Manager of Band Programs, Music Partners Division

Brooklyn Conservatory of Music - Brooklyn, New York

Job Category: Programs

Type: Paid

Term: Part Time

Post Date: August 20, 2019

About Our Organization

The Brooklyn Conservatory of Music aims to transform lives and build community through the expressive, educational and therapeutic powers of music.

We envision a world where every New Yorker, regardless of age, income or level of ability, has access to high-quality music instruction and music therapy. We believe that neighborhoods traditionally under-served by New York City cultural institutions need and deserve hands-on musical experiences, and that by creating these opportunities we are building a more vibrant, interconnected city.

Job Summary

The Brooklyn Conservatory of Music, one of the country’s oldest and largest community music schools, seeks an experienced educator and musician to supervise, guide and develop off-site band programs at multiple locations throughout NYC.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities will include:

  *Supervision of over 10 elementary and middle school band programs

  *Support onsite band coordinators at each location

  *Implement new initiative at 6 current sites that will: increase lesson time, provide faculty professional development, expand student and teacher assessment capacity, develop summer band academy

  *attend monthly Music Partners team meetings

Qualifications

  *Strong writing, speaking and listening skills, team builder

  *Experience teaching in NYC public school settings

  *Strong organizational abilities at program level

  *Minimum of Master’s Degree in Music and/or Education preferred

How to Apply

Interested candidates please send letter and resume to Dorothy Savitch, Director of Music Partners

dorothy.savitch@bkcm.org

Start Date: Sept.1, 2019

Salary: $12,000 - $15,000 annual

Hours: 10-15 hours per week

BKCM is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate due to age, sex, religion, race, color, national origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other factor prohibited by law.

The Conservatory is dedicated to building a racially, ethnically, and culturally diverse and pluralistic team. We strongly encourage applicants from LGBTQ and underrepresented communities to apply.