Aug 26, 2022

K-12 Vocal Music Teacher - West Monona, Onawa

  • TrulyHired
  • Onawa, IA 51040, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description

Job Description

West Monona is in need of a K-12 Vocal Music Teacher for the 22-23 school year. The teacher will instruct students in the following courses: High School Choir, Middle School Choir (7th & 8th Grade), 6th Grade Choir & Elementary Music. In addition to the teaching contract there are also several supplemental contracts for concerts and honor concerts that go with the position.

Our Community
West Monona is located in Onawa, Iowa (pop. 2,900) along the I29 corridor between the Missouri River and scenic Loess Hills. We enjoy the benefits of small town living, yet are located in close proximity to the Sioux City Metropolitan Area (35 minutes away) and the Council Bluffs/Omaha Metro (60 minutes away). Onawa offers a wide range of amenities including museums, city parks, golf course, hospital, court house, race track, swimming pool, movie theater, stores, restaurants, pharmacy, library, motel, and casino. Monona County offers recreational opportunities in the form of 16 individual parks, natural areas, preserves and water recreation accesses encompassing some 900 acres across the county. Within Monona County the State of Iowa manages an additional 5,195 acres in Lewis and Clark State Park, Preparation Canyon State Park, and the Loess Hills State Forest.

Our School
Our student to teacher ratio is 12:1, and all of our students have 1:1 devices. West Monona students benefit from a rigorous curriculum, high academic expectations, small class sizes, and dedicated teachers. We were listed in the US News and World Report as a bronze medal school in 2018, and serve approximately 300 students in grades 6-12 while promoting 17 extracurricular activities and/or clubs. We have an administration, school board, and community that support athletics and activities, and we understand the importance of extracurricular activities as they pertain to students' overall academic success.


Questions can be directed to Tim Chesnut at 712-433-2453. Thank you for your interest in West Monona Community School District. We look forward to hearing from you.

  • Position Type:Full-time
Job Categories :Career Education > Music
Classroom Teacher > Elementary
Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
Classroom Teacher > Arts: Drama
Classroom Teacher > Music Education
Classroom Teacher > Music: Chorus
Classroom Teacher > Music: Instrumental
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Contact Information

  • April Shaffer
  • 1314 15th Street
  • Onawa,Iowa 51040
  • Phone: 712-433-2043
  • Email: click here

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