Springfield Public Schools, an urban school district in Western Massachusetts, is currently accepting applications and scheduling interviews for a new Pre-Kindergarten general music teaching position at Balliet Elementary School (a school dedicated to Pre-K education). The music program will be well-funded and provisioned with quality materials and supplies. The professional working environment along with school-based and district supports promote teacher growth and foster successful outcomes for teachers and their students. SPS students represent a diverse group of backgrounds, bringing rich perspectives, experiences, and contributions into the classroom. We celebrate and build upon our students’ unique abilities and encourage learning with a student-centered, culturally responsive approach. Qualified candidates must have state certification, exhibit strong music content knowledge, a passion for working with all students, solid classroom management abilities, and excellent interpersonal skills. Interested candidates should complete the online employment application available at www.springfieldpublicschools.com and contact Julie Jaron, Director of Visual & Performing Arts at firstname.lastname@example.org for an interview.