| April 14, 2012

Job Opening for a band teacher in the Rockport Schools:

Rockport Public Schools
Rockport, MA
k-12 Instrumental Music Teacher

This position is primarily as middle school and high school band and jazz band director. The position may also consist of elementary band, ms/hs general music, hs music theory, or other related courses.

Salary: per Rockport Public Schools Teacher contract

Rockport Schools support a vibrant music program which has wide community and parent support. The middle and high school bands and jazz ensembles have a strong feeder program at the elementary level: 80% of 4th and 5th graders participate in weekly before-school music programming. 

Rockport is a small seaside town one hour north of Boston. It has an active arts community. The schools cultivate a healthy relationship with the local organization, Rockport Music (, which recently built a stunning concert hall right on the ocean in the center of town (

In addition to a steady stream of world-class performers coming through town and school, Rockport Music also grants the schools several uses of the hall each year for student performances. 

Please submit cover letter, resume, copy of certification, and 3 letters of recommendation to:

Philip T. Conrad, MS/HS Principal
Rockport Schools
24 Jerdens Lane
Rockport, MA 01966
HS 978-546-1234 MS 978-546-1250 Fax 978-546-1205 For specific questions about the music department and the position, feel free to contact Nathan Cohen (Orchestra Director, Rockport Schools) at