Elementary Music

Danbury Public Schools District Danbury , CT 06811

Posted 2 weeks ago

Position Summary: To plan, organize and implement an appropriate elementary music instructional program in a learning environment that guides and encourages students to develop and fulfill their academic potential. This vacancy seeks a candidate with experience or expertise in the delivery of elementary music curriculum.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with a diverse population of students in an urban setting

  • Plan, prepare and deliver engaging lesson plans and instructional materials that facilitate active learning

  • Use relevant technology to support and differentiate instruction

  • Manage student behavior in the classroom by establishing and enforcing rules, expectations and procedures

  • Encourage and monitor the progress of individual students and use information to adjust teaching strategies

  • Establish and communicate learning targets for all learning activities

  • Observe and evaluate student's performance and development

  • Assign and grade class work, homework, tests and assignments

  • Candidate must be able to facilitate general music, chorus and instrumental lessons.

Ability to:

  • Demonstrate preparation and skill in working with students in diverse cultural, economic and ability backgrounds

  • Commitment to the success of all children

  • Encourage parent and community involvement, obtain information for parents when requested, promptly return phone calls and answer emails

  • Demonstrates success in collaborative teaching, managing a mixed ability classroom and facilitating performance based learning

  • Participate in professional development

  • Other duties as assigned by the Principal

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must possess or be eligible for Connecticut Music Education certification.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to deliver elementary music content.

  • Ability to relate successfully with staff, families and students from diverse backgrounds, experiences and skill levels.

  • Demonstrated ability to implement differentiated instruction and build upon the strengths and challenges of a multi-cultural and multi-racial classroom/district.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Please make sure to complete an application at http://www.danbury.k12.ct.us.


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Elementary Music

Danbury Public Schools District