Hampton HS Percussion Instructor Needed




Posted: Jan 28, 2013
Author: Heather Shrump

Hampton HS Percussion Instructor Needed

Hampton High School Marching Band

Open Percussion Instructor Position

2013-2014 school year, but beginning with spring auditions in 2013


  • Teach the percussion students throughout summer small group rehearsals* and August band camp rehearsals.  *Previous summer small group rehearsals have equaled 3 evening rehearsals per week during June and July (flexible)
  • Teach the percussion students during after school/evening fall rehearsals (when available)
  • Attend all football games, band festivals, adjudications, and parades
  • Organize and administer spring auditions for marching band percussion assignments
  • Experience writing for front ensemble and drum lines is strongly preferred
  • Experience with modern corps style marching is required.  Previous competition experience is preferred
  • Oversee all marching band percussion equipment and communicate with the director concerning the ordering of supplies and equipment
  • Travel with the band on the annual band trip
  • Be the primary contact for percussion families throughout the season
  • Find a percussion assistant (front ensemble teacher) to help with the August band camp ? a stipend for the percussion assistant will be paid by the band boosters and will be determined based on the assistant?s experience and availability
  • Percussion Instructor salary for 2013-2014 school year is $4,176.00, based on the collective bargaining agreement between the HTSD and HTEA.


Interested parties should email and send a resume to:


Chad Himmler

Hampton High School

Director of Bands

2929 McCully Rd.

Allison Park, PA 15101

(412) 486-6000 x.1044

himmler@HT-SD.ORG