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Institution: Douglas College

Position: Contract Faculty - Music (Theory, Aural Skills)

General Information:

Start Date: 08-28-2017
Department: Language, Literature and Performing Arts
Location: New Westminster Campus
Position Type: Faculty - Contract
Full Time/Part Time: Part Time
Regular/Temporary: Contract


To Be Successful in this Role You Will Need: - A minimum of a Master's degree in Music (specialization in Theory or Composition is required to teach MUSC 1101 and 1102)
- Current knowledge of pedagogical approaches in music theory and/or aural skills acquisition
- Demonstrated experience with relevant teaching resources
- Demonstrated experience in teaching music theory and/or aural skills acquisition successfully at the post-secondary level
- Demonstrated competency with moveable-doh solfege and Kodaly hand signs (if applying to teach aural skills)

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Work Arrangements: The Music Department is currently seeking to expand its list of contract instructors qualified to teach (QTT) theory and aural skills in the Basic Musicianship program.

Available courses for Fall 2017 are MUSC 1101 "Materials of Music I," MUSC 1102 "Basic Theory I," and MUSC 1104 "Aural and Sight Singing Skills I."

Workload is assigned each year based on available work.

The Role: Contract instructor -- Basic Musicianship program

Responsibilities: You will be responsible to:
- teach one or more of the following courses: MUSC 1101 "Materials of Music I," MUSC 1102 "Basic Theory I," MUSC 1104 "Aural and Sight Singing Skills I
- assess and evaluate students' progress and achievement

Salary Range: In accordance with the current Collective Agreement

Items to Send:

Interested applicants must ensure that a resume and cover letter are submitted online. Please clearly indicate which courses you are applying to be QTT'd for. Please also ensure that your resume clearly explains how you meet the required knowledge, skills and abilities of the position for which you are applying. This position will remain open until filled with the first review date of August 15, 2017.

Apply online and see original job posting at:

Deadline: August 15, 2017


Other Information:

What Douglas Offers: DO what you love. Be good at it. That's how Douglas College defines a great career. We're a community of citizens who are engaged -- with each other and, increasingly, with the world. Being one of the best colleges in Canada isn't just talk - it's something we work at every single day.

Douglas College is committed to being a workplace that is free of discrimination, that values diversity and is representative, at all job levels, of the communities we serve.

Date Listed: 08/08/2017

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