Instructor, Music

Instructor, Music


Guilford Technical Community College
601 East Main Street
Jamestown, NC 27282
Phone: 336-334-4822

Job Location

Jamestown, NC


Commensurate with experience



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Wednesday, June 5, 2024
Closes: Sunday, June 16, 2024

Target Start Date

Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Expected Work Hours


Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Education Required

  • Master’s degree in Music or Music Education that includes 18 graduate credit hours in Music from a regionally accredited post-secondary institution

Experience Required

  • 5 years of recent professional experience in the music or entertainment industry
  • 3 years of post-secondary teaching experience in music

Preferred Qualifications

Education Preferred

  • Doctoral degree in Music from a regionally accredited post-secondary institution

Experience Preferred

• Greater than 5 years of recent professional experience in the music or entertainment industry
• Greater than 3 years of post-secondary teaching experience in music
• Experience teaching applied music – piano
• Experience leading ensembles and other performing groups

• Community college teaching experience
• Experience with distance learning and/or alternate instructional delivery systems

Position Description

Guilford Technical Community College (GTCC) is currently the fourth largest of NC. Community College System’s 58 institutions. On our six campuses and through our online offerings, we annually serve approximately 27,500 students, 60% of whom are students of color. We strive to offer programs that provide equitable educational outcomes for all students representing all backgrounds, including, but not limited to, ability, age, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status. At GTCC, we are committed to cultivating a workplace culture of inclusion that welcomes, develops, supports, and empowers employees. We are looking for an exceptional leader who shares our institutional mission, vision, and values, to join the instructional team.

Teaching faculty at Guilford Technical Community College are responsible for supporting student success by creating an optimum learning environment, responding to student needs, managing effective instructional activities, developing curriculum courses, modeling employability skills, demonstrating professionalism, developing cooperative work relationships with other faculty and staff, supporting college administrative requirements, and maintaining competency in their instructional field. He/she will be responsible for quality instruction and for effective participation and interest in the total affairs of the college.

The Division of Business, Creative and Performing Arts seeks an energetic, enthusiastic and collaborative music instructor with significant musical performance experience to join our team. Under general supervision, this individual will develop, prepare and teach courses designed for transfer and in support of career technical programs to include music and entertainment technology courses. These could include fundamentals of music, electronic music, music appreciation, applied music, music ensemble and other music courses as needed. The ideal candidate should be inclusive, knowledgeable, and articulate in historical and contemporary issues of the music industry and related fields; and be committed to working constructively with all facets of a music and entertainment program within a community college setting.

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