Music Teacher

Thursday, October 12, 2017
Stewart Academy
Position Details: 

Teacher will provide music instruction to K-8 scholars, allowing children the opportunity to develop an appreciation for the music arts and display their creative abilities. Incumbent will encourage experiential learning in the areas of music development as-well-as lead lessons and activities for scholars that support core learning objectives. Music teacher will deliver group and individual student instruction within established curriculum guidelines; collaborate with other teachers, other professional staff, and administrators; and proactively engage dialogue with students’ parents or guardians regarding instructional program and student progress. During non-classroom times, Music teacher may function in other support capacities (learning labs, hallway monitoring, etc.) and  then implement Music curriculum during designated blocks of time.


  • A passion for working with students and families in under-served communities
  • High sense of possibility; unwavering commitment that every student receives a quality instruction and achieves at high levels
  • Demonstrates a wide range of instructional techniques based on instructional and content based best practices
  • Effective pedagogical skills driven by in the standards and data driven assessment and promote critical thinking, and problem solving
  • High proficiency of grade-level standards, benchmarks, and curriculum
  • Proficiency in backwards planning and unit design
  • Experience informing parents about student progress, providing daily, weekly and quarterly feedback
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university
  • Michigan Teachers Certificate or out of state equivalent for appropriate grade level and/or subject area assignment
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