Music Education Teacher
Position:K-12 Music Education Teacher
Reports to: Principal, Tina McNeely
Employed by: Mitten Education Management
Nature of the Position:
The position will help all students K-12 develop musical abilities through song, instruments and theater. The position is a half time position which alternates 3 days and two days over the course of two weeks. There is a possibility of a full-time position. The candidate will have creative control of the program.
Responsibilities of the Position:
- Teach music education classes to K-12 students on a part time basis and develop music education electives for grades 9-12.
- Develop ensembles or performances for public performance. Musical theater will also be considered.
- Teach children and adolescents the fundamental principles of music and musicianship skills.
Critical skills for the position are excellent oral and written communication skills and organizational skills. Teachers are expected to observe all students in the classroom and maintain discipline within the class. In addition to students, teachers are expected in interact with parents, other teachers and school administrators and are also expected to hold themselves up to social standards.
Requirements for the Position:
Preferred applicants will hold a Bachelor’s Degree and a teaching certificate valid in the State of Michigan. Applicants may also be considered if they have at least 90 credit hours from an accredited university and a background in music. The position will be built around the candidate. Background checks will be performed.
Benefits package includes 401K, Health Insurance, Dental and Vision and paid vacation days.