Classroom Teacher - Willard R-II
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Music
Job Title: High School Music - Band Woodwind Specialist
Job Location: Willard School District R2
Beginning: Aug 05, 2019
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Willard R-II
Willard, MO 65781
Telephone: 417-742-2584 EXT 4005
Job Description:
Willard Public Schools is accepting applications for an Assistant Director of Bands/Woodwind Specialist for the 2019-2020 school year. The position will be a full and High Schools. Current teaching responsibilities include high school marching woodwinds, grade-level specific intermediate and middle school instrumental classes, directing the 7 th grade band, assisting with the 8 th grade band, teaching woodwind choir
at both the middle and high school levels, assisting with three high school concert bands, coordinating and teaching numerous solos and small ensembles, and assisting responsibilities include extensive before and after school involvement with the Willard Marching Band, High School Concert Bands, Winter Programs, and Jazz Bands.  

Willard is seeking an individual who will:
  • thrive in a dynamic and collaborative team-teaching environment
  • establish effective and positive rapport with students
  • exhibit exemplary communications skills to students, staff and parents 
  • create an environment conducive to learning and personal growth 
  • motivate pupils to develop skills, attitudes and knowledge needed to provide a good foundation, in accordance with each pupil’s ability 
  • formulate positive relationships with parents and with other staff members 
  • respect traditions while supporting continued growth and momentum 
Willard High School’s band program has been recognized as a distinguished program in Missouri. Willard is a member of the Central Ozarks Conference, one of the leading academic, athletic, and activities conferences in Missouri.  The Willard School District and the community of Willard has also received numerous awards from the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation for being recognized as a Best Communities for Music Education.

Applicants interested in working with great students, a highly collaborative team of music educators, fantastic facilities, and a supportive community, are encouraged to apply.  Applicants must possess valid DESE certification. Previous experience is preferred, but not required.

Applicants must submit online application at

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.