Job Openings in Louisiana


Map of LMEA Districts

Note: LMEA will post only music positions that are open in Louisiana.


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District I. (includes Caldwell, Catahoula, Claiborne, Concordia, East Carroll, Franklin, Jackson, LaSalle, Lincoln, Madison, Morehouse, Ouachita, Richland, Tensas, Union, and West Carroll Parishes)

Elementary Music – Lakeshore Elementary and Jack Hayes Elementary – Ouachita Parish
Description of Position:  This is an itinerate elementary music position.  You will serve each school for half of the year.
Link to Submit Application:
Contact:  Lacy Sanderson  (318)805-8845

District II. (includes Avoyelles, Grant, Natchitoches, Rapides, Red River, Sabine, and Winn Parishes)
District III. (includes Acadia, Evangeline, Iberia, Lafayette, St. Landry, St. Martin, and Vermilion Parishes)

District IV. (includes East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Livingston, Point Coupee, West Baton Rouge, West Feliciana Parishes, and the area east of the Mississippi River in Ascension and St. James Parishes)

Orchestra – McKinley Middle Academic Magnet School – East Baton
Description of Position: This is an orchestra position, with piano, for 6-8 grade students at McKinley Middle Academic Magnet School. Orchestra went to the Multi Parish Orchestra/Strings Assessment last school year. Position includes competitive salary and benefits. Full time position. Come grow with us in the Capital City!
Link to Submit Application:
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CONTACT: Glenn Scheuermann – (504) 481-1382
Date Posted 6-26-2024

Band – Crestworth K-8 – East Baton
Description of Position: This position is for band, grades 6-8. Had approximately 60 students last year. May be itinerant with another school, to be determined. Current director was picked up by the itinerant school for full time. Come grow with us!!!
Link to Submit Application:
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CONTACT: Glenn Scheuermann – (504) 481-1382
Date Posted 6-19-2024

Band – East Iberville Middle/High School, Dorseyville Elementary School

Positions Available:
Band Teacher at East Iberville Middle/High School
Starting Salary: $55,006.00 minimum, based on teacher salary schedule
Application Deadline: Until filled or June 30, 2024

Band Teacher at Dorseyville Elementary School
Starting Salary: $55,006.00 minimum, based on teacher salary schedule
Application Deadline: July 31, 2024, or until filled

Application Procedure:
If you are interested in joining our team, please submit your application online at Visit the “JOIN OUR TEAM” section to find detailed information about the application process.
Date Posted 6-19-2024

Choir – Tara HS and Scotlandville HS
JOB DESCRIPTION: This is an itinerant position between two high schools – we are GROWING musically in EBR!! This is a high school position at two high schools who has previously had choir, but COVID knocked them out. Looking to start back up. This is a full-time position with competitive pay and benefits! The Capitol area is where it is at!!!
CONTACT: Glenn Scheuermann – (504) 481-1382
Link or Email to Submit Application:
Date posted: 6-4-2024

District V. (includes Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, Jefferson Davis, and Vernon Parishes)

Band – East Beauregard High School / DeRidder Junior High School – Beauregard Parish
Assistant Band Director – East Beauregard High School. The position also assists with DeRidder beginning band classes at Pinewood Elementary – this is a 10 month – team teaching job.
Aaron Theall  (337) 303-7136
Date posted: 6-11-2024

District VI. (includes Jefferson, Orleans, Plaquemines, and St. Bernard Parishes)

Elementary Music – Holy Cross School, Orleans Parish

JOB DESCRIPTION: Holy Cross School is seeking a part-time music teacher for our Lower School.  The teacher will be responsible for teaching age-appropriate musical concepts and skills to students from Pre-K through fourth grade. They will create lesson plans, teach music theory and techniques, and plan and direct performances.  This is a part-time, non-benefit eligible position. This is a 10-month position, August through May, 20 hours per week, 11:00am to 3:00pm daily. The school year shall consist of 190 days, included in these days are regular school days, in-service days, and opening-closing days.  This position receives direction from the Fine Arts Department Chair, Director of Curriculum & Instruction, and Principal.
A faculty member must hold at least a bachelor’s degree from a college or university approved by a regional accrediting organization. A faculty member must hold or be working toward a valid teaching certificate for the State of Louisiana. 
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
• Develop and teach music curriculum according to school standards
• Instruct students in music theory, music history, and techniques for singing and/or playing instruments
• Plan and direct student performances
• Assess and evaluate student progress, providing feedback to students, parents, and administrators
• Attend professional development, training, parent conferences, and faculty meetings as necessary.
• Use discipline models to maintain a positive, encouraging learning environment.
• Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with students, parents, faculty, and administrators.
• Work with teachers to monitor and implement class schedules.
• Collaborate with peers to enhance the instructional environment.
• Model professional and ethical standards when dealing with students, parents, peers, and community.
• Meet professional obligations through efficient work habits such as: meeting deadlines, honoring schedules, coordinating, etc.
• Perform other responsibilities as assigned.
• All work responsibilities are subject to having performance goals and/or targets established as part of the annual performance planning process or as the result of organizational planning.
To Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should submit the following materials to
• Cover letter expressing your interest and qualifications.
• Current resume
• An annotated list of professional references with contact information. References will be contacted only with prior candidate approval.
About Holy Cross School
Located in New Orleans, Louisiana, Holy Cross School is the only Catholic, PreK – 12th grade, all boys’ educational institution in Louisiana. Our development of boys to men centers on our overall educational philosophy in building the whole man: Mind and Heart, Body and Soul.
CONTACT:  Craig Matherne  (504) 451-9890
Date posted: 6-5-2024

District VII. (includes Assumption, Lafourche, St. Charles, St. John, St. Mary, Terrebonne, and the area west of the Mississippi River in Ascension and St James Parishes)

District VIII. (includes Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, DeSoto, and Webster Parishes)

District IX. (includes St. Helena, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, and Washington Parishes)