Aug 26, 2022

PreK-6 General Music Instructor

  • TrulyHired
  • Iowa City, IA, USA
Part-time Education

Job Description

Willowwind School's music teacher provides music instruction for students in preschool through

sixth grade. The ideal candidate has experience with Kodaly and Orff or similar music education

philosophies. This position includes teaching preschool through sixth grade general music. Additional opportunities to teach 4-6th grade concert band, band lessons, piano lessons, and/ other small group or private lessons are also available, but experience in concert band is not required for the general music position.

Job Requirements:
  • an understanding of child development as it applies to music, including the Kodaly and Orff teaching methods (or similar Music teaching philosophies) and using this knowledge to create music curriculum
  • organizational skills and the ability, knowledge, and creativity to plan meaningful and enjoyable musical experiences and curriculum for student enrichment
  • knowledge of staging, preparing, and organizing students for large scale performances
  • partner with Integrated Arts in implementation of newly formed Integrated Arts program

Optional Job Requirements:
  • teach beginning band to 4-6th grade students, both in small group lessons and large group rehearsals
  • Bachelor's Degree in Music Education or a related field is preferred
  • Iowa Teaching License in Music Education or capabilities in obtaining licensure is preferred

Job Hours: 25 hours per week (more with potential music lesson responsibilities)

  • Position Type:Part-time
Job Categories :Career Education > Music
Classroom Teacher > Preschool
Classroom Teacher > Elementary
Classroom Teacher > Music Education
Equal Opportunity Employer

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Contact Information

  • Please contact the district directly
  • (See district's address)
  • ,Iowa
  • Phone: 000-000-0000
  • Email: click here

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