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Job Openings For Music Educators

The positions listed below are listed as received with the newest on top.

Hawthorne Christian Academy, 2000 Route 208, Hawthorne, NJ 07506
Middle School/High School General Music and Vocal Music teacher, 80% contract. Please send resume and faith statement to dgrant@hca.org.


Princeton Public Schools

Position:  Teacher of Vocal Music, Grades 6-8 

Description:

Princeton Public Schools is seeking a dynamic and energetic choral director to maintain a high level of excellence in choral music at John Witherspoon Middle School.  This individual will be responsible for the instruction and assessment of approximately 375 students in the sixth, seventh, and eighth grade choral program.  This middle school program feeds the nationally recognized Princeton High School Choir.  John Witherspoon Middle School also produces a highly successful spring musical. 

An ideal candidate:

·Has experience and a passion for working with middle school students

·Understands the unique developmental needs of adolescent singers

·Utilizes a variety of instructional strategies and assessment tools to meet the needs of all students

·Selects high quality repertoire from a variety of genres and cultures

·Has excellent classroom management skills

·Supports the cognitive and emotional development of all students

·Works with colleagues in a collaborative environment 

NJ certification required. 

Please complete an online application at the following website:

http://www.applitrack.com/princeton/onlineapp/ 

Application deadline:  June 11, 2015 

Contact Information:

Patrick Lenihan, Supervisor of Visual and Performing Arts

(609) 806-4270

patrick_lenihan@princetonk12.org

Position:  Teacher of Instrumental Music (Strings), Grades 3-5

Part-Time (40% contract) 

Description:

Princeton Public Schools is seeking a dynamic and energetic teacher to provide additional instruction for our growing elementary strings program.  This individual will work in collaboration with our current strings teacher to support the musical development of our students at Johnson Park and Littlebrook Schools.  We are seeking someone who is available to teach two days per week in a small group lesson environment.  Each year, the string students from all four elementary schools combine to perform in a district-wide concert.  This program is part of a nationally recognized music department.  

An ideal candidate:

·Has experience and a passion for working with elementary school students

·Understands the unique developmental needs of beginning string players

·Utilizes a variety of instructional strategies and assessment tools to meet the needs of all students

·Selects high quality repertoire from a variety of genres and cultures

·Has excellent classroom management skills

·Supports the cognitive and emotional development of all students

·Works with colleagues in a collaborative environment 

NJ certification required. 

Please complete an online application at the following website:

http://www.applitrack.com/princeton/onlineapp/ 

Application deadline:  June 11, 2015 

Contact Information:

Patrick Lenihan, Supervisor of Visual and Performing Arts

(609) 806-4270

patrick_lenihan@princetonk12.org    



MONTGOMERY TOWNSHIP SCHOOLS 

2015/2016 ANTICIPATED POSITION AVAILABLE


The Montgomery Township School District has a full time middle school band position available for next year. The successful candidate will conduct 2 sections of 8th grade band as well as teach 3 sections of 7th grade band lessons. Our 7th and 8th grade bands meet every other day as regularly scheduled classes for 82 minutes and are team-taught. There are 200 students in the program hoping we find an amazing teacher!! People with experience are highly encouraged to apply as our district is willing to negotiate starting salaries. More details can be found in the attached posting. Our current 8th grade band director will be leaving us after 10 fantastic years to become the supervisor of music and art in the Bridgewater Raritan Township School District. Congrats to him!


POSITION:   Music Teacher, Vocal Music

LOCATION:   Montgomery Upper Middle School and Montgomery High School

AVAILABLE:  09/01/2015

JOB DESCRIPTION: 

Instructs pupils in a classroom environment that fosters learning and personal growth. Works to achieve the educational goals established by the district using approved curricula, textbooks, and other appropriate teaching materials.

The successful candidate will be the lead teacher for the 7th grade and 8th grade choirs as well as the team-teacher for the high school vocal music program. Each of these classes meets every other day for 82 minutes. The vocal music program is team taught to allow for sectionals, lessons, accompaniment, and proper assessment.

Specific responsibilities and qualifications include:

  • Planning for and teaching the 7th and 8th grade choir classes
  • Collaborating with a team teacher to plan for chamber ensembles, lessons, sectionals, and assessment
  • Team teaching and assisting with the high school concert choir, chorale, and chamber choir
  • Knowledge of intermediate and advanced middle school choir repertoire
  • In depth knowledge of vocal pedagogy for middle school aged students
  • Accompaniment skills on the piano
  • Strong understanding of the middle school age group and mentality

REQUIREMENTS:  Appropriate NJ certification

NJ Residency Required

 DEADLINE TO APPLY: Until Filled

SEND CREDENTIALS TO:         www.mtsd.k12.nj.us

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Click on Human Resources Department

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Complete Application in Applitrack

Montgomery Township School District is an EOE/AA Employer

          06/3/15


POSITION: Music Teacher

LOCATION:  Montgomery Upper Middle School 

AVAILABLE: 09/01/2015

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Instructs pupils in a classroom environment that fosters learning and personal growth. Works to achieve the educational goals established by the district using approved curricula, textbooks, and other appropriate teaching materials.

The successful candidate will teach the 7th grade string orchestra, 8th grade string orchestra, as well as an iPad based music technology course to 7th and 8th grade students. Each of these classes meets every other day for 82 minutes. The string orchestra classes are team-taught by two music teachers as to allow for lessons, chamber music, and sectionals to take place during class.

Specific responsibilities and qualifications include:

  • Planning for and teaching the 7th and 8th grade string orchestra classes
  • Planning for and teaching the 7th and 8th grade iPad based music technology courses
  • Collaborating with a team teacher in the orchestra classes to plan for chamber ensembles, lessons, and sectionals
  • Knowledge of intermediate and advanced middle school string orchestra repertoire
  • In depth knowledge of string pedagogy for bass, cello, viola, and violin
  • Ability to perform on at least one string instrument at a proficient level
  • Strong understanding of the middle school age group and mentality
  • While not required, pedagogical knowledge of wind and percussion instruments is appreciated

REQUIREMENTS: Appropriate NJ certification NJ Residency Required

DEADLINE TO APPLY: Until Filled 

SEND CREDENTIALS TO:        www.mtsd.k12.nj.us

                                                Under Departments

Click on Human Resources Department

Click on Job Opportunities

Complete Application in Applitrack


Montgomery Township School District is an EOE/AA Employer









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