Adjunct - Jazz/Pop Vocal instructor

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Job TitleAdjunct - Jazz/Pop Vocal instructorDepartmentLASSPosting Number03223PLocationAlexandria, VA: 22311Full or Part TimePart-TimePosition End Date (if temporary)Required TravelRelocation CoveredNoSalary Range Position Summary Information

Basic Function

Teach Jazz/Pop vocal lessons to both music majors and non majors of all skill levels.

Duties and Responsibilities

Adjunct faculty are employed to teach jazz/pop vocal lessons in the fall and spring semester and/or and possibly classes based on teacher’s qualifications and needs of the department. Teaching load is based upon student enrollment and staffing needs. Compensation is per credit hour and based upon rank. The adjunct faculty appointment contains no guarantee of continued employment.

Minimum Qualifications

Undergraduate degree in Voice Performance or Pedagogy or a BA in Music required as well as experience teaching private lessons or vocal coaching.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in music and prior college teaching of college students.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

•Demonstrated professional performing ability as a pop/jazz vocalist
•Ability to structure instruction based on the needs of a diverse group of students
•Excellent interpersonal and native or near-native oral and written English skills
•Ability to work with a diverse student population
•Successful passing of a criminal background check
•Adjunct faculty are required to meet assigned classes on meeting dates, submit required grade records and reports, student learning outcomes.

Operation of a State VehicleNo Posting Detail Information

Open Date05/15/2019Close DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Successful completion and passing of a criminal background check is required.

The adjunct faculty appointment contains no guarantee of continued employment.

The incumbent may have a Summer 2019 or Fall 2019 Start date.

Background Check Statement

The selected candidate’s offer is contingent upon the successful completion of an extensive criminal background investigation, which may include: fingerprint checks, local agency checks, employment verification, verification of education, credit checks (relevant to employment), and other checks requested by the VCCS and NOVA such as I-9 and E-Verify requirements. Additionally, selected candidates may be required to complete the Commonwealth’s Statement of Economic Interest.

Additional InformationSupplemental Questions

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  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
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Posted: 5/21/2019
Application Due: 7/20/2019
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