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Latest post: August 25, 2015

These listings below are submitted informally to the web site, and OMEA is not responsible for the accuracy of the information.
A listing does not necessarily mean the position is still open. We maintain the listing until told it is filled.


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Music Teaching Positions: 2015 - 2016


Sequoyah Public Schools: Claremore. 6-12 Band director. Send resume and cover letter to Terry Saul at terry.saul@sequoyaheagles.net or Steve Johnson at steve.johnson@sequoyaheagles.net. For more information, e-mail Joe Cernuto at joseph.cernuto@sequoyaheagles.net Posted March 24


Luther Public Schools IMMEDIATE OPENING for Band Director. Could lead to being hired for next year, depending on performance. Contact: Dr. Sheldon Buxton, Superintendent; (405-277-3233) or sbuxton@lutherlions.orgPosted April 19.

Edmond Public Schools: Sequoyah Middle School. Orchestra Director. Go to the Edmond Public Schools web site to apply. Posted April 1

Mid-Del Public Schools, just east of Oklahoma City. Asst. Band Director, Carl Albert High School. Applications are now being accepted, and may be found on the Mid-Del website at https://mss.mid-del.net/MSS/employmentopportunities/default.aspx Please attach copies of a cover letter, resume, and references to your application.  Questions to: mharp@mid-del.net or 405-739-1726 ext. 3070 Posted May 5.

Tonkawa Public Schools: Band Director, gds 6 - 12.  The program includes of beginning band (6th grade), middle school band (7th and 8th) and high school band (9 - 12).  The ability to teach another subject in addition to band would be a plus, but not a requirement.
Contact Kyle Simpson at ksimpson@tonkawa.k12.ok.us send resumes to Tonkawa Public Schools, Kyle Simpson, 500 E. North, Tonkawa, Ok 74653 Posted May 5.

Collinsville Public Schools: Band Director AND Asst. Band Director positions. No other details. Posted May 27

Edmond Public Schools: Band Director, Summit Middle School. Use Edmond Public Schools web site for information and application. Posted June 1.

Harrah Public Schools: HS and MS Band Director 6 - 12. Send résumé and cover letter to Kenneth Riddle, Principal. kriddle@harrahschools.com or call 405-347-2108 for more information. Posted June 1.

Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics, (OKC) a public residential school for high school juniors and seniors from Oklahoma.  Adjunct Orchestra Director.  Contact Kelly Chaves, Director of Fine Arts; OK School of Science and Math (405) 522-7819. Posted June 9

Del City Public Schools: (OKC suburb) Carl Albert High School: Orchestra Director.  Interested applicants go to mid-del.net to apply. Questions to Cindy Anderson, CAMS Principal, canderson@mid-del.net Posted June 9

Bartlesville Public Schools: Orchestra Director, Central Middle School.  Teach 8th grade orchestra at Central Middle School, assist with one of the 3 High School orchestras and team teach 6th and 7th grade orchestra.  Contact Rhonda Carr at carrri@bps-ok.org for more information.  Call Education Service Center to apply at 918 336-8600 or apply online at: https://bartlesville.tedk12. Posted June 9

Duncan Public Schools: Assistant Band Director. someone with percussion experience if possible.  Contact Jeremy HAAS AT jeramy.haas@duncanps.org Posted July 2

Enid Public Schools: Full-time orchestra teacher for Emerson and Longfellow Middle Schools. (1/2 day at each) The principal at Emerson, Candice Wojciechowsky, is a former band director and oboist. The principal at Longfellow is also very supportive of the arts. Contact Candice Wojciechowsky. cawojciechowsky@enid12.org Posted July 2.

El Sistema Oklahoma: See some evidence of our work at https://www.youtube.com/user/ElSistemaOklahoma Faculty positions open. If you have a desire to teach in a music program aimed at social change, please apply. Information concerning the specifics and the application process at www.elsistemaok.org.

