Vocal Music Instructor/Director of Music Programs

Posting Details

Posting Details

Classification Title Full-Time Faculty
Position Title Vocal Music Instructor/Director of Music Programs
Posting Number FY16/1740SF
Position Status Full-time
FLSA Faculty
Salary and Benefits

Salary is based on the faculty salary schedule. This position is eligible for Northeast Community College excellent benefits package.

Campus NF
General Description

Northeast Community College located in Norfolk, Nebraska and an Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence 2017 Top 10 School is seeking a talented individual with passion for music and teaching.
The purpose of this position is to instruct classes and labs as assigned by the Dean and to develop new courses. This is accomplished by maintaining requisite office hours; providing academic advisement to students; serving on college committees; attending meetings; participating in professional development activities; and performing all instructional-related activities as directed within the policies, guidelines, and regulations of Northeast Community College.

Qualifications: Education

Requires master’s degree in music or a related field. Successful candidate will meet the degree requirement or be willing to attain the required degree within two years of hire date.


Seeking an experienced vocal director who is interested in leading a vibrant, well-established music program. Minimum of 3 years teaching experience in post-secondary education preferred. Must demonstrate ability to teach students of all levels of musical ability.


Successful candidate will possess the following: strong vocal abilities, effective communication and inter-personal skills, effective organizational and time-management skills, demonstrated success leading vocal groups in a variety of genres.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Northeast Community College has a well-established music department with a rich history of over 40 years of music excellence and a unique mix of student and community participation. The program consists of 8 ensembles (3 instrumental & 5 vocal); 2 of which are auditioned touring ensembles. Candidates selected for interview will be expected to provide a 15-20 minute teaching demonstration on a subject of his/her choice and provide a video portfolio of student performances under the direction of the candidate.

Open Date 03/14/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Masters degree in Music, Music Education or related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * If you do not have a masters degree, are you willing to complete a masters degree within two years of your hire date?
    • Yes
    • No
    • I have a masters degree
  3. * Do you have a minimum of 2 to 3 years of experience teaching at the secondary or post-secondary level?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation 1
  2. Letter of Recommendation 2
  3. Letter of Recommendation 3
  4. Transcripts 2
  5. Transcripts 3