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.


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.


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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