Choir Accompanist

Deming Public Schools
Deming, NM
$12.50, full-time
Posted On:
October 5, 2021


Beginning Date: 2021-2022 School Year Salary: $12.75 / Grade 13 Job Description: Educational Assistant Position Title: Choir Piano Accompanist Reports to: Principal PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES Instructional and Artistic Duties: Accompanies assigned choir ensembles Arrives prepared and on time to accompany ensemble(s) / student(s) Ability to assist teachers in classroom and performance settings Attends all sessions in location designated by Choir Director(s) Accompanies recitals and or concerts where applicable Attends extra rehearsals as needed and agreed to with Choir Director(s) Participates in Music Department meetings Participates in Deming High School and Red Mountain Middle School faculty/staff meetings, when requested to do so Submit leave request forms in a timely manner to the Principal Understands the goals, objectives, priorities and responsibilities of the Choir Program(s) /Music Department(s), and aligns instruction accordingly. Completes all Deming Public Schools required training in a timely manner Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required: Demonstrates ability to work with people of all backgrounds and ages Establish and maintain effective relationships with others. Behaves ethically and with personal integrity Communicates clearly and maintains organization Displays professional appearance with students Additional skills required, according to area of artistic expertise Understands instructional objectives and disciplinary expectations. Understands Emergency and safety procedures. Knowledge and understanding of policies, procedures, and objectives of assigned programs. Communicate effectively orally and in writing. Understand and follow oral and written directions. Perform routine duties. Note: This is not necessarily an exhaustive or all-inclusive list of responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts, functions or working conditions associated with the job. This job description is not a contract of employment or a promise or guarantee of any specific terms or conditions of employment. The school district may add to, modify or delete any aspect of this job (or the position itself) at any time as it deems advisable. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High School diploma or general education degree (GED) College/Music course work and prior experience preferred. CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Educational Assistant K-12 license and Substitute license preferred. Language Skills Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to students, parents,and other employees of the organization. Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs. Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and talk or hear. The employee must be able to walk, stand, bend, squat and move The employee is required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms. The employee must lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works in inside environmental conditions. Must be able to work within various degrees of noise and temperature. Interruptions of work are routine. Flexibility and patience are required. Must be self-motivated and able to complete job assignments without direct supervision. After hour work may be required. May work under stressful conditions on occasion. Revised September 2021


High School Diploma or College/work in field, Educational Assistant K-12 license and Substitute license preferred.

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