Falk School, a coeducational K-8 laboratory school in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is seeking a dynamic, full-time Music Teacher for the first semester of the upcoming academic year, August – December 2019.
Candidates should have successful teaching experience in elementary and/or middle school music classrooms, in particular, choral music. Ideal candidates should be comfortable with implementing curriculum, working with students with varied learning styles and levels of mastery, and maintaining a nurturing student-centered classroom environment. Candidates should have strong oral and written communication skills and be able to develop cooperative relationships with students, parents, faculty, and staff. Experience with Orff, theater, creative movement, and accompaniment skills are all a plus.
For full consideration, submit (1) a letter of application, (2) a resume, (3) references, (4) PA instructional certificate or equivalent. Materials should be uploaded electronically to: http://www.education.pitt.edu/facultysearch. Letters of inquiry or questions can be sent to Mr. David Ross, email@example.com or Haniza Yaacob-Ritz, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Offer of employment is contingent on candidate satisfactorily obtaining and passing the following prior to commencement of appointment: Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Child Abuse History Clearance, Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check and FBI Criminal Record Check.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.
Elementary music teaching experience or equivalent coursework is required, and a Master’s Degree is preferred. Elementary/Middle school teaching experience is advantageous, as collaboration across disciplines and grade levels is valued at our school. Highly creative work experience in the field of music is an asset.
About Fanny Edel Falk Laboratory School
Fanny Edel Falk Laboratory School is a coeducational K-8 laboratory school affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.