Class Piano Instructor and Staff Accompanist

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George Fox University seeks a Class PIano Instructor and Staff Accompanist for the 2014-15 academic year.

George Fox University, a Christ-centered community, prepares students spiritually, academically, and professionally to think with clarity, act with integrity, and serve with passion. Professors teach all truth as God's truth, integrating all fields of learning around the person and work of Jesus Christ, bringing the divine revelations through sense, reason, and intuition to the confirming test of Scripture. All applicants must express a personal commitment to Jesus Christ and express their Christian testimony in a local church. In addition, professors agree to live in agreement with the Community Lifestyle Statement and affirm the theological commitments expressed in the Statement of Faith. Individuals who would fit this profile are encouraged to apply for current openings in our faculty.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Class Piano -Beginning non-major section

Staff Piano Accompanist (both instrumental and vocal- primarily instrumental)

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

The accompanist is responsible for accurately recording contact hours monthly (timesheet will be filled out by accompanist and signed by supervisor each month) and determining they do not exceed 380 hours per year (approx. 190 hours per semester).  Prep time is expected. The accompanist will only be reimbursed for contact hours, not for time spent preparing to meet the high expectations of this position.  

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Degree required: Masters Degree in Piano Performance/Accompanying and/or Pedagogy

Collaborative piano experience required.

Proven ability to work with young adults and colleagues

Compensation

Classes are compensated at $700 per credit hour per semester.  Class Piano is a 2-hour load.

The accompanying salary is for contact hours only.  The hourly rate will be $20-$35 per hour commensurate with degree and experience.

 


TO APPLY:

Submit FACULTY application (http://www.georgefox.edu/offices/hr/Applicationformfillable.pdf), letter of application, resume and/or vita, accompanying repertoire list and recordings (CD, MP3 or DVD) to: Dr. Kenneth Willson, George Fox University, 414 N. Meridian Street #6026, Newberg, OR  97132.  If you have any questions please direct them to Dr. Kenneth Willson: kwillson@georgefox.edu.