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Limestone Community High School is currently seeking a color guard and winter guard instructor for the 2017 – 2018 school year.  The LCHS Marching Rockets, color guard, and winter guard are highly successful competitive programs that continue to grow.  The color guard director will assist the band director in all aspects of the color guard. The successful candidate will prepare exercises, techniques, and cleaning routines.  Both the color guard and winter guard meet as daily courses and are a P.E. credit for the students involved.  The color guard and winter guard is a year-long position that is paid an hourly rate for two hours per day and a stipend for all after school activities and contests.

 

Compensation:
- $15-$18 per hour depending on experience for two hours each school day.
- First semester stipend = $2,981.18
- Second semester stipend = $1,654.12

The successful candidate will:

- Assist in adjudication of new student try-outs
- Create and prepare warm-up routines and technique exercises
- Have the ability to clean choreography given by the choreographer
- Have the ability to blend all skill levels into one successful unit
- Establish clear communication with members and their parents and help organize their efforts in support of the unit
- Maintain clear communication and a cooperative working relationships with band staff and be able to effectively communicate needs/wants for the unit

- Have the ability to effectively create and manage a budget for the color guard program
- Plan daily rehearsals to help students continually grow and improve

Requirements Include:
- Experience as a member of color guards, winter guards, and/or dance.
- Must be available for summer rehearsals beginning in July, band camp, sectionals, and all performances.
- Experience as a color guard member, director,or designer for marching band and/or drum corps

 

If interested, please contact – Andy Empey, Director of Bands. Send resume and letter of interest to

Looking for an energetic, quality-centered teacher who wants to be a part of a cohesive team.  The Berkner Band is 300 students strong and most recently performed at the 2016 UIL State Marching Band Championship. Interested parties should send a letter of interest, resume, and references via email to Jason Schayot at .  Click here to apply online through Richardson ISD. For more information please go to the Berkner Band website: www.berknerband.com.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

- College degree, Texas Teaching Certificate, and Dance certification all preferred but not required.

- Demonstrated success directing and choreographing equipment and dance repertoire for outdoor and indoor color guard activities.

- Strong organizational and instructional skills as demonstrated by groups previously under his/her direction.

- Demonstrated ability to attract and retain members.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

- Direct all activities of a 30-50-member color guard within the curriculum and instructional objectives of the band program.

- Serve as the primary instructor for two color guard classes daily.

- Implement a comprehensive equipment technique program as well as a fundamental movement/dance program.

- Participate in all extra-curricular rehearsals, performances, and other activities as required.

- Direct all recruiting efforts with the support of the Director of Bands.

- Design, implement, and direct indoor performances during the second semester that are suitable for presentation in the community in a variety of contexts as ambassadors of the school and the total band program.  This curriculum will develop skills in anticipation of the fall marching season.  Competitive winter guard participation is not required.

- Develop responsible citizens with an emphasis on social and academic integrity and leadership.

- Assist and actively participate in staff marching production meetings and with the development of show concepts

- Assist and cooperate fully and willingly with the band staff in a unified effort to improve the comprehensive band program and to support one another.

- Present a cooperative and supportive image to the public as regards professional relationships.

- Maintain student accountability with regard to performance and participation standards.

The Color Guard Program at ISU offers an opportunity for experience students to continue performing at the collegiate level, improve their skills, and provide entertainment at home football games, parades, and pep rallies. If you would like to audition for the 2017 - 18 team, please register using the form on this site: 

http://www.sycamorebands.org/isums-info.html 

Auditions are structured like a color guard clinic. High school students who are not auditioning but would like to attend for the clinic experience are welcome. The event is free of charge and all equipment will be provided. 

 

If you have any questions, please contact the ISU Color Guard Director, Rebecca Bercich, at

Date: Saturday, May 13th, 2017

Time: 9AM - 5PM

Location: North Gym of the Indiana State University Arean (401 N 4th St. Terre Haute, IN)

 

For more information, please see the flyer.

Qualifications: 

        - Demonstrated success directing and choreographing equipment and dance repertoire for outdoor and indoor color guard activities

        - Strong organizational and instructional skills as demonstrated by groups previously under his/her direction 

        - Possess a depth of knowledge in design and creativity          

        - Demonstrated ability to attract and retain members

Responsibilities:

        - Direct all activities of the fall color guard and winter guard

        - Implement a comprehensive equipment technique program as well as a fundamental movement/dance program

        - Have the ability to blend all skill levels into one successful unit

        - Participate in all extra-curricular rehearsals, band camp, performances and other activities as required

        - Direct all recruiting efforts with the support of the Band Directors

        - Create a growth plan for the future recruitment and retention for the program

        - Assist and actively participate in staff marching production meetings and with the development of show concepts

        - Design, implement and direct indoor performances during the winter season that are suitable for presentation in the community in a variety of contexts as                 ambassadors of the school and the total band program

        - Assist and cooperate fully and willingly with the band staff in a unified effort to improve the comprehensive band program and to support one another

        - Maintain clear communication and cooperative working relationships with band staff and be able to effectively communicate needs/wants for the unit 

        - Develop responsible citizens with an emphasis on social and academic integrity and leadership

        - Present a cooperative and supportive image to the public as regards professional relationships

        - Maintain student accountability with regard to performance and participation standards

        - Establish clear communication between members, parents, staff and administration

        - Help organize efforts such as fundraising, prop building, etc. to support of the unit

        - Be able to effectively create and manage a budget for the color guard program

APPLY online at www.lcsc.us- go to Administration>Human Resources>Online employment application and select Athletic Coach/Extracurricular>Color Guard/Winter Guard Director.

For more information please see flyer attached

The Naperville Central High School colorguard staff is seeking highly qualified candidates for assistant positions. This is a great opportunity to join an already established staff of designers and become part of the team! Ideal candidates have previous experience teaching and choreographing as well as performance experience at the high school, collegiate, or drum corps levels. Naperville Central High School has a competitive marching band and Winterguard. Commitment includes weekly rehearsals and weekend performances. All interested candidates can contact Guard Director, Danielle Beaton for more information. 


Her contact info is as follows:

224-703-2678

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