Adjunct Collaborative Artist—Chapel Organist/Pianist – College of the Ozarks invites applications for a part-time collaborative artist position in its music department. Starting date is July/August 2018. Master’s degree in organ performance, piano performance, or a related field required. Primary responsibilities include accompanying the college's weekly chapel services on a 1926 Skinner 4-manual organ and accompanying the college's chapel choir on piano and organ. Additional responsibilities may include accompanying faculty, guest artists, and students in recitals, auditions, lessons, studio classes, recital hearings, and juries. Ensemble responsibilities may also include accompanying the College of the Ozarks Chorale. There is also the possibility of adjunct teaching in areas of individual expertise.
The successful candidate must embrace the College’s Christ-centered mission and demonstrate excellence in working with undergraduate students, a commitment to serving as a mentor and positive role model, and an interest in the relationship of music and the Christian faith. Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Cheryl Marley (firstname.lastname@example.org). Questions about the position may be addressed to Dr. John Cornish (email@example.com). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
About College of the Ozarks
College of the Ozarks is a fully accredited, Christian, liberal arts college located just outside Branson, Missouri. Founded in 1906 by Presbyterian minister Reverend James Forsythe as a high school called The School of the Ozarks, the institution became a junior college in 1956 before becoming a four-year bachelor’s program in 1965. It has been called College of the Ozarks since 1990.
The mission of College of the Ozarks is to provide the advantages of a Christian education for youth of both sexes, especially those found worthy, but who are without sufficient means to procure such training.