Elementary Music Teacher

Job Opening: Under the supervision of the Principal is responsible for teaching music education to pupils in grades PreK-8, and assists the staff of the school in the improvement and appreciation of music instruction.

Elementary Music Teacher

Job location:7429 Tuckaseegee Rd. Charlotte, NC 28214
Date posted:3-15-2018
Job type:Full-Time
Compensation: Competitive salary based on experience, Retirement Plan, Health Insurance, Optional 403b, etc.
Job category:10 month

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Principal is responsible for teaching music education to pupils in grades PreK-8, and assists the staff of the school in the improvement and appreciation of music instruction. Helps pupils grow in their enjoyment, appreciation, and performance of music through a variety of planned music experiences which include singing, moving to music, playing of instruments and listening and performs other duties directly related to this job description.

Performance Responsibilities

  1. Teaches skills in music understanding/appreciation, harmony, explorations in music and choral music to elementary pupils.
  2. Plans/executes a balanced music program and organizes class time so that preparation, rehearsal and instruction can be accomplished within the allotted time.
  3. Provides individual and small group instruction in order to adapt the music curriculum to the needs of each pupil.
  4. Encourages students to develop individual musical skills to the greatest extent possible.
  5. Utilizes repertoire of all types of music literature, including traditional and contemporary that are appropriate for the ages and skill levels of pupils.
  6. Maintains care/responsibility for school-owned music, musical instruments and equipment to prevent loss or abuse. Makes minor adjustments and requests repairs to instruments as required.
  7. Evaluates each pupil’s musical growth, performance, and musical understanding. Assesses each individual’s contribution to the performance of the group.
  8. Selects appropriate music, books and instructional aids to enhance learning and requisitions musical instruments and instructional supplies as necessary.
  9. Cooperation with Principal and staff in providing musical programs for school assemblies, open house, parent meetings and seasonal programs.
  10. Communicates with parents and school staff on individual student’s progress.

Education, Training, Experience

  • Fluent Mandarin speaker required. All Mandarin Immersion classes.
  • NC Elementary Certification preferred, but not required.
  • 5 years experience as an Educator in NC Schools Preferred, but not required.

East Voyager Academy of Charlotte is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To Apply:

Email Detailed Resume or Curriculum Vitae and Letter of Interest to:

Timothy L. Murph, Ed.D
Principal/CEO

7429 Tuckaseegee Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28214
Phone: 803-216-1279

tmurph(at)eastvoyager.org


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