Millwood School seeks a truly outstanding Music Teacher for the 2021/22 school year. The Music Teacher is responsible for providing instruction in music and the performing arts. They encourage a passion for music and create a positive classroom environment that develops the student’s musical skills, attitudes, and knowledge.
The position is responsible for:
Providing daily classroom instruction at a grade appropriate level based on the standard music curriculum
Producing school wide concerts and performances that showcase students musical talents
Monitoring students’ understanding of the curriculum effectively and adjusting instruction, materials, or assessments, when appropriate.
Responsible for effective management of the classroom environment.
Responsible for effective instruction, which includes making learning goals clear to the students and using appropriate instructional techniques.
Responsible for using innovative approaches, and instructional strategies, including the effective use of technologies, to increase student learning and confidence to learn.
Please send a cover letter, current resume, and references
All applicants must have prior experience, Current Teacher Certification, and be a flexible thinker who is willing to learn new concepts. A bachelor’s degree is required, and an advanced degree is preferred.
Previous experience with the IB MYP would be an advantage but not required.
About Millwood School
Millwood is an independent, co-educational, college preparatory school in Midlothian, Virginia, offering Junior Kindergarten through 12th Grade in a warm and nurturing environment. We are known for small classes and individual attention, a challenging and diverse curriculum, exceptional faculty, and a value structure that promotes honesty, integrity, and respect for others. The school enrolls approximately 160 students in grades JK through the twelfth grade and sits on a 79-acre beautiful wooded campus.