Choral Director/Voice Instructor

  • McHenry County College
  • Crystal Lake, IL 60012
  • Apr 08, 2022
Part time / Adjunct Deans & Directors

Job Description


Position Information

Adjunct Faculty Title Choral Director/Voice Instructor
Department Music
Job Type Adjunct Faculty
Employee Type Part Time
Academic Year Fall
Course(s) tbd
Anticipated Schedule Varies
Location Main Campus
Pay Rate Information
Per adjunct contract
Position Start Date 08/15/2022
Position End Date
Position Summary Information

Position Introduction
Position Summary
Teach courses as assigned by the College, especially chorus, chamber singers, and voice lessons
Essential Responsibilities
Including but not limited to:
- Available to teach Thursday evenings and voice lessons as needed
- Recruitment: visit local high schools, promote musical performances, and perform other duties toward recruiting prospective music majors and other populations such as community members and general student population
- Proficient in teaching courses via in-person, blended, or online modalities
- Available for student conferences either before or after class, and by College email as necessary
- Develop syllabus using MCC syllabus template
- Work cooperatively within the department, the division, and throughout the College in striving for educational excellence
- Conduct regular assessment of student learning
- Maintain and submit accurate student and course-related paperwork and data needed for College purposes in a timely fashion
- Document and report attendance daily and maintain and submit accurate attendance records weekly
- Submit grade reports electronically by the required dates
- Use a variety of teaching styles in order to satisfy the different learning styles of students
- Use computer-based instruction and databases when necessary
Required Qualifications
- Master's degree in Music or Music Education
- Ability to recruit choral students and other prospective music majors
- Experience in choral conducting and teaching private voice lessons
- Ability to use educational technology (i.e., a course management platform such as Canvas)
- Demonstrated commitment to professional growth, especially regarding contemporary expertise specific to assigned teaching content
- Commitment to the mission of the community college, and to teaching and motivating community college students in ways appropriate to their diverse backgrounds and learning styles
- Strong communication, organization, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills
Other Required Qualifications
Desired Qualifications
- Demonstrated teaching experience
Applications accepted until the position is filled? No
If No, Application Deadline Date
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