Assistant Band Coach for Marching Bearcat Band Drumline

McKendree University seeks a highly motivated individual to serve as part-time Marching Bearcat Band Drumline Instructor.  Successful candidates must have previous drumline performance and teaching experience.  The optimal candidate will have experience writing battery parts and cadences as well as a solid understanding of how the drumline operates within a collegiate marching band program where multiple shows are performed each year.  In addition to teaching responsibilities, the individuals selected will be responsible for maintaining regular communication with the Director of Athletic Bands and percussion members, writing and teaching appropriate music, developing a solid fundamentals-based percussion program and other duties as required to operate a successful program. 

Applicants should send letter of application, resume, identifying at least three people who can attest to teaching experience and ability to Shirley A. Baugh, Director of Human Resources at hr@mckendree.edu.  Please reference job #DRU24.  Scores and video and/or audio recordings demonstrating writing, arranging, teaching, and/or performance may be requested at a future time.  Screening of all applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.  EEO/ADA/Vet/Disabled.