Summary

Elementary School Teaching | Music - Vocal | Mountain Lake Public Schools | Available: 08/26/2024 | Closing: 03/13/2024

Description

Music Teacher

Position Purpose
Under the general supervision of the Elementary School Principal, to develop students’ understanding, appreciation of the art of music, including listening a wide range of musical genre, periods and styles.

Essential Functions

  • Develops and administers music education curriculum consistent with school district goals and objectives.
  • Promotes a classroom environment that is safe and conducive to individualized and small group instruction, and student learning.
  • Develops balanced music program so that students have adequate time for preparation, rehearsal, and instruction.
  • Plans, coordinates rehearsals for, and directs students in musical programs and performances outside the classroom
  • Coordinates with other professional staff members.
  • Selects and requisitions appropriate music supplies and instrumental equipment, maintains inventory records, and ensures equipment is in good working order.
  • Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • Knowledge of current teaching methods and educational pedagogy, as well as differentiated instruction based upon student learning styles.
    • Ability to instruct students in singing, harmonization, and chorus as needed.
    • Ability to communicate effectively with students and parents.
    • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with others contacted in the course of work.

    Education:

    • Bachelors from an accredited college or university in education discipline applicable to teaching assignment.

    Experience:

    • Successful prior teaching experience in music for the appropriate grade level preferred.