Orchestral Music Teacher 6-12

Manhattan-Ogden USD 383 • www.usd383.org

Job Goal:

  1. Works in cooperation with the Performing Arts Department Head and Director of Bands, other orchestra teachers(s), and other faculty in the Performing Arts department, to oversee and coordinate the orchestra program in conjunction with the total school district program.
  2. Responsible for directing orchestra activities’ budget and expenditures; scheduling orchestra trips; ordering, repairing, and maintaining musical instruments.
  3. Directs and supervises the orchestra in musical stage productions.
  4. Responsible for the supervision of music students at programs in which he/she has responsibility.  Shall insure that they provide proper supervision of students performing at school and away from school. 
  5. To coordinate all phases of the orchestra program in USD #383.  To properly prepare students in music appreciation, performance, and instruction.

Manhattan-Ogden USD 383

Benefits Information

Health Benefits Available Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance For the 2022-2023 school year, USD 383 paid the full health insurance premium for employee (Option C) and short-term disability insurance. Additional Benefits Available Group Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Account, Individual Accident Insurance, Individual Cancer and Specified Disease Insurance, Heart Attack, Heart Disease, Stroke Insurance, Employee Assistance Program Paid Time Off 11 Paid Sick Leave days and 2 Personal days Retirement KPERS (Kansas Public Employees Retirement System): 6% monthly staff contribution with a matching 6% monthly employer contribution. Vested after five years. Technology District provided devices - iPads, laptop and/or desktop for certified staff. Paid collaboration time

Salary Information

This is a full-time position. Placement on Salary Schedule. Fringe Benefits includes: Health Insurance, Employers Paid 403B Contribution, Paid Sick & Personal Leave, Short-term Disability.

Employer Information

Manhattan-Ogden USD 383 has a rich history built upon the efforts of many individuals who firmly believed in the importance of public education to this community. We are proud of the tremendous breadth and depth of success attained by past and current students, and embrace expectations for continued success that are engrained in staff, parents, students, and the community-at-large.

With 6,600 students and 1,200 employees, USD 383 is large enough to provide a broad array of challenging educational and extracurricular programs, yet small enough to sustain strong relationships between students and caring adults. The sentiment that we are “just the right size” extends beyond the school district, as Manhattan-Ogden is a diverse, dynamic and close-knit community that takes pride in providing a safe and supportive environment for living and learning.

The mission of Manhattan-Ogden Unified School District 383 is to prepare all students for success as lifelong learners, earners, and citizens. Our vision is to be nationally recognized for the breadth and depth of success attained by all students.

As an equal opportunity employer, USD 383 is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We believe there is a long-term advantage to a team that reflects the diversity of our students, families, and staff.

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2031 Poyntz Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66502

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