Community String Program Director
|Position Title||Community String Program Director|
|Department||Visual and Performing Arts|
|Location||Main Campus (Houghton, MI)|
|Full-Time Equivalent (1.0=100%)||1.0|
|Appointment Term||9 Month|
|Pay Type||Salary Basis|
|Salary or Hourly Rate||Commensurate with Duties and Experience.|
|Position Duration Dependent on External Funding?||No|
|Title of Position Supervisor||Department Chair & the CCSA Board of Directors|
Position Summary Information
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
|Job Description Summary||
Coordinate extensive community string program sponsored by the Copper Country Suzuki Association (CCSA) and teach violin, viola, and/or cello in individual and group lessons.
|Essential Duties & Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned)||
1. Responsible for supervision of teaching staff, recruiting, fundraising, and general options.
|Required Education (minimum requirements)||
• Bachelor’s Degree in Music or Arts Administration.
|Required Experience (minimum requirements)||
• One year teaching experience in a private music lesson setting.
|Desirable Education and/or Experience||
• Master’s Degree in string education or performance.
|Required Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities (minimum requirements)||
• Commitment to learning about continuous improvement strategies and applying them to everyday work, and willingness to engage in University continuous improvement initiatives
|Desirable Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities|
|Language, Mathematical, and/or Reasoning Skills|
|Work Environment and/or Physical Demands|
|Required Training and Other Conditions of Employment||
Every employee at Michigan Technological University will receive the following 3 required trainings; additional training may be required by the department.
Required University Training:
Posting Detail Information
|Posting Type||Internal & External Posting|
|Internal Posting Date|
|External Posting Date||03/10/2017|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Special Instructions to Applicants (if applicable)|
The Director reports both to the Department Chair of the Visual and Performing Arts Department and the CCSA Board of Directors.
The successful candidate for this position may have opportunities to collaborate with the Keweenaw Symphony Orchestra as well as opportunities to teach private lessons in violin/viola at Michigan Tech as part of the music lessons program (FA2570), pending necessary educational qualifications.
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