​Instructor of Orchestra – Ball State University (Burris Laboratory School)Muncie, Indiana

Appointment Type

Length of Appointment

PT Academic Year
Burris Laboratory School is looking to fill a part-time (4/5) contract-line faculty position available August 8, 2017.
Major responsibilities: Teaching, developing curricula, supervising undergraduate pre-service clinical experiences and activities, working collaboratively with administrators, students, faculty, and parents; participating in experimentation in the discipline or field study assigned; and providing service to the education profession through appropriate organizations related to elementary or secondary education. Serve on school and/or university committees and sponsor student activities.
Minimum Qualifications

Must be appropriately certified or demonstrate eligibility for Indiana teaching certification in Strings Music education by date of employment. Bachelor’s degree in Music Education for Elementary and Secondary Education from an accredited university. At least one semester teaching or student teaching experience in elementary, middle, or high school.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in Strings Music Education or related field from an accredited university. At least three years of experience teaching at the elementary or secondary level; evidence of knowledge and skill in using educational technologies; evidence of knowledge and skill in working effectively with children with special needs and/or high ability.
Pre-Employment Screening

Requires successful completion of a background check.

Positions Supervised
EEO Statement

Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.
EEO/AA Employer/Veterans/Disabled.
About Ball State University

Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 190 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation. Ball State aspires to be the model of the most student-centered and community-engaged of the 21st century public research universities, transforming entrepreneurial learners into impactful leaders – committed to improving the quality of life for all.
Department: Burris Laboratory School
This is a part-time (4/5) contract-line faculty position.
Posting Number: 201500049F

Number of Vacancies: 1
Desired Start Date: 08/08/2017
Position End Date

Special Instructions Summary
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until June 20, 2017. Please upload a letter of application, vita, official transcripts, and a copy of teaching license(s) in the Other applicant document section provided for you.
Search Committee Chair Name and Contact Information

Dawn Miller


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