

Date Posted: August 10, 2016
Job Title: General Music Teacher
County: Cobb
Location: Sope Creek Elementary School
Description:

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Date Posted: August 5, 2016
Job Title: Part-Time Lower School Introductory Strings Teacher
County: Chatham
Location: Savannah Country Day School
Description: The Savannah Country Day School is in search of a part-time Lower School strings teacher for the 2016-17 academic school year.  Savannah Country Day School is an independent school with a successful strings program serving 150-225 students each year in grades 3-12.

Responsibilities:  Teach introductory group strings instruction to students in grades 3-5 once per day from 7:30-8:30 AM, 2 to 4 days per week. This is an auxiliary class meant to introduce students to stringed musical instruments.

Minimum qualifications:  Bachelors in music education, show a strong background in string pedagogy with an ability to teach elementary students in heterogeneous settings.  Strong performance skills on at least one stringed instrument are required.

Additional Information:  Savannah Country Day School was founded in 1955 and currently enrolls 908 students in grades pre-K through 12.

Visit www.savcds.org for more information about the school.

Application Process:
Savannah Country Day School
Annemarie Shuman, Head of Lower School
824 Stillwood Drive
Savannah GA 31419
912-961-8730
ashuman@savcds.org

Date Posted: July 26, 2016
Job Title: Music Teacher
County: Gwinnett
Location: North Metro Academy of the Performing Arts
Description:

K-8 fine arts charter school that is part of Gwinnett County Schools has an immediate openings for a music teacher for 2016-17 school year.  Choral, keyboard and general music resources available, and arts-infused curriculum.  To apply, please contact Dr. Daundria Phillips, principal, at dphillips@northmetroacademy.com or you may call the school at 770-903-3400.  

Date Posted: July 26, 2016
Job Title: Band Director
County: Fulton
Location: Renaissance Middle School
Description:

Fulton County Schools has an immediate opening for a band director at Renaissance Middle School.  This band program is part of the Langston Hughes cluster in Fairburn, GA. To apply for this position, please contact Dr. David W. Vandewalker at vandewalkerd@fultonschools.org. Additionally, candidates must apply online http://www.fultonschools.org/en/divisions/hr/Careers/Pages/Careers.aspx

Date Posted: July 20, 2016
Job Title: Percussion Instructor
County: Gwinnett
Location: Meadowcreek High School
Description:

Meadowcreek High School Band is looking for a Percussion instructor for our marching season.  You will run percussion for our band camp and run weekly practice throughout the season.  You will be assisting in the development and design of the percussion section.  Please contact Andrew Parsons at bluemeaniey7@gmail.com

Date Posted: July 18, 2016
Job Title: Long-Term Music Substitute
County: DeKalb
Location: The Museum School
Description:

The Museum School of Avondale Estates is seeking a long-term music substitute. Duties include General Music K-3, and 6-8 Chorus. Lesson Plans are provided, requiring a background in music, and music certification is preferred. Dates of service August 4th through September 22nd, with possible pre-planning days prior. 

http://themuseumschool.org/

Interested applicants should contact Leigh Anne Macquarrie at lamacquarrie@gmail.com

Date Posted: July 20, 2016
Job Title: Color Guard Instructor
County: Gwinnett
Location: Meadowcreek High School
Description:

Meadowcreek High School Band is looking for a color guard instructor for our marching season.  You will run color guard for our band camp and run weekly practice throughout the season.  You will be assisting in the design of the flag routine.  Please contact Andrew Parsons at bluemeaniey7@gmail.com

Date Posted: July 13, 2016
Job Title: Long Term Elementary Music Substitute
County: Lumpkin
Location: Blackburn Elementary School
Description:

The Lumpkin County School System (Dahlonega, GA) is looking for a highly qualified long term music substitute. Duties would include teaching music classes (P-5) and possibly one 6th grade band class.

This person needs to be certified in music education. Dates of service Aug. 8- Oct. 21, 2016. 

HOW TO APPLY:
Please contact Andrew Harwood (andrew.harwood@lumpkinschools.com) and fill out the substitute teacher application on the Lumpkin County School System employment page.  Our school system web site may be found at www.lumpkinschools.com. Click “departments” then “human resources” and then the “employment section”.  The substitute application process will be listed on this page.

Date Posted: July 13, 2016
Job Title: Color Guard/Flag Corp Instructor
County: Baldwin
Location: Georgia Military College Prep School
Description:

We are looking for a Color Guard/Flag Corp instructor for Band Camp. Responsibilities include choreographing and teaching flag work for the field show. The first week is July 11-15, 9am-noon each day and the second week is July 18-22, 8:30am-8pm.

To apply or inquire about the position, contact James Brewer at jbrewer1914@yahoo.com.

Date Posted: June 15, 2016
Job Title: Color Guard Instructor
County: Paulding
Location: North Paulding High School
Description:

North Paulding High School is looking for a qualified Color Guard Director for the 2016-17 school year. Fall color guard and winterguard.  Must have experience in writing for and teaching high school students. Must be able to commit to all or most summer and fall marching band rehearsals, games, and contest events.

How  to apply: send an email stating your interest in the job, along with a teaching and performance resume, your contact info, and any other pertinent info to Mike Bearden

mbearden@paulding.k12.ga.us

Date Posted: June 15, 2016