South Elementary School ( learn more )

Andover Public Schools

Andover, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3249914
  • Application Deadline: April 30, 2020
  • Posted : March 19, 2020
  • Starting Date: August 2020

Job Description

Under the direction of the Fine Arts Coordinator and the principal, the Music teacher will teach elementary classes as scheduled, will coordinate music program with classroom programs when appropriate, will conduct a multi-age chorus and will participate in appropriate music productions.

Conduct music classes as scheduled.

Provide clear written plans on a weekly basis.

Report on pupil progress through student report cards.

Conduct multi-age chorus and other multi-aged musical activities.

Conduct recorder ensembles.

Report to parents on student progress when necessary.

Articulate music interdisciplinary program with classroom teachers.

Implement music curriculum.

Massachusetts certification in area of music at the elementary level.

Demonstrated successful teaching techniques in elementary music in Orff and Gordon Learning Theory.

Knowledge of recorder techniques.

Demonstrated successful techniques in integrating music program into the curriculum of other disciplines.

Knowledge of successful techniques in mainstreaming the learning disabled.

Ability to communicate articulately and cooperatively with teachers, parents and administrators.

Demonstrate choral expertise.

Competency working in a culturally diverse environment or the willingness to acquire these skills.

Supplemental Information
The Andover Public Schools welcomes applications from a broad range of diverse candidates and is highly committed to the recruitment and hiring of teachers and administrators that represent the diversity of the student body.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Music Education
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Andover 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

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

    Contact Information

    • Human Resources
    • 36 Bartlet Street
    • Andover, Massachusetts 01810
    • Phone: 978-623-8500
    • Fax: 978-623-8536

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