One-of-a-kind school on the coast, near Half Moon Bay, CA, is searching for a highly-skilled, energetic and experienced part-time Music Teacher for the current, 2019-20 school year.
- Small School Environment: Enrollment of 55 to 60 Jr Kindergarten to 8th Grade students in four classrooms, each class composed of 2 or 3 consecutive grade levels.
- Our commitment to maintaining small classroom sizes helps staff to build strong relationships with students, and facilitates an education that best suits the strengths and needs of each individual student.
- Our staff culture promotes mutual support and the flexibility for each teacher to follow their own passions in education.
- Wilkinson School promotes respect and support of community, nature, and the world around us.
- Part-time Music Teacher position (approx. 20% time)
- Approx. 8 hours per week throughout the school year serving as music teacher for all grades (TK-8); lead four 1-hour mixed-grade music classes per week plus prep time
- Develop curriculum and cross curricular projects in collaboration with other teachers
- Possible assistance with end of school year theatrical performance, as time/experience allows
- Organize and manage an annual music related field trip
- Complete progress reports and report cards
- Competitive salary - based on qualifications
- Must be highly personable, and have a welcoming presence
- Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in music or music education (or related degree)
- 3 or more years’ experience in teaching music to elementary and or middle school students
- Must be an excellent musician with good keyboarding skills
- Experience creating music curriculum and cross curricular projects
- Experience managing or assisting with theatrical productions is a plus, but not required
- Excellent communication skills, including with parents and children
- Strong organization skills
- Experience with Microsoft Office suite and Google docs required; experience with music technology software preferred
- Value strong relationships with each student and staff member
HOW TO APPLY:
Please send your resume and a cover email to Stephanie Weber at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wilkinson School is an equal opportunity employer.
Job Type: Part-time