The Saint Joseph’s Pep Band Director will teach, oversee, and direct the rehearsals and game day performances of the Pep Band. The Pep Band Director will work with the Athletics Marketing Department to provide an entertaining and premier-level collegiate atmosphere for Saint Joseph’s men’s and women’s basketball home games.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Direct the pep band for all SJU men’s and women’s basketball home games
Ensure the band maintains 15-20 members for all men’s and women’s basketball games with an emphasis on student performers
Conduct weekly practices for the pep band
Recruit SJU students to join the pep band
Manage the pep band budget
Purchase, learn, and play new music
Maintain instruments and equipment
Assist to find local bands to perform during SJU break games
Fundraise a designated amount to be budget sustaining
Work with Athletics Marketing to hire professionals (if necessary)
Play other University and Athletics sponsored events
Experience playing in or directing a marching and/or pep band
Ability to attend all SJU men’s and women’s basketball home games
Ability to travel to all SJU men’s and women’s basketball postseason games
On-line applications only. Please provide a letter of application/interest and resume. For a complete description of position responsibilities, qualifications, and to apply, please visit: https://jobs.sju.edu/postings/18255.
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