Coolidge Middle School is in search of a 1.0 FTE Music Teacher to help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their education; to create a program of study and a class environment favorable to learning and personal growth; to establish effective rapport with pupils; to motivate pupils to develop the skills, attitudes, and knowledge needed to become successful individuals, in accordance with each pupil’s ability; to establish good relationships with parents and with other staff members. Music classes currently utilize instruments and have units on: African drums, Ukuleles, Digital media for music, Opportunities to develop your own 8th grade "electives". Ideas include: Musical Theater; Coolidge Radio; Learning an Instrument; and wherever else your creativity might take you! Additional responsibilities: Leading a 6th grade beginning chorus, Leading a 7/8th advanced chorus. The following additional areas are available if interested: Teaching a small adaptive music class for three students, Co-directing our winter musical (with a focus on the vocal/music direction). This is a benefits eligible position and is anticipated to begin on August 26th, 2019.