Springfield Public Schools, an urban school district in Western Massachusetts, is currently accepting applications and scheduling interviews for a part-time (with full time potential), middle school band director position. This is a new position to the school, and the band director will be responsible for building this new band program. Interested candidates will need to complete the online employment application available at and contact Julie Jaron, Director of Visual & Performing Arts at for an interview. Qualified candidates will have state certification and exhibit strong music content knowledge, a passion for working with urban middle school students, solid classroom management abilities, and excellent interpersonal skills.