Instrumental (Band) 3-12

Manlius Pebble Hill School
Syracuse, NY
Posted On:
March 13, 2023


Manlius Pebble Hill School (MPH) seeks an innovative and accomplished music educator to join our Performing Arts Department and lead our Lower, Middle, and Upper School band programs for the 2023-2024 school year. Our vibrant performing arts program includes comprehensive instruction in band, chorus, orchestra, Suzuki strings, general music, music theory, drama, and dance. MPH places the health and well-being of our students at the center of our program, and the successful candidate will be able to reflect and demonstrate those priorities in their pedagogy. In addition, MPH teachers prioritize the importance of building relationships with students in an intellectually and creatively playful environment. At Manlius Pebble Hill, arts education is central to our mission of inspiring students to think critically, act responsibly, and discover a passion for lifelong learning. In addition to teaching band and instrumental lessons, this teacher will support students’ preparation for and accompany students to NYSSMA-sponsored festivals, and support students and Performing Arts colleagues at some evening and weekend MPH performances. Based on the candidates’ interests and expertise, additional responsibilities may include teaching music theory, keyboarding, jazz band, or a role in a theatrical production. The candidate will work collaboratively with Performing Arts colleagues and work across departmental lines, fostering teamwork and cooperation amongst faculty, staff, and administration. The ideal candidate will be creatively responsive to student interests and needs, and demonstrate a willingness to participate in the life of the school. MPH offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package with the potential for growth depending on experience and qualifications. At least two years of classroom experience is preferred. A bachelor’s degree in music is required, and a master’s degree is preferred. Proficiency with Google Classroom and incorporating music technology is desirable. Candidates should email a cover letter, resume, educational philosophy statement, and contact information for three professional references to