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Applied Instrumental Music Instructor

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Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number 116
Job Title Applied Instrumental Music Instructor
Job Category Adjunct

Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

Southwestern Michigan College, a two-year college located approximately 30 minutes north of South Bend, Indiana, and approximately 30 minutes from Lake Michigan, is seeking an Applied Instrumental Music Instructor.

The Applied Instrumental Music Instructor will provide 30-60 minute weekly lessons (1-4 hours per week). Prepare and advise students for transfer into a four-year college music program. As requested, do sectional rehearsals with members the SMC Symphonic Band and Jazz Ensemble.

Required Qualifications

Must have a degree or commensurate experience in instrumental performance or music education. Must posses the ability to maintain a high level of expectation for their own technique and instill in their students a strong work ethic.

Preferred Qualifications
Other Information

All applicants must demonstrate the ability to promote active and collaborative learning through a variety of teaching methods, as well as relate to students. Excellent organization and communication skills as well as the demonstrated use of instructional technology are required.

The hiring manager for this position is Dr. Jon Korzun. Please contact him if you have any questions regarding the position – or 269-782-1225.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Reference Requests

Reference Request Details

Accept References Yes
Minimum Requests 3
Maximum Requests

Posting Specific Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Academic Transcripts
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Portfolio
  5. Optional Documents