Director of Athletic Bands

McKendree University is seeking a Director of Athletic Bands.  Responsibilities would include the management and direction of the marching band and pep band. Will also be responsible for scheduling performances for extracurricular events and appropriate community-sponsored events.  He or she will provide overall leadership of the band staff and their responsibilities including band arranging, field show design, program development, and a scholarship program and fund raising.

Qualifications require a master’s degree in education, music, or equivalent plus three (3) years’ experience; willingness to travel and work some evenings and weekends; previous experience with marching band.

Interviews will begin immediately. Interested persons should send a letter of application referencing job #BAND36, a list of three references and a resume to Shirley Baugh, Director of Human Resources at hr@mckendree.edu.   EEO/ADA/Vet/Disabled.