Aug 26, 2022

Music Teacher

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  • Akron, OH, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description

Posting Opens March 8, 2022 Posting Closes Open until filled

The Akron Board of Education announces an opening for a Music Teacher, Job Code 006, TS 380 (190 days). Salary Range TBD. Collective Bargaining Unit - AEA. This position is a State Teachers Retirement System position.

Application must be made electronically through http://www.applitrack.com/akron/onlineapp/.

Please upload a letter of interest, resume and a current copy of appropriate license in addition to completing the online application. The Superintendent reserves the right to either keep the position open until suitable applicants are found or to cancel and repost the position with such changes as may be deemed appropriate. If you have any questions about the position, please contact Dawn Wilson, Learning Specialist, Fine Arts K-12, 330-761-3189 or Human Resources, 330-761-2753.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

Valid Ohio K-12 Music licensure.

Desired:

Experience in and commitment to working with urban high school and middle school students, and regional professionals in a multicultural setting to produce high-quality artistic experiences

Strong belief in the concept of integrating arts and academics

Evidence of successful teaching in small and large ensembles settings

Demonstrates organizational skills

Willingness to attend summer in-service program prior to opening of school

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

Plans a program of study that meets the students' needs and shows written evidence of preparation upon request of building administrator

Assumes responsibility for music instruction in an individual, small group ensembles, large group ensembles, and classroom situation

Develops, in collaboration with administration, reasonable rules for classroom/performance behaviors and procedures

Plans and provides written evidence of program preparation upon request from administration Creates an environment that is conducive to learning

Employs instructional methods and materials that are most appropriate for meeting stated objectives

Assesses the accomplishments of students on a regular basis and provides progress reports as required

Collaboratively develops and monitors student achievement

Maintains accurate, complete, and correct records as required by law, district policy, and administrative regulations

Accepts responsibility for co-curricular activities as assigned

Strives to maintain and improve professional competence

Attends staff meetings and serves on staff committees as required

Works cooperatively with parent and community arts support groups

Maintains order in the classroom in a fair and just manner

Collaborates with the other music specialists and classroom teachers to develop interdisciplinary units

Serves as a music resource person to classroom teachers

Works with the other music specialists on school-wide programs and projects Demonstrates computer skills germane to choral music activities and technical skills in use of audio equipment and,

Participates in appropriate staff development

Assists in procuring community/business partnerships

Counsels with colleagues, students, and/or parents on a regular basis

Assists the administration in implementing all policies and/or rules governing student life and conduct

Plans and supervises purposeful assignments for teacher aide(s) and/or volunteer(s) Maintains accurate, complete, and correct records as required by law, district policy, and administrative regulations

Accepts responsibility for co-curricular activities as assigned

Strives to maintain and improve professional competence

Attends staff meetings and serves on staff committees as required

Reports to and carries out any other responsibilities as assigned by the building administrator

If you require any special services (such as interpreter, braille or large print, or wheelchair-accessible accommodations) covered under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Public Law 101-336, Section 102, please call the Department of Human Resources at 330-761-2949. If you are using a TTY/TTD, please call the Ohio Relay Service, 1-800-750-0750.
Akron Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation and transgender identity), disability, age, religion, military status, ancestry or genetic information (collectively, "Protected Classes").

Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

  • Position Type:Full-time
Job Categories :Career Education > Music
Classroom Teacher > Music Education
Contact Information

  • Charles Yerkey
  • 10 North Main St
  • Akron,Ohio 44308
  • Phone: (330)761-1661
  • Email: click here

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