Virginia State Government Adjunct Faculty - Music - Brass Instruments in Hampton, Virginia

Position Information
Job Description

Thomas Nelson seeks faculty to teach applied music courses in brass instruments. Instructors are responsible for student assessment and grading, as well as, maintaining adequate on-campus presence and timely communication with students and the College. Instructors must be present on-campus each week.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate semester hours in music. Applicants should have a passion for the discipline, a student-centered teaching philosophy, and a commitment to serving diverse groups of learners. Strong written and verbal skills are necessary with a focus on presentation of curriculum. Applicants must have the ability to learn and implement technology in the instructional process. Teaching experience is preferred, but not required. Must be able to work at all campus locations. Criminal history and other background checks will be required of the finalist candidate for the position. Satisfactory reference and background checks are a condition of employment.

Preferred Qualifications

Possess a Master of Music (MM) or Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) degree in performance of the instrument to be taught.

Special Requirements

APPLICATION PROCESS: You will need to submit an online application for this position by visiting the following web site: We will only accept applications through this site. Complete application packages will include an online application, cover letter, resume, copies of all college transcripts, unofficial copies of all transcripts documenting degree attainment and coursework relevant to the position, and the names of three professional references with current addresses and telephone numbers. All transcripts from foreign institutions of higher education must be verified by an evaluation agency. Incomplete application packages will not be accepted. These positions will remain open until filled. Faxed or e-mail applications will not be accepted. Criminal history and other background checks will be required of the finalist candidate for the position. Satisfactory reference and background checks are a condition of employment.

Thomas Nelson Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity or against otherwise qualified persons with disabilities, or other non-merit factors in its programs and activities.

Special Instructions to Applicants

If you are having difficulty uploading your transcripts, please call 757-825-2728 for assistance. The system will NOT allow you to upload file sizes exceeding 2MG. Please follow the application instructions in the online tutorial. Incomplete application packages will not be accepted. Position status should be checked by logging onto your account on this site.

Contact Information

Human Resources








Thomas Nelson Community College ATTN: Human Resources 99 Thomas Nelson Drive Hampton, VA 23666

Working Title: Adjunct Faculty - Music - Brass Instruments

Role Title: Adjunct Professor - 01011

Job Open Date: 08/08/2016

Open Until Filled: Yes

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Hiring Range: $ 587 -$ 982 per credit hour. Rate based on education and ex

Agency: Thomas Nelson Comm College (293)

Agency Website: Click Here for Agency Website

Location: Hampton - 650

Position Number: A1333

Job Posting Number: 1015372

Type of Recruitment: General Public - G

Does this position have telework options?: No

Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: No

Job Type: Part-Time (Salaried)

Job Type Detail: Wage/Adjunct Faculty- W-2

Pay Band: UG