San Diego, CA
12 Sep 2017
25 Sep 2017
SACRA/PROFANA – EDUCATION PROGRAMS COORDINATOR JOB DESCRIPTION
Our mission is to enhance the cultural life of Southern California by cultivating and promoting the art of choral singing throughout our communities. SACRA/PROFANA is committed to awakening and nurturing enthusiasm for the choral art, through vibrant performances and focused outreach. While adhering to the highest artistic standards, we recognize the need for programming that is both accessible and compelling, and offers a rewarding, entertaining experience for concertgoers of all backgrounds.
I. GENERAL PURPOSE
To design and administer all education outreach and inreach programs in support of SACRA/PROFANA’s mission. This includes both SACRA/PROFANA-produced programs and in-school residencies.
II. MAIN JOB TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Design, staff, organize, and administer education programs and outreach Communicate and collaborate with local music educators Work collaboratively with SACRA/PROFANA Marketing/PR Manager on marketing/publicity for education outreach Train SACRA/PROFANA core singers in education, providing tools to help them become better educators Teach/direct high school or middle school students in sectionals or as a group Administer, manage, plan, and organize the SACRA/PROFANA Summer Choral Intensive week Attend local arts educators conferences representing SACRA/PROFANA Estimated hours/week: 3-4 daytime hours (in-school residencies), 3-4 evening hours (e-mails/communication). Hours increase during summer program registration to 10-15 hours/week (school visits, e-mail communications, administration). Hours are full time during the one-week Summer Choral Intensive program.
III. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Must have a strong background in Music Education Unique and creative visions for new programs Strong rapport with high school students and educators
IV. KEY COMPETENCIES
Strong oral and written communication skills Strong organizational skills Leadership skills necessary, strong work ethic Public speaking Networking The ability to work well on a team
Reports to the Executive Director
Compensation is negotiable depending on the programs developed. This position is an independent contractor and does not provide benefits
Interested candidates should forward a resume and letter of interest to Karl Bunker (firstname.lastname@example.org), SACRA/PROFANA Education Committee Chair.