Summary of Position This position is responsible to the respective Department Chair and Artistic Director. The percussion faculty member provides quality one-on-one 30-minute, 45-minute, and 60-minute music instruction to students ranging from elementary school age to adults. Status: Part-Time Start Date: February 2018 Tuesdays and Thursdays – Afternoon and Evening Reports to: Department Chair Works Closely With: Artistic Director, Department Chair General Responsibilities Be knowledgeable about CMCB’s mission and policies Teach students according to curricular guidelines Specific Responsibilities Studio Management and Retention Manage teaching studio and work with Registrar on resolving scheduling conflicts Prepare students for evaluations and performances Hold at least one studio recital during the school year (if studio size is small, combine with another faculty studio) Accurately update and maintain studio attendance sheets Accurately complete the Workshop/Recital Student Attendance in an ongoing basis. Maintain open and regular communication with parents and students to support educational progress Contact students/parents if there are any unexpected absences Communication and Participation Attend department meetings and annual all-faculty meeting as scheduled Participate in departmental events, competitions, recitals, and concerts and encourage students to attend Facilitate student participation in the annual Performathon fundraiser Participate in annual department student evaluations Communicate clearly with Front Office regarding teaching schedule changes Respond to requests from CMCB staff in a timely manner Communicate with Department Chair on curriculum expectations Communicate all teacher absences by completing the Faculty Absence Google document Other Duties as assigned by Department Chair Essential Qualifications Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Music Appreciates and can adapt to different learning styles A love of working with young students/beginners Excellent Interpersonal skills (engaging and professional) Effective communication skills Demonstrated ability to actively listen to and learn from others Previous teaching experience required Please upload cover letter (attn: William Fickes, Artistic Director) and resume to

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