Missouri Military Academy is seeking a Band Director starting in January 2021.
The ideal candidate is a licensed teacher with teaching and marching band experience. Applicants must have a sound understanding of best practices in teaching the subject area to 7th-12th grades. Persons with expertise in multiple academic areas and/or coaching experience are highly desirable. A commitment to the academic and social/emotional growth of students is essential. Must be able to demonstrate proficiency using digital and online platforms for remote instruction as well as classroom teaching.
A degree in Music or related field required, master’s degree and previous teaching experience preferred. Prior military background preferred. Faculty members serve in a wide capacity across the campus including: sponsoring clubs, participating in student life activities, as academic advisors, and chaperoning field trips. Being able to work collaboratively with fellow faculty members and residential staff is critical for this position. Candidates should be realistic and excited about the challenges and rewards of teaching and working in a boarding school environment.
Missouri Military Academy offers a dynamic educational experience for boys in grades 7-12 in a military boarding school environment. The Academy is known for its 360 Degree Education, which provides a structured, well-rounded, holistic education that is centered upon the pillars of academic excellence, character development, personal motivation, physical health and the enhancement of leadership skills.
About Missouri Military Academy
Missouri Military Academy is a boarding and day preparatory school with a military tradition that has readied young men for college and life since 1889. Our mission is to empower young men to unlock their potential through a structured program of academic excellence, character, social development and leadership training.
Missouri Military Academy operates four distinct yet closely linked programs: the high school, for young men in grades 9-12; a middle school for boys in grades 7-8; a summer program that offers camps for boys ages 8-17; and a for-credit summer academy for students in grades 7-12.
All of our programs exist to motivate students to reach their full potential, build self-confidence and develop academic and life skills that will lead to success in college and beyond.
Missouri Military Academy is for young men and boys who wish to have a unique educational experience that challenges them to do their best and teaches them to unlock their potential. Our 360 Degree Education focuses on five elements: Academic Excellence, Character Development, Personal Motivation, Physical Development and Leadership.