We are seeking a music teacher who is excited to work in a charter school environment and who has a deep appreciation for exposing students to the music.
· Implement the philosophy, goals, objectives, and policies adopted by the Board of Trustees as delineated in Board policy.
Develop students’ music appreciation and skills via standards based instruction
Instruct students for the purpose of improving their music appreciation and musical skills e.g. voice and instrumentation via standards based instruction
Demonstrate musical instruments, equipment and supplies
Model instruction to students integrating core content areas with Music in day to day instruction.
Develop lesson plans in collaboration with site and grade level teams addressing specific educational needs of students
Provide direct, instructional support and guidance to teachers integrating arts within the classroom and content areas.
Provide formal and informal staff development/training related to both research and practice for classroom teachers and site administrators.
Collaborate weekly with grade K – 5 certificated teachers, as well as site leadership teams, to develop strategies and support services that provide for seamless district-wide transitions.
Meet monthly with the District Visual and Performing Arts team and Lead Teachers
Document teaching and student’s progress/activities/outcomes and providing feedback to students, parents, and administration regarding student progress, expectations, and goals.
Monitor student progress towards achievement of the district goals through review and analysis of data to ensure all decisions and program implementations are data driven.
Develop goals and action plans that are in alignment with the district and Educational Services.
Participate in various meetings e.g. parent conferences, in-service training, site meeting, etc. for the purpose of receiving and/or providing information; and/or meeting credential requirements.
Conduct research and utilize data driven teaching practices to ensure students success and achievement.
Maintain current research based practices with best practices for music instruction.
Follow state and federal guidelines delineated in California Education Code and federal law.
Perform other related duties as assigned or required.