Landmark Christian School is accepting applications for a full-time Middle School/High School Band Director. We are seeking qualified, energetic, and motivated candidates for the 2021/2022 school year.
The Band Director will be a Christian educator who will direct and manage the overall Band Program in ways that are consistent with Landmark Christian Schools Core Values, Vision, and Mission Statement.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
Valid Teaching certificate preferred but not required
Knowledge of overall operation of instrumental music program
Ability to manage budget and personnel
Ability to implement policy and procedures
Strong communication, public relation, and interpersonal skills
Three years teaching and band directing experience preferred
Prepare appropriate weekly lesson plans including instructional objectives, planned activities, Biblical integration, assessments and resources, incorporating classroom technology to enhance instruction.
Regularly review/update department and course curriculum guide/maps to assure the fulfillment of proper instructional priorities and pacing.
Prepare students and provide the opportunity and the process for them to participate in All-State Band, District Honors, and other GMEA and ACSI instrumental events director and department chair deem appropriate.
Demonstrate spiritual maturity, academic/instructional ability, and personal leadership qualities to inspire student learning and encourage student spiritual development.
Effectively manage classroom and discipline procedures to provide a positive classroom environment conducive to learning, including effective teacher/parental partnering through timely communication (e.g., posting of assignments, grades, conferencing)
Be a positive and active team member within a dynamic Fine Arts Department where collaboration and support of one another are essential to the health of the programs.
Provide for band participation at extracurricular events, including concerts, football games, pep rallies, and community outreach.
Oversee Band budget and inventory to ensure the program's funds are managed wisely, including music library and the acquiring and maintaining of all band equipment.
Establish open and proactive communication with parents and students and maintain professional relationships with colleagues, administrators, and the entire school community. Maintain confidentiality.
Landmark Christian School is an independent, coeducational, college preparatory school located in Fairburn, Georgia. Serving students ranging from K-12th grade, the school’s vision is “Every student prepared to impact the world for Jesus Christ.” Landmark is committed to providing students with a rich, relevant, and rewarding academic experience in preparation for matriculation to a college program of their choosing.
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and references to Emily Torrenga, Administrative Assistant to the Head of School, at email@example.com.