Woodstock Union High/Middle School

Windsor Central Supervisory Union

Woodstock, Vermont ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3542565
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : May 24, 2021
  • Starting Date: August 2021

Job Description

Woodstock Union High School and Middle School is seeking the next Music-Band Instructor to lead our beloved program.

Instructional responsibilities:
MS Band gr 7-8, wind and percussion players with one or more years elementary experience.
HS Band gr 9-12, wind, percussion, and occasional orchestral string players.
Digital Music Production, based on digital instruments with MIDI input.
Beginning-Intermediate Guitar instruction, with an inventory of nice school-owned guitars.
Jazz-Funk-Pop Small Groups, meeting during club time or outside the school day.

History of annual performances:
Two formal concerts with HS and MS Bands.
Option of attending adjudicated festival performances.
Commencement performance and two small-town parades with combined HS and MS Bands.
Many other less formal yet meaningful and exciting performance opportunities, on campus and throughout the community.

Supportive context:
Incredible community support for the arts! Strong administrative support for new ideas.
A conventional Band program that survived the health crisis, shown by strong enrollment interest for the 2021-22 school year.
Pre-health-crisis enrollment of the Band program had been 45+ members at HS, and 35+ at MS, for a continuum of years.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Music Education
    Classroom Teacher > Music: Instrumental
  • Location Description

    The Woodstock Union High School/Middle School is a school that recognizes and understands the special intellectual, physical, and social/emotional needs of early adolescents. Students at this stage of growth, which spans the transition from childhood to adolescence, are at a critical turning point in their lives. We are committed to helping each of our students experience success and growth, both personally and academically.

    Our mission is to do our best to assure that every student be able to think critically; be healthy, literate, and articulate; behave lawfully and ethically; be an active and productive citizen; and be committed to lifelong learning.

    We are a diverse community committed to the discovery of promise in each of us, and dedicated to the full development of intellect, curiosity, energy, and conscience.

    The Woodstock Union High School & Middle School faculty, staff and administration aspire to build a climate of respect, trust and courage. We consciously commit ourselves to:

    Challenge and expand the limits of thought, tolerance and performance;
    Support and engage each student's unique gifts;
    Develop and empower the mind, body and spirit;
    Inspire and honor the active stewardship of family,community, nation and globe. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Windsor Central Supervisory Union is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on 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

    • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Garon Smail , Principal
    • 100 Amsden Way
    • Woodstock, Vermont 05091
    • Phone: 802-457-1317
    • Fax: 802-457-1850
    • Email: click here

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