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New Bedford Public Schools

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3170727
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 9, 2019
  • Starting Date: September 23, 2019

Job Description

The New Bedford Public Schools is seeking a dynamic music teacher to join our team of middle school arts educators. This position includes teaching general music classes to grades 6-8 as well as serving as Band Director. Other job responsibilities may include after-school music clubs which will be assigned based on teacher/student interest and will have additional compensation in the form of a stipend.
A qualified applicant will:
• hold Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education license as an Academic: Teacher, Music: Vocal/Instrumental/General, All Levels
• possess knowledge of secondary music education methods including choral pedagogy, general music, and the ability to navigate basic music technology software and applications.
• have experience directing student bands and preparing for a range of shows and concerts.
• have experience designing and implementing engaging lessons, units and assessments in that correlate to the MA Frameworks for Music
• have positive classroom management techniques, be responsive to student diversity, enjoy working in an urban setting
• have excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills with colleagues, administrators and parents
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Music Education
    Classroom Teacher > Music: Instrumental
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    New Bedford Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • The New Bedford Public Schools do not discriminate on account of age, race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, genetics, or disability that does not prohibit performance of essential job functions in employment for potential employees. New Bedford Public Schools encourages people with multilingual skills, particularly in Cape Verdean Creole, Portuguese and/or Spanish, to apply. Every available opportunity will be taken in order to assure that each applicant is selected on the basis of qualifications, merit and ability.

    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Lynn Souza , Director - Fine Arts
    • 455 County Street
    • New Bedford, Massachusetts 02740

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