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Latest post: July 9, 2016

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: 2016


Harrah High School: HS/MS Band Director (4A school, 20 mi E of OKC. Director travels between the high school, ( a marching/concert band) and the middle school, which has( 6th and 7th/8th grade bands). Also teaches a Music Appreciation class at high school. Band performs at high school football and basketball games, pep rallies, the annual Veteran’s Day assembly, and concerts throughout the school year.  Contact Kenneth Riddle, Principal of Harrah High School, kriddle@harrahschools.com or by phone at (405)347-2108

Carl Albert High School and Middle School (Oklahoma City suburb) Orchestra director. Email the middle school principal, Ms. Cindy Anderson.  Her email address is canderson@mid-del.net The link to the position is listed under “Employment” at the district website www.mid-del.net (Posted April 29.)



Bristow Public Schools: HS and Middle School Choral Music. Contact Curtis Shelton, superintendent, 918 367-5555. (Posted May 11)

Duncan Public Schools: Middle School Vocal Music Director for the next school year. Choirs include 6th, 7th, and 8th grade groups with the 8th grade Honor Choir being a Show Choir / Choral performing group.  The current director has grown the group from just under 50 students to over 150 singers in only 2 years.  He is only giving up the job because of employment opportunities for his wife in the Tulsa area where they will be moving.  Duncan has a tradition of choral and band excellence for many years and we would like to continue in that direction.  We have great community and administrative support for our programs helping us to succeed.  For more information, anyone interested should contact the Duncan High School Vocal Music director, Kevin Zinn, at kevin.zinn@duncanps.org      (Posted May 25)

Mid-Del Public Schools: (Midwest City) Monroney Middle School choral director. Grades 6-8.  Contact Brittany Manley, principal, at 405-739-1786. (Posted May 25)

Alva Public Schools: Choral Director: Contact: Superintendent Steve Parkhurst, 418 Flynn, Alva, OK 73717.  Applications online at http://www.alvaschools.com/careers.php or by calling (580)327-4823.  (Posted May 26)

Claremore Public Schools: High School/ Junior High Choral Director. Contact: Ruiel Doonkeen at 918-520-7896 (Posted May 26)

Lawton Christian School: HS and Middle School Choral Director and grade school music teacher.  Both positions are part-time, if separate, or one full time position for teaching grade school students and middle and high school students. Contact: Patti Rhea, Superintendent, prhea@lcscrusaders.com (Posted June 17)

Broken Arrow Public Schools: Choral Director for Freshman Academy. irect 5 concert choirs and one prep show choir. also, High School choir directors will collaborate with the new director. Apply at http://www.baschools.org/vnews/display.v/ART/51bf5839515b2 or email Mark Frie mwfrie@baschools.org 

Western Heights Public Schools (Oklahoma City suburb).  Two positions: One high school vocal music and one middle school vocal music position.  Send resumes to:  paul.v.mcqueen@westernheights.k12.ok.us  (Posted July 2)

Forgan Public Schools: Pre-K to 12thGrade Vocal Music. No contact information given. (Posted July 2)

Merritt Public Schools: Elk City, OK.  It is a Pre-K to 12th grade vocal and general music position.  Contact Mr. Daugherty (Superintendent) 580-225-5460. (Posted July 2)

Nobel Public Schools: High School/Middle School Vocal Music Teacher. contact Frank Solomon, Supt. (405) 872-3452 (Posted July 9)





Combined Choral/Instrumental

Burns Flat-Dill City: JH/HS Band/Vocal teacher. Band grades 6-12, and vocal 7-12. Contact Ron Hughes, Superintendent. hughesr@bfdc.k12.ok.us (580) 562.4844, ext. 4

Hinton Public Schools: (See long-term substitute need below)




Long-term substitute: Broadmoore Elementary, Moore, OK. Certified elementary music teacher from early September to late October or early November.
Contact: katjohnson@mooreschools.com or kjohnsonmusic@sbcglobal.net (405)255-9708 (Posted February 11)

Blackwell Public Schools: Elementary music teacher. questions to: Jonathon Knopel; Director of Bands; Blackwell Public Schools. Jknopfel@blackwell.k12.ok.usPosted May 9)

Bethel Acres Schools (12 min west of Shawnee): Long-term Elementary music substitute (approx. six weeks) for the beginning of 2016-2016 (starting around the end of August/beginning of September)   Grades PK-5.  All subs must go through a background check and a quick sub training through the district.  Contact: Julie Purin julie.purin@gmail.com (Posted May 11)

Edmond Public Schools: Santa Fe South Elementary School. Full time music teacher.  Contact Kim Figueroa at: .kfigueroa@santafesouth.org. (Posted June 17)

Pawhuska Public Schools: Elementary Music with 2 sections Vocal Music.

Elementary Music at Indian Camp Elementary, grades PreK through 2nd grade. It also Includes a 6th and 7th grade choir and a 8th through 12th grade choir. 
Must have a valid Oklahoma teaching certificate
Start date: August, 2016 
Contact: Principle Beverly Moore: bmoore@ppshuskies.org (Posted June 17)








Owasso Public Schools: Piano accompanist: 6-7th grade chorus team. 20 hours per week availability to accompany various choirs during regular school day instruction time. Must be proficient in sight-reading, competent in playing SA/SSA/SSAA/SAB/SATB choral parts, comfortable in rehearsal techniques and familiar with frequently-used musical terminology.  This musician must be able to work well with other colleagues, school administration and middle-school students. Beyond the daily classroom setting, the accompanist must be available for various performances throughout the school year as well as have additional availability if needed for potential choral trips. The possibility for extra opportunities to accompany solo and ensemble contest(s) is also an option for this job position.
Contact Michael Shimp at 918-630-2140 or email michael.shimp@owassops.org
(Posted May 16)




Other positions:

St. Andrews United Methodist Church in S. OKC is looking for instrumentalists and male and female lead vocalists for contemporary and traditional worship services. All are paid positions. Please contact Shain Baldwin at sbaldwin@saokc.org for more information. (Posted Feb 16)

Hinton Public Schools, Long-Term substitute needed. Certified Pre-k to 12th music teacher from August 8th to beginning or middle of
October. Elementary music PK-4th, 5th grade choir, 6-8th choir, and 9-12th high school choir. Contact: ashton.house@hintonschools.org or (405)929-0495. (Posted May 11.)