Music Instructor

Starwood Montessori School | Frisco, TX, United States

Posted Date 2/28/2020
Description

Seeking qualified applicant to lead music program for students ages 2 – 13 y/o.
Instructor must implement a developmentally appropriate music curriculum for children :

Toddler (18 mo-3 y/o) and Primary (3 – 6 y/o)
Each Toddler and Primary class instruction is arranged in a large group setting for 30 minutes and is designed to feature a basic music concept that includes developing the singing voice, teacher-directed creative movement to musical selections, focused listening activities, and playing rhythm instruments.

Lower Elementary (6 – 9 y/o) and Upper Elementary (9 – 12 y/o)
Each Elementary class instruction is a group lesson (24 students) of one hour per week. Instruction includes but is not limited to basic understanding of reading music and introduces recorders (or something similar) to students as it becomes age appropriate.

Middle School (ages 11 – 13 y/o)
Instruction develops from the Upper Elementary music curriculum and integrates music theory, music appreciation, and studies of music and culture. Potential for developing band and choir as program grows.

Private lesson instruction available to students as an Elective.

Two group music performances (1 per semester) for Lower Elementary – Middle School.

Qualifications

- Bachelor's Degree Preferred
- Experience in Upper Elementary Environments
- Effective Communication Skills
- Organized
- Observational Qualities
- Works well with members of a team
- Caring and Compassionate

Compensation

We offer Paid Holidays, 4 Week Vacation Time Plan, Health Insurance, and 401K for all employees.

Application Information

Please send cover letters and resumes to anitahanks@starwoodmontessori.com or contact Anita Hanks at 972-712-8080

Credential Level
Credential Not Required
Education Required
High School
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Part-Time (academic year)
Phone(972) 712-8080

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