FT MS/HS Band & Orchestra Teacher

Organization:
The Menaul School
Location:
301 Menaul Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, NM
Salary:
Negotiable
Category:
Posted On:
July 19, 2019

Description

Menaul School, an independent, coeducational school for students in grades 6 – 12 with a mission to develop the minds, bodies, and spirits of its students, is seeking an energetic, creative, and technologically savvy Instrumental Music Teacher for the 2019-2020 school year. Courses to be taught will include, but are not limited to, Middle School Band, Upper School Band, Introduction to Instrumental Music, and an elective music course.

Requirements

Requirements for the position include:

. Experience in instrumental music instruction, conducting, and music theory.

. Experience with and a facility in digital technology

. A dedication to cultivating the minds of adolescents

. The willingness and ability to work successfully with a wide range of students

. The willingness and ability to work with other school staff as a team

Preferred characteristics include:

. Interest and experience in curriculum design

. Specific facility and experience with the iPad

. Experience teaching in an independent school

Responsibilities:

. Serve as a strong role model for young men and women

. Cooperatively design and carry out fall, winter, and spring music productions

. Attendance and representation of performing arts program at events for new and returning students

. Collaborate with instructors in other academic and elective areas to connect subject areas

. Evaluate and grade students’ classwork, performances, projects, assignments, and papers, reporting grades and written feedback using our campus Learning Management System (LMS).

. Organize performance groups and direct their rehearsals.

. Keep students, families, and the community informed about events like rehearsals and concerts.

. Act as adviser to student organization(s).

Features of the position include small class sizes (12 to 16), individualized instruction, broad teacher autonomy, and frequent dialogue with extremely supportive families.

How to Apply

Submit materials electronically to employment@menaulschool.com