Musical Program Director

Open Position: Music Program Director

About Backlight Productions

Hello everyone! We are Backlight Productions, and we are looking for an amazing Music Program Director!  

Backlight Productions (BLP) provides opportunities for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities to gain education in the arts and perform significant roles in integrated theatre performances and enhance their social skills through artistic expression and grow in confidence both on and off the stage! 

Job Description 

We are looking for an inspirational, talented, and energetic Music Program Director to join our team! This position will develop a music program that works within the mission of Backlight Productions as well as theatre and musical community professionals. The Music Director will teach music involved in the performances as well as organize, plan, and instruct weekly classes at our rehearsal space located in beautiful Brentwood, Tennessee! 

Job Details 

Contracted position that will run from September 2021 through May 2022, with the potential to become full-time  

Starting rate for this role is $20.00/hour

Position Requirements

Must be able to read and play music

Intermediate to advanced Knowledge of music theory 

Experience in music education, particularly teaching students with wide ranges of abilities. Utilizing creative and unorthodox teaching methods is a big plus!

The Music Program Director should be a visionary with the ability to masterfully network within the local music and theatre communities as a representative of Backlight Productions. Our team is always looking for ways to connect creatives and industry pros with the mission of BLP so you should be comfortable meeting new people and participating in fun events! 

To Apply

Does this sound like a great fit for you? If so, we would love to hear from you! 

Please tell us about yourself and your interest in this role (include a resume if you’ve got one) by sending an email to melissadlsmith@gmail.com, or by mail to the address listed below.  All applications are due by July 1, 2021. 

Attn: Backlight Productions

1710 General George Patton Dr. #107 

Brentwood, TN. 37027