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Job Details

  • Job ID: 2889302
  • Application Deadline: April 1, 2018
  • Posted : February 5, 2018
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Marblehead Schools
Location: Village School
Job Title: Orchestra Director
Date Posted: February 5, 2018

The Marblehead Public Schools are seeking a full-time, long-term substitute Orchestra Director to cover a maternity leave from approximately April 12, 2018 to the end of the school year. This instructor will teach the group string lessons and orchestra classes for grades 4-6, our middle school orchestra (grades 7/8), and our high school orchestra (grades 9-12). The orchestra director is the primary instructional delivery person in the classroom. Student achievement and growth are primarily dependent on the work and efforts of the teacher. The position is demanding, varied and complex. The teacher must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as a history of success with performance ensembles. The teacher must also be well trained in content knowledge and teaching strategies pertaining to string instruments.

The following represents the course and teaching schedule for the Substitute Orchestra Director:

All 4th Grade Orchestra Lesson Groups @ Village
All 5th Grade Orchestra Lesson Groups @ Village
All 6th Grade Orchestra Lesson Groups @ Village
4th Grade Orchestra EDU @ Village
5th Grade Orchestra EDU @ Village
6th Grade Orchestra EDU @ Village
7th Grade Performing Arts Block (Orchestra) @ MVMS
8th Grade Performing Arts Block (Orchestra) @ MVMS
Honors/CP-1 Orchestra @ MHS (Honors & CP-1 meet simultaneously)

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Music Education
    Classroom Teacher > Music: Instrumental
    Student Services > Librarian/Media Specialist
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Marblehead Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination om the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate IN an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Applicants are required to hold a valid Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education license as a Music Teacher at the appropriate level.

      Please contact Matt McGuiness, Kelly Services Staffing Manager for information on this Substitute Assignment, He can be reached at 781-229-2042 and by email at
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Rachel Bowen , HR Director
    • 9 Widger Road
    • Marblehead, Massachusetts 01945

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