LES Charter School Seeks Grades 3-5 Music Teacher

15 Oct

POSITION: Music Teacher

GRADES: 3rd-5th grade

HOURS: 7:30am-4pm


PAY: DOE Scale or slightly better

LOCATION: Lower East Side

MISSION: The arts


  • Master’s degree in Education required
  • Valid New York State Music Certification required
  • Minimum of two years teaching in an urban public school or charter school setting
  • Valid New York State Certification is helpful but not required


Specific Music Teacher Responsibilities

  • Daily music instruction to 3rd – 5th grade students
  • Believes that every child can and will achieve high academic standards and provides consistent support to our students no matter how challenging the individual situation may be. Consistently reflects on self, as well as instructional practices, to achieve these academic goals
  • Plans student learning and individual achievements based on long and short-term goals, and program objectives
  • Selects and uses effective instructional methods and learning materials
  • Establishes a cooperative relationship with all assigned students
  • Manages the classroom in a positive manner and keeps students on task
  • Attends, participates, and facilitates team meetings and professional development opportunities, as well as common planning times
  • Communicates and collaborates with peers, sharing student work, methodologies and strategies, as well as coordinating lesson topics with other teachers in order to create a coherent curricular design that achieves the overall purposes of the school program

Please send resumes as a Word attachment


**Candidates that will be considered will be contacted immediately.


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