5th-8th Grade Instrumental Music Teacher

Catholic Schools Office - Multiple Locations - Omaha

Music
Full-Time

Location

Name of Facility: Music in Catholic Schools
Address
3900 Webster
Msgr Graham Building, Room 206
Omaha, Nebraska
68131



Submitted By

Name: Annette Wallace
Email: amwallace@archomaha.org


Description

Department: Music in Catholic Schools
Reports to: Annette Wallace


Principal Duties and Responsibilities

•Teach instrumental music, using sound and effective educational methods
•Work and collaborate with MCS staff to update, revise, and implement MCS curriculum
•Assist in planning overall MCS activities, as well as planning individual MCS activities
•Maintain student progress and attendance records; complete individual student assessments at least twice per school year to communicate student progress to parents
•Maintain music and instrument library and assist with library inventory
•Maintain proper classroom management and best teaching practices for student growth
•Supervise students during MCS events, activities, and class time
•Prepare for and participate in school events, such as open houses and curriculum nights, when appropriate
•Identify educational needs of students and attend to those specific needs with individualized teaching strategies
•Provide regular progress reports to supervisor and communicate with parents when needed
•Overall daily band class schedules and activity schedules are arranged by MCS Coordinator.
•Activities include School Open Houses, Band Nights, Honor Band auditions, Honor Band rehearsals, Beginning Band Olympics, Honor Band concerts, Combined Schools Concerts, NSBA 8th Grade All State Band, Solo/Ensemble Festival, and Band Clinic, MCS Staff In-service and meetings.


Requirements

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
•Knowledge of traditional and modern theory and techniques required to compose, produce, and perform works of music
•Knowledge of principles and methods for curriculum and teaching design, instruction for individuals and groups, and the measurement of teaching effects
•Selecting and using instructional methods and procedures appropriate for specific situations
•Monitoring and assessing of self and student performance to make improvements
•Motivating, encouraging, and directing others toward educational goals
•Ability to explain musical concepts in multiple ways and using multiple methods
•Ability to arrange things in a certain order or pattern according to a specific rule or set of rules (e.g., musical scores)
•Ability to adapt teaching to in an online environment if/when needed

Education and Experience
•Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education, Instrumental Music emphasis
•Nebraska Teaching Certificate, endorsement in music
•Safe Environment Training certificate

Application Instructions

Application due April 21st to Annette Wallace
amwallace@archomaha.org

Call (402) 557-5600 with questions