Band Director

Job Category: Music
Employment Type: Full-Time Permanent

This opening calls for specific teaching qualifications set by the school.

CalWest’s client school in the Greater Los Angeles area seeks a Band Director to start in August 2023.

CalWest Required Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree and/or other educational requirements listed on the job description
  • Requisite skills commensurate with the position
  • A reasonable commuting distance to the CalWest client school, or a willingness to relocate
  • Authorization to live and work in the United States

Client School Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors’ degree in related field is required.
  • Master’s and/or Credential in related field and/or prior teaching experience highly desired. 


  • Direct high school instrumental performers, such as marching band, orchestra, concert band, soloists, and ensembles, and recruit future band members to maintain and grow the program. 
  • Establish performance requirements, enforce academic requirements, recruit future band members, and verify each student’s eligibility to participate in band. 
  • Provide for band participation at extracurricular events, including concerts, football games, and Band Competitions. 
  • Ensure that programs are cost-effective and funds are managed wisely. 
  • Maintain a current inventory of all equipment within the department and orders all supplies and materials necessary for band-related activities 
  • Oversee process of cleaning, repairing, and storing all band equipment. 
  • Take all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities. 
  • Cooperates with the school administration in providing music programs for school productions, graduation ceremonies, Masses, Pep Rallies, Academic Awards Night, etc

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