The Léman Manhattan Preparatory School seeks a highly qualified, motivated music educator to teach elementary general music and violin.
The ideal candidate will be positive, collaborative, creative, organized, and passionate about student learning. In addition, the candidate should be an effective communicator and a reflective practitioner.
This is a full-time position that will begin in late August 2021.
Teaching music classes to all 1st-3rd grade students, combining general music and violin instruction (documented curriculum is in place)
Teaching PreK3, PreK4, and Kindergarten general music classes
Teaching 4th and 5th Grade Chorus classes
Differentiating repertoire to meet varied student needs
Coordinating rehearsals and concerts
Directing after-school violin ensembles for elementary students
Maintaining consistent communication with families
Facilitating violin rental program
Maintaining instruments/equipment and documenting inventory
Being a collaborative, contributing team member of the Fine Arts Department as well as the Lower School faculty
Bachelor’s degree in music education, Master’s preferred
Experience in teaching both general music and violin
Experience in teaching elementary students
Familiarity with curriculum design
About Léman Manhattan Preparatory School
Léman Manhattan Preparatory School is an international learning community committed to educating, empowering and inspiring students from early childhood through 12th Grade to be confident, independent critical thinkers. Nestled in the heart of downtown New York City, Léman Manhattan delivers academic excellence that inspires for a lifetime.
One of only four independent schools in Manhattan to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program, Léman Manhattan is building the next generation of courageous, critical thinkers.
Our two state-of-the-art campuses house nearly 750 students representing more than 50 countries of origin, where an exceptional faculty inspires children to view the world as their classroom.
As an affiliate school of Nord Anglia Education, Léman Manhattan is the only independent PreK-12 school in New York City with established sister campuses in the US, Europe, Asia and Latin America. Our ability to provide students with international learning opportunities is unmatched.
The vision for Léman Manhattan draws deeply from our namesake and sister school, Collège du Léman, one of the world’s most renowned Swiss boarding schools located on the outski...rts of Geneva, with a nearly sixty-year history of educating the sons and daughters of the world’s leaders in business, politics and the arts. Together with Léman International School in Chengdu, China, College du Léman and Léman Manhattan operate as a unique consortium of schools that provide students with a truly “Three Campus, One School” experience.