Position Summary: The Winston-Salem Symphony's Education & Community Engagement Director is responsible for the organization, implementation, administration, promotion, and ongoing evaluation of education and community engagement programs/initiatives that serve youth through retirees across the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina. Guided by the Symphony Association’s mission, strategic and education plans, he/she ensures that the region enjoys both exposure to and active participation in music education and engagement experiences that are sustainable and replicable. The Education & Community Engagement Director is also responsible for cultivating a wide range of new/existing arts, education, and civic partnerships to leverage the Symphony’s service to and relevance throughout the diverse regional communities it serves.
The position reports to the President & CEO and is part of the Senior Leadership Team. The incumbent has supervisory responsibility for 5-7 direct reports including the P.L.A.Y. (Piedmont Learning Academy for Youth) Music Program Manager & Lead Teaching Artist, P.L.A.Y. Music Teaching Artists presently serving students in four elementary school locations, and the Education & Operations Manager. He/she also works closely with the Music Director, Assistant Conductor, General Manager, (external) music educators, Symphony musicians, Marketing Coordinator, and assorted volunteers and community partners.
Responsibilities & Position Requirements: For the complete Candidate & Position Description please visit www.wssymphony.org/about/jobs/