Teach Honors Stage Band (9-12 Advanced), Pop & Rock Ensemble (7-12 Intermediate), Music Fundamentals (7-12 Beginning) courses.
Utilizes repertoire of all types of music literature, including traditional and contemporary that are appropriate for the ages and skill levels of students.
Plans, rehearses, and directs students in their practice and honing of musical skills.
Differentiate music curriculum to meet the needs of the individual student and the student body.
Plans a balanced music program, and organizes daily class time so that preparation, rehearsal and instruction can be accomplished within the allotted time.
Develops and refines music curriculum.
Establishes and maintains standards of student behavior to provide an orderly, productive environment during practice, group rehearsals, and music performances.
Evaluates each student’s musical growth and contribution to the performance of the group that allows everyone to contribute.
Communicates clearly with parents and school faculty/staff on the progress of individual students.
Maintains care/responsibility for school-owned music, musical instruments, and equipment to prevent loss or abuse.
Cooperation with Division Head and staff in providing musical programs for school assemblies, open house, parent meetings and seasonal programs.
Thrives in a collaborative environment with other teachers
Strong communication and organization skills
RECOMMENDED SKILLS & ABILITIES
Bachelors or Master Degree in Music or related field of study
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
Minimum BA in Music or Music Education
Teaching Credential is preferred
Ability to work with musicians at all skill levels
Strong instrumental skills, including piano accompaniment
Experience preparing shows, organizing performance opportunities, and working collaboratively with other performing arts teachers
Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds at times
Must be able to traverse school facility and lead students to safety in the event of an emergency
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