Enid Public Schools: HS Orchestra director. Contact Amber Fitzgerald at the Admin office Human Resources Posted July 23




Wagoner Public Schools: MS HS Vocal Music.  Still open on August 18. Contact Supertintendent.  Posted August 28

Western Heights Middle School iVocal Music teacher for the 2015-16 school year.  Contact:  Amber Mash, HS Vocal Director, amber.d.mash@westernheights.k12.ok.us, 405-408-9472 or Carolyn Erickson, MS Principal, Carolyn.e.erickson@westernheights.k12.ok.us, 405-350-3455
Application is available online at www.westernheights.k12.ok.us Posted March 21

Taft Middle School: Vocal Music 2015-16 school year.  Please contact Melissa Karim at mlkarim@okcps.org Posted March 23

Putnam City Public Schools (OKC Suburb): Asst Choral Director, PC North HS, officially posted at www.putnamcityschools.org Several concert choirs, jazz and show groups. Outstanding piano skills required. Questions to smoring@putnamcityschools.org> or (405) 606-5630. Stephanie Keegan-Moring, Choral Directort Posted April 27

Henryetta Pubic SchoolS: JH/HS Choir Director for next year.  Contact Scott Bein, High School Principal, at 918.652.6571 to apply.  The job(s) will remain open until a suitable applicant is found.  Henryetta Schools is an E.O.E.

Marietta Public Schools: Choral/Vocal position Middle School/High School
Middle School, High School, and High School Show Choir.
Bachelor's degree in Music Education required. Must have keyboard skills to teach and accompamy solos and ensembles at contest. Contact Suzanna Reed at: e-mail address, sreed@marietta.k12.ok.us, or call 580-276-8284. Posted May 13

Purcell Public SchoolsFull-time JH/HS Vocal Music Teacher. Applicants must presently hold a valid Oklahoma teaching certificate. Send resume and references to Bret Petty (HS Principal) at bpetty@purcellps.org  Posted May 13.

Tecumseh Public Schools: 1st and 2nd Gds. Elementary General Music and HS Choral Assistant. Contact Asst. Superintendent Julie Dawson at dawsonj@tecumseh.k12.ok.us.  Additional information: http://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/apps/jobs/show_job.jsp?REC_ID=18003 Posted May 21.

Tulsa Youth Opera: Program leader/educatgor to lead the TYO Singing Essentials program, a singing basics training program for students in grades 3-12, as well as an accompanist. Rehearsals start at 4:30 each Monday during the school year. Job descriptions available from Aaron Beck, at TYO. Posted May 23.

Western Heights Public Schools: (SW: Oklahoma City): TWO High School Choral Director positions,. Contact Mark Cain, (405) 807-3055 or email fafcoach@sbcglobal.net Posted June 19

Claremore Public Schools: Vocal Music teacher. This teacher will be in charge of Middle School Choir and work with the High School Fine Arts department. Contact Ruiel Doonkeen, (918) 520-7896 Posted June 9

Lawton Public Schools: HS vocal Music. MacArthur High School: Concert, show choir and musicals are the expectation with lots of support from community and school leadership. Contact: Charlotte Oates (no contact details). Posted June 15

Tecumseh Public Schools: vocal music director middle and high school position. Contact Asst. Superintendent, Julie Dawson at 405-833-5155.

Mid-Del Public Schools, Del Crest Middle School: Vocal Music. Contact Michelle Parr@mlparr@mid-del.net

Tulsa Public Schools: Tulsa Memorial High School:  Vocal Music. Information: http://myschooldesk.net/tulsa/teachersite.aspx#site.20686_pid.88669_mid.182072 http://www.tulsaschools.org/5_Careers/job_openings_main.asp The email for Darin Schmidt, the principal at Memorial is schmida@tulsaschools.org. Posted July 27.

Wagoner Public Schools: Vocal Music, middle school and high school Grades 6-12. Contract for 2015-2016 school year. Contact Jeremy Holmes- Principal 918-639-5959. Posted July 28.

Catoosa Public Schools: Vocal Music Teacher; 1/2 day high school and 1/2 middle school. Contact number is Darren Peaster 918 266-8619 or Della Parrish 918 266-8623 Posted August 15.

Jenks Public Schools: Instruction Asst. in Vocal Music (3rd person) Jenks High School. Average of 35 hours per week (option for overtime) Approximately $13.50 an hour (negations possible per qualifications) Full benefits. Requires outstanding piano skills, and a voice capable of vocal modeling given preference. Applicants go to Jenks web site https://jenks.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx under "Vocal Music Instructional Assistant," Send résumés and letters of introduction to Reagan Pool at reagan.pool@jenksps.org Posted August 17


Combined Choral/Instrumental



Coweta Public Schools: Elementary music (year to be split between two K-3 elementary schools)
Interested parties should fax transcripts, resume, application, and copy of OK teaching certificate to Principal Sherri Dotson at 918-486-7810.
More information and the certified employment application can be found on the Employment section of the Coweta Public Schools website: cowetaps.com Posted April 7

