We are seeking a full time Music Teacher for the 2019-2020 school year who identifies as creative and flexible, inspiring students through music curriculum.
These points below represent our ideal candidate, but aren’t all necessarily required:
You have earned a Bachelor's Degree or higher in the field of Music Education
Are committed to making a difference on your own and as part of a team.
Are happy and upbeat, with a positive attitude and a real passion for working with children
Are a hard worker with a strong work ethic, who collaborates and communicates effectively
You have a knowledge of Jewish values and traditions, ability to speak Hebrew or pronounce Hebrew a plus
You have experience teaching music in public and/or private schools
You have a working knowledge of both Orff and Kodaly
You are capable of directing plays, musicals, programs, etc.
You are willing to direct an after-school choir program
The option to teach private lessons in our After School program is available but not required
You have experience with music curriculum design
You create unique and exciting lesson plans that include and incorporate technology
You’re comfortable teaching recorder, ukulele, and possibly, beginner guitar
Ability to lead sing and play piano and/or guitar
Ability to read music, chord charts, and improvise
Texas certified in K-12 Music Education
Bachelor’s Degree or higher in the field of Music
Ability to play piano and/or guitar and to lead sing while playing
Salary is competitive with public schools, includes benefits, and will also reflect experience
If you are ready to make a difference doing something you are passionate about, and can see yourself building a future in a growing school, please contact us via our online application. BYDS is proud to provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics.
For more information, please contact Cindy Kirsch at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Additional Salary Information: Competitive with surrounding schools
About Beth Yeshurun Day School
We are Beth Yeshurun Day School in Houston, a dynamic, faith-based, state of the art, private EC-5th Grade school that combines Jewish tradition with innovation, creating an extraordinary program. We have a faculty and administration that guides and develops each child academically, socially and physically in an environment that is safe, warm and nurturing.