Band Director

Richland District Two
Ridge View High School (Columbia, SC)
Teacher salary + additional supplement
Posted On:
June 6, 2024


Ridge View High School is seeking an experienced and dynamic Head Band Director to lead our award-winning band program. The ideal candidate will be a passionate educator and skilled musician, committed to fostering a love of music and excellence in performance among our students.


Key Responsibilities:
-Direct and oversee all aspects of the band program, including concert, marching, and jazz bands.
-Develop and implement a comprehensive music curriculum that promotes musical growth and education.
-Conduct rehearsals and performances, ensuring high standards of musicianship and discipline.
-Coordinate and plan events, such as concerts, competitions, and community performances.
-Mentor and support students, fostering their musical talents and personal growth.
-Collaborate with school staff, parents, and the community to support the band program.
-Manage the band budget, including the acquisition and maintenance of instruments and equipment.

-Bachelor's degree in Music Education or a related field; advanced degree preferred.
-Valid teaching certification in music.
-Proven experience in band directing, with a strong record of success in performance and competition.
-Excellent leadership, organizational, and communication skills.
-Ability to inspire and motivate students of diverse backgrounds and skill levels.
-Commitment to upholding the values and mission of Ridge View High School.

How to Apply


Please contact Dr. Brenda Mack, Principal at [email protected] with your resume.