Hennessey Public Schools: Elementary Music K - 4, contact Beth Berkenbile, Director of Vocal Music at HPS via email or phone bberkenbile@hps.k12.ok.us 405-853-1384). Her planning period is from 1:30 PMto 2:20, but call at your convenience and leave a message. Posted May 13

Piedmont Public Schools: 5th and 6th grade vocal and theatre arts. Contact Shawn Blankenship for information about how you can apply for this position. shawn.blankenship@piedmontschools.org  Posted June 9

Blackwell Public Schools: Elementary General Music Teacher. Large teaching room for music. Storage, rhythm instruments, rissers, Smart Board. Position will be posted on teachers-teachers.com Posted June 16

Rush Springs Public Schools: Elementary General Music, Pre-K to 3rd Gd. Contact Lori Marshall lmarshall@rushsprings.k12.ok.us
Posted June 19

Muskogee Public Schools: Elementary General Music. Contact Jerry Huffer 918.360.7228.


Moore Public Schools: Elementary Music K-6. Winding Creek Elementary. Email your résumé to Christi Olstads, Principal  at christiolstad@moorepublicschools.com and go to http://www.mooreschools.com/page/733 to complete the application and opening sheet. Posted July 6.

Oklahoma City Public Schools: Elementary Music PreK - 6th grade. Immediate opening for coming school term, Linwood Elementary/. A+ art integrated school. Assignment all-day, every day, no travel. A Great Expectations model school. Contact: Deserae Jackson, Assistant Principal; Linwood Elementary (405) 587-1700 Posted August 15.

Glenpool Public Schools:  Elementary vocal/general music teacher. Applicants email a résumé to the principal, Mary Champion, at mfchampion@glenpoolps.org and also to ,Tonya Thomas, at tdthomas@glenpoolps.org



Bethany Public Schools: Middle and High School are hiring a pianist/accompanist for the next school year.  The hours would be Monday-Friday from 8:45 to 1:15.  Contests and concerts are scheduled in advance to allow planning for the different hours needed throughout the school year.  There is opportunity to accompany orchestra and band solos and ensembles at your discretion, and you would be compensated separately by those individuals.  Salary and hours are great to supplement one who might have a private studio already.
Contact Steveanne Bielich at sbielich@bps.k12.ok.us or steveannedee@sbcglobal.net or 405-414-3217. Posted May 18.

Tulsa Youth Opera is expanding to include TYO Singing Essentials, a singing basics training program for students in grades 3-12. We are seeking an educator to lead this program, as well as an accompanist. Rehearsals start at 4:30 each Monday during the school year. Job descriptions available from Aaron Beck at TYO. (Posted May 23)

Belle Isle School: NW Oklahoma City: Accompanist for programs and contest. Contact Ava Bruner at albruner@okcps.org or albruner1@gmail.com Posted May 23

Harrah Public Schools: accompanist for  concerts and contests. Contact Rebecca Grimm at rgrimm@harrahschools.com

Moore Public Schools: Westmoore HS.  Hours are negotiable (maximum of 25 hours per week), no Wednesday evenings or Sundays. Contact me at annedawson@sbcglobal.net. Resumes may be sent to that email address.

Kellyville Public Schools: Elementary music teacher, PreK-3rd grade. Contact Elementary Principal, Mark Dolzel. 918-247-6300 or Kellyville administration offices at 918-247-6133.

Stillwater Public Schools: Stillwater High School: full-time accompanist / teaching asst. SHS operates on a block schedule so the position requires playing for two choirs and assisting with one music appreciation class per day. External hours include an evening dress rehearsal and concert twice per semester as well as OSSAA and state solo and ensemble contests in the spring. In-class hours coordinate with the student schedule (9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.) and the position includes insurance benefits and payment into OTRS.Further information on the Stillwater Schools Human Resources website or contact Dr. Michael Shanahan, SPS Director of Human Resources;  or Dana Ayers, SHS Director of Vocal Activity. Posted August 15.

Grove Public Schools: Full time accompanist/assistant for the High School and Middle School Choirs. The position includes playing for two HS Choirs, and three hours at the Middle School which are combined for one large 7th and 8th grade choir. In addition there will be contest solos and ensembles for both sites as well as concert choir music. Contact Renae Dozier GHS Principal at 1-918-786-2207 or rdozier@ridgerunners.net Posted August 15.




Other positions:

Edmond Public Schools: Long term substitute,  for maternity leave,  beginning about the first of October,  and going through the end of the semester in December. An experienced assistant will be there to help. Contact Kelly Mills (405) 635-4056 or kelly.mills@edmondschools.net.