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Douglas College

Contract Faculty - Private Music Instructor - Voice

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Position Title Contract Faculty - Private Music Instructor - Voice Posting Number 00639F Location New Westminster Campus Grade or Pay Level In accordance with the current Collective Agreement Salary Range Hourly: $52.41-$114.65/hour; Per Three Credit Course: $7,947; Actual salary or hourly rate will be based on the number of credits and term of appointment according to the Collective Agreement. Position Type Faculty - Contract Posting Type Internal/External Regular/Temporary Contract Employment Type Part-Time Posting Category Faculty Start Date 09/03/2024 End Date Equity Statement
Douglas College is committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive and equitable learning and working environment. In support of this journey, we welcome all people to apply, including people from groups that are experiencing inequity, including, but not limited, to Indigenous Peoples, racialized or persons of colour, persons with mental or physical disabilities, persons who identify as women, and/or persons of marginalized sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions, and persons of all faith identities, age, marital status, and parental status.
Work Arrangements
The Music Department in the Faculty of Language, Literature and Performing Arts is seeking to expand its list of instructors qualified to teach ( QTT ) private voice lessons.

Work is available beginning in the Fall 2024 semester. Workload is assigned each semester based on enrolment.
What Douglas Offers
DO what you love. Be good at it. That's how Douglas College defines a great career. It's a philosophy that resonates through our classrooms, our offices and our boardrooms. It inspires our students and drives us to make Douglas College one of BC's Top Employers. We love what we do. And we're looking for passionate, motivated people to join us in making one of Canada's best colleges even better.
The Role
As a private voice instructor in the Music Department, you will instruct students in the Basic Musicianship Certificate, Music Diploma, Music Technology Diploma, and Foundation for Music Therapy Studies programs.


The successful candidate will instruct students, facilitate learning, evaluate student progress in cohort programs and model musical excellence. As part of an integrated instructional team, the successful candidate will plan, organize, and manage learning activities and maintain quality learner-centred instruction. As a performance faculty member, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in public performances on campus, including the Arts in the Afternoon concert series.
To Be Successful in this Role You Will Need
- a minimum of a Master's Degree in Music or equivalent experience;
- a strong performance profile and excellent musicianship;
- a demonstrated ability to teach across a variety of musical styles;
- extensive knowledge of repertoire and pedagogy appropriate for voice;
- a record of successful teaching and recruitment at the post-secondary level;
- a demonstrated ability to work with a population of diverse adult learners;
- a strong commitment to maintaining and growing enrolment in your studio;
- excellent communication skills, demonstrated initiative and creativity, effective interpersonal skills, self-directedness, and evidence of ongoing professional development.
Link to Full Position Profile Needs a Criminal Records Check No

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 07/09/2024 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant
Applicants must ensure that all required documentation is submitted online and received by July 23, 2024.

This position will remain open until filled with a first review date of July 24, 2024.

Please ensure your CV clearly explains how you meet the required knowledge, skills, and abilities of the position for which you are applying. Applicants must include links to recordings or live performances. Video recordings of recent lessons can also be included. Finalists may be requested to submit additional material.

All candidates selected for interview will need to bring original certificates and diplomas of educational credentials noted on their resume.

We anticipate interviews beginning July 29, 2024. A teaching demonstration will be required as part of the interview process.
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About Douglas College

Douglas College is one of the largest colleges in British Columbia, offering a variety of bachelor's degrees, diplomas, university transfer options, career training programs and much more. We have campuses in New Westminster and Coquitlam as well as a training centre in Surrey and are home to more than 14,000 credit students each year as well as an additional 20,000 who take non-credit programs. If you want to do what you love and be good at it, Douglas College is the place for you.



Company Size

1001-5000 employees

Application closing date is 2024-09-14

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