Lycée Français de New York, an independent French-American school, has an opening for a Preschool/Early Elementary Music Teacher starting the 2020-21 school year. We are looking for a teacher who:
is interested in working in a bilingual French/English setting
has experience teaching in Early Childhood and/or Elementary grades
has training in Early Childhood, Childhood Education, and/or Music Education with a bachelor's degree or higher
has a good writing and speaking skills in English
is innovative and technology-savvy
enjoys collaborating on curriculum and teaching practices
is adaptable and flexible
is organized and able to plan for several different age-level classes during the week as well as organize several performances throughout the year
has a solid background with French language, preferably a fluent speaker, as the teacher will need to sing and teach songs in French
Applications should be submitted to the Human Resources Department via www.lfny.org/hr/teaching. The online recruitment form should be filled in and the necessary documents uploaded:
Please include a cover letter and a résumé. Applications will be processed in the order in which they are received.
About Lycee Francais de New York
The Lycée Français de New York is a nursery through twelfth grade coeducational, bilingual, independent day school in Manhattan, serving 1,370 students. While the Lycée follows the curriculum of the French Ministry of National Education, students also receive a comprehensive education in the English language, including US history and culture. Children from 50 nations comprise the student body. 18% receive need-based financial aid.Our staff forms the cornerstone of the remarkable education we provide. A diverse and growing team, employees of the Lycée Français de New York are dynamic, energetic, intelligent, team-oriented, hard-working and friendly. We look to employ people who exemplify the characteristics so important to us - including a love of education - and who seek challenging and rewarding careers.To support and nurture our employees, we offer a competitive suite of benefits.