Girls' Drumline Instructor (NJ) South Amboy Location

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Friends of MJHS

The SoulDeevas' Performing Arts Company is searching for a Drumline Instructor to lead its first all-girls drumline! The program is not intended to start until mid-2020, but an instructor is needed to come onboard now and work virtually to help plan the program which will either be held in South Amboy, New Jersey. Specific duties include all phases of drumline development and management - including

1. Developing a budget (along with Director) and "needs" list for the band.
2. Recommending maximum/minimum amount of girls to participate and developing plan for auditions.
3. Recruiting, interviewing and supervising any assistants.
4. Creating full-season repertoire.
5. Working with Director to determine performing/competitive opportunities.
6. Instructing and rehearsing percussion parts to the full band music and teaching cadences for marching/playing at athletic, school and community events.

 Extensive percussion experience required, with marching band experience preferred.
 Previous experience with instructing/teaching percussion preferred.
 Availability for practices with students at agreed upon practice schedule.
 Ability to tune/replace drum heads and do minor repairs on drumline equipment
 Must have strong communication, collaboration and organizational skills.
 Ability to work effectively with students, staff, parents, and community members
 Maintain high level of ethical behavior

Interested candidates are asked to send a cover letter that outlines their drumline experience to There is tremendous opportunity for growth for the right individual and will grow into a "paid" position over time.

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About Friends of MJHS


Post Office Box 823, Rahway, NJ 07065, US

Mission Statement

The mission of MJHS is to aid in the provision of quality education and sound character building programs for young people.


Friends of MJHS ("Friends") is a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation organized for the purpose of generating contributions, pledges and funds for the development and ongoing support of Mission Junior High School (MJHS), a school that will provide students in grades 6-8 with a high quality Christian education through a well balanced, yet challenging curriculum that ministers to the spirit, soul and body.

Friends will also provide funds, management and ongoing support of The New Mission Project (TNMP), a character building program that will serve all youth regardless of their religious affiliation. TNMP will include programs that provide activities, resources and support during critical out-of-school time hours in a safe, nurturing environment that works from a strengths-based, youth development perspective.

To accomplish these goals, Friends works collaboratively with Kingdom City Fellowship, who will ultimately sponsor the school.


We'll work with your schedule.


1564 Irving Streetc/o SoulDeevasRahway, NJ 07065



  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Music Arts
  • Exhibition Arts
  • Arts Administration
  • Percussion Instrument




  • 6 hours per month
  • Drumline experience required.

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