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Job ID 966
Job Title Music & Movement Teacher
Description
Commitment: Monday thru Friday, 7:45-9:30AM + concerts Fall 2018: September 10th – December 20th (no classes Nov. 21-23) Spring 2019: January 7th – June 14th (no classes Feb. 18-22 and Apr. 15-19) The Mozart Music and Movement Director will team-teach two groups of students in kindergarten and first grade. Each group will receive general music instruction twice per week on alternate days. Both groups come together on Fridays with all Mozart faculty assisting. The Music and Movement Director will follow the JQOP Curriculum and work in collaboration with Support Teaching Artists to select songs/dances, plan daily lessons, prepare for concerts, and ensure that students learn appropriate strings technique, music notation, and orchestra culture. Additionally, as JQOP equally supports social development and musical growth, the Music and Movement Director will ensure that social-emotional skills are developed within the fabric of lessons, including, but not limited to, leadership, kindness, self-control, and perseverance. The Music and Movement Director will work with all JQOP staff and teachers to ensure the highest quality learning experience for all students. Qualifications: ·Experience teaching group music classes & working with young students (ages 5-8) ·Strong knowledge of general music pedagogy, repertoire, techniques and curriculum ·Strong teaching and classroom management skills, education background/degree preferred ·Commitment to El Sistema’s philosophy of social change through music instruction ·Passion for teaching and willingness to go above-...more
Commitment: Monday thru Friday, 7:45-9:30AM + concerts Fall 2018: September 10th – December 20th (no classes Nov. 21-23) Spring 2019: January 7th – June 14th (no classes Feb. 18-22 and Apr. 15-19) The Mozart Music and Movement Director will team-teach two groups of students in kindergarten and first grade. Each group will receive general music instruction twice per week on alternate days. Both groups come together on Fridays with all Mozart faculty assisting. The Music and Movement Director will follow the JQOP Curriculum and work in collaboration with Support Teaching Artists to select songs/dances, plan daily lessons, prepare for concerts, and ensure that students learn appropriate strings technique, music notation, and orchestra culture. Additionally, as JQOP equally supports social development and musical growth, the Music and Movement Director will ensure that social-emotional skills are developed within the fabric of lessons, including, but not limited to, leadership, kindness, self-control, and perseverance. The Music and Movement Director will work with all JQOP staff and teachers to ensure the highest quality learning experience for all students. Qualifications: ·Experience teaching group music classes & working with young students (ages 5-8) ·Strong knowledge of general music pedagogy, repertoire, techniques and curriculum ·Strong teaching and classroom management skills, education background/degree preferred ·Commitment to El Sistema’s philosophy of social change through music instruction ·Passion for teaching and willingness to go above-and-beyond to ensure success for all students ·Strong interpersonal, professional, and communication skills If interested, send a cover letter and résumé to hiring@jqorchestra.org.
Full Time NULL
Part Time PT
School Josiah Quincy Elementary School
City Boston
State MA
Contact Person Graciela Briceno
Street 885 Washington Street
Contact City Boston
Contact State MA
Contact Zip 02111
Phone 5616358687
Email hiring@jqorchestra.org
Creation Date 2018-06-25
Expiration Date 2018-08-06