Employment Opportunities

Welcome to the Bishop McNamara High School Online Employment Opportunities and Application Process. If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact the Employment Office at Employment@bmhs.org.

Bishop McNamara High School, a college preparatory school in the Holy Cross tradition, exists to educate and to form young men and women in and through the Catholic faith. The school challenges its students to think with Christ: a thought animated by the gospel, manifested in service, and informed by academic excellence.

Bishop McNamara High School does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender, religion, disability, or socioeconomic status.

Below are the Bishop McNamara High School employment opportunities available at this time.

Application for Employment

Applications for Employment for all positions may be completed online at Application for Employment

African Music and Dance Teaching Assistant

Bishop McNamara High School, a college preparatory school in the Holy Cross tradition, exists to educate and to form young men and women in and through the Catholic faith. The school challenges its students to think with Christ: a thought animated by the gospel, manifested in service, and informed by academic excellence.

Bishop McNamara High School seeks a full-time African Music and Dance Teaching Assistant, who will facilitate warm up movement exercises, supervise students, reinforce choreography and technique, and assist the teacher with noting students’ attendance, preparation and participation. The Assistant will also help with rehearsals, preparation, and organization for the Sankofa Production.

Position

The African Music and Dance Program is designed to introduce, develop and train students in the rich and diverse culture of African Music and Dance in America. The Teaching Assistant will:

  • Attend all African Music and Dance classes, Levels I, II, III, IV and Omega schedule Sankofa Company rehearsals.
  • Supervise students’ preparation of class, including timely uniform changing in the locker room before and after class.
  • Facilitate warm-up/music exercises with the students
  • Assist teacher with noting attendance, preparation, and participation
  • Review and reinforce dance technique and choreography with constructive feedback for improvement
  • Organize paperwork as needed, such as production notes, costume distribution, and student payments
  • Attend and assist during all technical rehearsals and performances for the Fine Arts Christmas Festival and Sankofa Production

Requirements

Applicant must hold at least a bachelor’s degree.

Dance training and experience is required. African Dance technique is preferred.

To apply, interested candidates should submit an online Application for Employment for the African Dance Teaching Assistant position including all required documentation.

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Bishop McNamara High School
6800 Marlboro Pike, Forestville, MD 20747
Phone: 301.735.8401
Fax: 301.735.0934
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