Objective: Manage the operational and personnel aspects of the McHenry County Youth Orchestra and assist with the implementation of the MCYO mission.
Reports to: MCYO Board of Trustees
MCYO Mission: The mission of the McHenry County Youth Orchestra and The Academy is to offer exceptional music and education and performance opportunities to youth regardless of their financial status and to enrich and improve the cultural life of our communities.
Maintain favorable rapport with MCYO students and parents
Act as a liaison among the music director, board, staff, students, and parents
Monitor schedules, maintain attendance, personnel, repertoire and Music Library lists
Set up and break down rehearsal space
Coordinate auditions, competitions, and social and community engagements
Maintain MCYO social media platforms
Opportunities for additional projects
Must be available for all weekly MCYO rehearsals and performances
Must be available to work all Saturdays (and some full weekends) during the regular concert season
Must have access to reliable transportation
Education: Bachelor of Music or similar credential in leadership strongly preferred
The mission of the McHenry County Music Center is to offer exceptional music education and performance opportunities to youth and adults regardless of their financial status, and to enrich and improve the cultural life of our communities.