Conservatory Piano Studio Coordinator-E_Camp-Overnight-711
The Salvation Army, an Internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for a Camp Music Conservatory Piano Studio Coordinator for the Arkansas and Oklahoma Conservatory of Music and Arts, located in Welling, OK.
This is a summer position at Camp Heart O Hills. Dates of employment are June 4, 2019 - July 14, 2019. This position summary should not be interpreted as all inclusive. It is intended to identify the essential functions and requirements of this position. The incumbents may be requested to perform job-related responsibilities and tasks other than those stated in this position summary.
Teaches a well balanced, classically driven piano curriculum that includes reading music notation and chords. Some contemporary elements necessary to accompany worship should be included as well; Provide the necessary instruction teach campers how to utilize these skills to accompany worship and play legitimate classical piano repertoire; Serve as an accompanist for the Conservatory program, including but not limited to: Camper recitals and Chorus; Provide appropriate lessons for instruction time; Review assigned homework with students and re-teach skills if necessary; Prepare campers for recitals and performances.
Supervises the maintenance and daily operations of the program equipment; Recommends and develops activities which will develop creative abilities, motor and learning skills of students; Coordinates the program and activity with the policies and operating procedures of camp; Maintains discipline and acceptable behaviors of campers, which will create an atmosphere of friendliness and security during all program periods; Supervises and organizes an assigned group of campers during scheduled and unscheduled blocks of time in cooperation with camp rules and regulations; Promotes and stimulates participation of campers to ensure a pleasant camp experience; Participate and assist in various classes as assigned; Schedules performances and ensures that all necessary supplies for a performance are donated or purchased. Participate enthusiastically as a member of the camp staff team to deliver and supervise evening programs, special events, overnights and other all-camp activities and camp functions; Sit with camper tables during meals and serve as a table monitor when needed; Keep personal living quarters neat, clean and ready for inspection; Be available to participate and assist with camp programs and activities as directed by the Conservatory Director.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge and ability to teach well rounded piano curriculum. Ability to foster team work with youth by participating in piano ensembles; Ability to foster confidence in campers by teaching them to perform solos; Ability to assist campers in planning and goal setting for personal and team activities; Ability to recruit and train volunteers; Ability to work with diverse people from all social and economic backgrounds.
Ability to communicate, work with, and provide necessary instruction to campers and staff; Ability to observe camper and staff behavior, assess its appropriateness, enforce appropriate safety regulations and emergency procedures, and apply appropriate behavior-management techniques; Visual and auditory ability to identify and respond to environmental and other hazards related to the activity; Physical ability to respond appropriately to situations requiring first aid; Must be able to assist campers in an emergency (fire, evacuation, illness, or injury) and possess strength and endurance required to maintain constant supervision of campers; Ability to demonstrate exercises and techniques that campers will be learning; Ability to serve as an accompanist in a wide variety of situations.
Education and Experience
Six months experience teaching piano, with the ability to perform and teach lessons in a classroom setting involving more than one student preferred, OR any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Licenses and Certifications
CPR and First Aid Certified. Training will be provided at camp.
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
Some physical requirements of the Piano Studio Coordinator position could include climbing, standing, some bending, stooping, and stretching. Eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity to manipulate activities are required. Requires normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare, and communicate appropriate camper activities/programs and the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Have a willingness to live in a camp setting and work irregular hours delivering a program in the facility available. The conservatory schedule operates 7 days a week, and all staff members are expected to be available for duty at all times unless otherwise noted by the Conservatory Director. Operate with daily exposure to the sun and heat and varying environmental conditions.
All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
- Job Family AOK-EXEMPT
- Pay Type Salary
- Employment Indicator Seasonal
- Job Start Date Tuesday, June 4, 2019
- Job End Date Sunday, July 14, 2019
- AOK - Welling, OK 23122 E. SALVATION ROAD 74471, WELLING, Oklahoma, United States of America