Middle School Band Director

Organization:
Yucca Middle School (6-8)
Location:
Clovis, NM
Salary:
Level 1 Base - $36,100 and a $5,200 Band Director Stipend. Please see description below for more detail.
Category:
Posted On:
April 8, 2019

Description

This opening is for the Yucca Middle School Band Director. The Yucca Band program has five classes: Beginning Woodwinds, Beginning Brass, Beginning Flute, Concert Band (mostly 7th grade, second year players) and Symphonic Band (mostly 8th graders and top 7th graders). During marching season, the Yucca Band Director works with the CHS Marching Band and in concert season works with the CHSFA Concert Band. The high school directors will assist you for Symphonic Band and will help with instrument switch overs throughout the year, including a dedicated percussion instructor to start percussion students. The Yucca Band recently earned “Superior” ratings at the SENMMEA District Music Performance Assessment and finished in 3rd Place at the 2018 NMAA State Concert Band Contest. The Yucca Band has a long history of success and has traditionally been a strong feeder for the Clovis High School Band. ​This position starts at a base salary of $36,100 for a Bachelor's degree with no teaching experience (Level 1 Teacher). Added to that base pay, there is a stipend of $5,200 for being a Middle School Band Director. Total salary for a first year teacher would be $41,300. After a period of three years, you would be eligible to move to Level 2 which raises the base salary to $44,000, and after six years you would be eligible, with a Masters degree, to move to Level 3 which starts at a base salary of $54,000.​ Adjustments to the base salary can be made dependent upon teaching experience and licensure level of qualified candidates. To apply for this position, please visit: www.clovis-schools.org, click on “Job Openings” in the home page banner, then follow the instructions on the following page for Fast Track. Look for the opening titled “Teacher, Mid Band, Yucca Middle School”. This position is open now. If you have any questions, please feel free to call or email us. ​Bill Allred - Head Band Director, CHS - bill.allred@clovis-schools.org Brandon Boerio - Director of Music Education - brandon.boerio@clovis-schools.org​ 575-769-4350 x1020

Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Music Education and a valid NM Teaching license or ability to obtain one.

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please visit: www.clovis-schools.org, click on “Job Openings” in the home page banner, then follow the instructions on the following page for Fast Track. Look for the opening titled “Teacher, Mid Band, Yucca Middle School, 190403001.