Full Time Music/Band Teacher

Organization:
The Expedition School
Location:
Hillsborough, NC
Posted On:
April 8, 2019

Description

Seeking a creative, collaborative music instructor to teach grades K-4 general music and grades 5-8 band full time. Create engaging, hands-on, interactive music learning experiences for the younger students, seeking a creative, collaborative band instructor for grades 5 through 8. Start new 5th and 6th graders on band instruments and build upon existing intermediate band groups. Lead 3 concert bands (5th grade beginning band, 6th grade band and 7th/8th band) plus 1 semester of Jazz band +1 semester of chorus.

The Expedition School is a project-based, STEM focused school that values music and arts education and believes music and the arts are a valuable component to the education of the whole child. Join our collaborative team to build the school’s music program!

Qualifications:

Have a Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Music Education
Have a Growth Mindseth
Be proficient with ways to assist special needs students, including students on the spectrum
Be proficient in hands-on ways to learn
Experience with differentiating instruction for both struggling and advanced learners
Be a learner, flexible and willing to grow
Work to achieve school philosophy and policies, including using project based learning and providing a STEM focus
Be able and willing to collaborate with other staff
Utilize effective classroom management techniques
Communicate regularly and effectively with parents
Be willing to have an “open-door” classroom where parents, prospective parents, and staff members can observe regularly
Ability to work with a wide range of ages
Ability to teach both general music and band (Or for part-time, ability in one of the areas)
Creative and flexible
Very positive “can-do” attitude
A vision for building the music program over time
Able to start July 2019

How to Apply

Visit our school website and follow our online job application. (www.theexpeditionschool.com)