Nov 18, 2020

Music Teacher, Upper Elementary/Middle School (SY20-21)

  • TrulyHired
  • Washington, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description



Two Rivers Public Charter School is looking for a dynamic, dedicated, creative, experienced, music teacher to become part of a vibrant educational community.

Qualifications

Staff at Two Rivers are part of an energetic and caring team devoted to creating an incredible school. Ideal candidates will possess the following qualities and skills:

• Ability to instruct students in vocal and instrumental music and foster music appreciation

• Demonstrated ability to teach music in ways that are interactive, hands-on, project-based to promote self-discovery and critical thinking

• Demonstrated ability to guide students to achieve high academic expectations

• Clear understanding of curriculum, instruction, and child development

• Demonstrated ability to arrange for showcases of student work

• Highly organized

• Demonstrated commitment to meet the needs of every child in a diverse population

• Ability to work on an interdisciplinary team including classroom teachers, special education instructors, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and other experts

• Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to work as a member of a team

• Enthusiasm, flexibility, and commitment

• Commitment to ongoing personal and professional development

Candidates should have a teaching certificate, music degree(s), and/or extensive experience teaching music.

Benefits

Two Rivers values its team of amazing educators. Teachers at Two Rivers receive:

• A competitive salary and benefits package

• The support of a welcoming and appreciative group of families

• Students who are eager to learn and grateful for their school

• A leadership team that values teachers and provides feedback, encouragement, and accountability

• An administrative team that provides support for children with challenges

• Professional growth opportunities on-site and off-site

• Membership in a professional learning community that will challenge and excite eager educators-the staff's work was featured in the book Data Wise in Action from Harvard University

• A strong, established school culture that supports academic and social learning

• Fun colleagues-people who care about their work, work hard, and want to have a good time while they're doing it.

  • Position Type: Full-time
Job Categories: Career Education > Music
Classroom Teacher > Music Education
Contact Information
  • Laura Sparks
  • 1227 4th Street NE
  • Washington, District of Columbia 20002

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