Music Teacher/Therapist

Employer
The Maddux School
Location
Rockville, Maryland
Posted
May 15, 2017
Closes
Jun 19, 2017
Industry
Education
Hours
Part Time

Summary: The Maddux School seeks a warm, creative, energetic individual to plan and implement music programming for Pre-Kindergarten through Second Grade students with varying learning styles.  This is a part-time position for ten hours per week.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide music groups for assigned classes
  • Enable students to develop music skills and knowledge
  • Provide students with a medium to explore personal musical expression
  • Adapt music programs as needed
  • Collaborate with program and classroom staff to coordinate themes, lesson objectives, and structure of music classes

Essential Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy or Music Education
  • Maryland Standard Professional Certificate or eligibility for Conditional Certificate.
  • School based experience in music instruction
  • Experience working with students with varying learning styles
  • Experience creating differentiated lesson plans to meet student needs
  • Excellent oral communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others to achieve the goals of the music program
  • Computer skills related to common office tasks such as email, conducting internet searches, and using MSOffice (e.g., MSWord, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Flexibility with regard to daily routine and responsibilities
  • Support of school philosophy

Desired Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Music Therapy or Music Education
  • Ability to play guitar and/or piano and basic percussion