Interlochen Arts Academy, a premier boarding school for pre-professional arts instruction, seeks applicants for anticipated future academic faculty openings in all disciplines--English and language arts, foreign languages, all humanities, history, social sciences, mathematics, and science. Interlochen is always interested in hearing from dedicated and talented educators who have a passion for the arts who are interested in joining our esteemed faculty.
Major Duties and Responsibilities will include the following:
• Teach classes and/or lessons and assist with curriculum within the applicable arts division
• Attend weekly departmental meetings
• Create appropriate curriculum
• Participate in other faculty requirements (e.g. advisory, committee work as appropriate, etc)
• Bachelor's Degree and/or significant professional arts experience is required, advanced degrees are preferred.
The Academy enrolls over 500 students, of which approximately 20% are international, and nearly 25% are racial/ethnic minorities. Interlochen is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from women, racial/ethnic minorities and other individuals from underrepresented groups.
Required documents for application are: cover letter/letter of interest, resume/CV, and a current listing of three references. You can upload these documents during the submission of the application process by selecting "Apply and continue to upload documents" button. Please upload your cover letter and resume/CV as one document. Only PDF documents may be uploaded. Additional documents may be requested.
Review of materials will commence immediately and continue until the position has been filled. Materials submitted will be held in strictest confidence, and references will not be contacted without the permission of the applicant.
The next step of the application process will ask you a series of questions, some are required by the EEOC concerning Protected Veteran Status and Voluntary Self-Identification of Disability. For more information please view the following hyperlinks.
EEOC Voluntary Self-Identification of Protected Veteran Status
Voluntary Self-Identification of Disability
If interested in applying please submit an application by clicking the "Apply Now" button at the bottom of the page.
More information about Interlochen Center for the Arts:
Interlochen Center for the Arts is the recipient of the National Medal of Arts and the only organization in the world that brings together: a 2,500-student summer camp program; a 500-student fine arts boarding high school; opportunities for hundreds of adults to engage in fulfilling artistic and creative programs; two 24-hour listener-supported public radio stations (classical music and news); more than 600 arts presentations annually by students, faculty and world-renowned guest artists; a global alumni base spanning eight decades, including leaders in arts and all other endeavors.
Interlochen Center for the Arts Mission
To engage and inspire people worldwide through excellence in educational, artistic and cultural programs, enhancing the quality of life through the universal language of the arts.
THE CORE PURPOSE
To ignite lifelong passion for the arts
THE CORE VALUES
Nurturing, Inspiring,Transforming, Enlightening and Enduring
Interlochen Center for the Arts includes:
Interlochen Arts Academy
Interlochen Arts Academy, a fine arts boarding high school, offers the highest quality artistic training combined with comprehensive college-preparatory academics. The Academy also offers post-graduate opportunities.
Interlochen Arts Camp
Young artists from around the world gather at Interlochen each summer to learn, create and perform alongside leading artists and instructors. Programs are offered to students in grades three through twelve.
Interlochen College of Creative Arts
Adult artists thrive on opportunities to learn and express themselves creatively. The College of Creative Arts offers programs in a variety of arts disciplines.
Interlochen Public Radio
Classical Music: 88.7 FM, Interlochen; 88.5 FM, Mackinaw City; 94.7 FM, Traverse City and 100.9 FM, East Jordan/Charlevoix
News Radio: 91.5 FM, Traverse City; 90.1 FM, Harbor Springs/Petoskey; 89.7 FM, Manistee/Ludington. Streaming online at ipr.interlochen.org. Through two listener-supported broadcast services, Interlochen Public Radio (IPR) connects northwest Michigan with arts, news and culture on a global scale. IPR also gives significant focus to local and regional news, information and artists.
Interlochen brings dozens of world-renowned artists to northwest Michigan, enhancing the regions position on the global arts map. Interlochen presents more than 600 events each year by students, faculty and guest artists, making Interlochen one of the nations largest arts presenters.