Concord Academy, an independent, coeducational boarding and day school renowned for its world-class faculty, passionate students, and graduates who make their mark on the world, seeks to fill a part-time choral ensemble teaching opening in its Performing Arts Department for the 2020–21 school year.

Founded in 1922, Concord Academy has long balanced high academic standards with a focus on educating the whole student through academics, the arts, athletics, and cultural opportunities. Self-expression, storytelling, and careful listening are hallmarks of the Concord Academy experience.

We actively seek applicants who reflect and support our mission-driven commitment to creating and maintaining a diverse and equitable school community. The successful applicant will have demonstrated experience with inclusive teaching practices and a commitment to advancing the core tenets of the school’s mission.

 

Concord Academy Mission Statement

We are a community animated by love of learning,
diverse and striving for equity,
with common trust as our foundation.

Honoring each individual, we challenge and expand
our understanding of ourselves and the world
through purposeful collaboration and creative engagement.

We cultivate empathy, integrity, and responsibility
to build a more just and sustainable future.

The Performing Arts Department is in search of an experienced choral ensemble teacher to serve as an interim member of our adjunct music faculty for the coming year. The position includes conducting the school Chorus (one day a week) and the CA Singers, an auditioned chamber ensemble (2-3 days a week). There is also the potential to teach voice lessons through the school’s Individual Music Instruction program. The successful candidate will be an accomplished musician and an energetic, innovative educator with excellent interpersonal skills, demonstrated organizational ability, and a passion for working with adolescents and supporting their discovery of creative potential through music. Experience with or willingness to learn technologies to support ensemble singing in a distance learning model or HyFlex model is desired, as the school works to prepare for and adapt to evolving conditions under COVID-19.

Interested candidates are asked to send a cover letter and resume to:

Amy Spencer
Performing Arts Department Head
HR+Music@concordacademy.org

To learn more about Concord Academy, please visit our website: www.concordacademy.org.