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Choral Director

Collegiate School

Choral Director
Beginning 2018-2019 Academic Year
Competitive salary & benefits package

Collegiate School is seeking a passionate, organized and charismatic choral music director for grades 5 – 12.  In addition to teaching choral classes, duties will include performances for all choral ensembles grades 5 – 12, serving as the music director for the fall Upper School musical, and leading student choirs for all holiday and formal school occasions.  The candidate will collaborate with the performing arts faculty to develop the choral music curriculum as part of an evolving performing arts program. This is a full-time, benefited faculty position.

Responsibilities will include:
● Teaching classes in Middle and Upper School
● Teaching individual lessons
● Preparing for all choral performances in Middle and Upper School
● Leading choral groups for all formal school occasions
● Fostering a climate of respect for each child as an individual
● Identifying and pursuing professional opportunities that enhance and extend one’s teaching
● Serving on committees and engaging in professional group work as necessary
● Participating in all required School events
● Other duties as required

Collegiate School is an independent, JK-12 college preparatory, coeducational school with over 1,600 students in Richmond, VA. The school’s mission is to create a diverse and inclusive community of learners committed to a challenging and supportive educational experience that will foster the intellectual, moral, emotional, and physical development of each student.

Please apply online at www.collegiate-va.org/careers
Collegiate School is an equal opportunity employer.

Required Qualifications:
Qualities of a successful candidate will include: ● Advanced-level piano proficiency ● Experience with a cappella groups ● Working knowledge of popular music ● Knowledge of music writing software, such as Finale ● Strong commitment to students with all learning styles ● Ability to inspire students’ love of learning and critical thinking ● Enthusiasm for professional growth, academic excellence and creative teaching ● Passion for music education ● Commitment to broad participation in school life ● Experience in and commitment to the ongoing development and maintenance of an inclusive campus community ● A Master’s degree in Choral Music and/or Music Education is preferred
Collegiate offers competitive salary and benefits packages.
Collegiate Schools offers competitive benefits and salary packages. Please visit www.collegiate-va.org for more information.
How to apply:
Please apply online at www.collegiate-va.org/careers
Posting Organization:
Collegiate School