Vocal Music Teacher

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Description

GREATER EGG HARBOR REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
Vocal Music Teacher
Full-Time Tenure Track


Under the general supervision of the School Principal, to develop students' understanding, appreciation of the art of music, including listening a wide range of musical genre, periods and styles.
To identify, promote and develop each student's talents in vocal and instrumental musical expression.

Essential Functions
  • Develops and administers music education curriculum consistent with school district goals and objectives.
  • Promotes a classroom environment that is safe and conducive to individualized and small group instruction, and student learning.
  • Develops balanced music program and lessons to organize class time so that students have adequate time for preparation, rehearsal, and instruction.
  • Conducts ongoing assessment of student musical learning and progress, and modifies instructional methods to fit individual student's needs, including students with special needs; conducts individual and small group instruction as needed.
  • Utilizes repertoire of all types of music literature, as appropriate.
  • Plans, coordinates rehearsals for, and directs students in musical programs and performances outside the classroom
  • Organizes and maintains a system for accurate and complete record-keeping, grading, and reporting for all student activities, achievement and attendance as required by district procedures and applicable laws.

Additional Duties
Performs other related tasks as assigned by the Principal and other central office administrators as designated by the Superintendent.
                
Equipment
Use standard office equipment such as personal computers, printer, copy and fax machines, and telephone.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Knowledge of current teaching methods and educational pedagogy, as well as differentiated instruction based upon student learning styles.
  • Knowledge of English grammar, word usage, word denotations and connotations, spelling, literature and other content areas taught.
  • Knowledge of data information systems, data analysis and the formulation of action plans.
  • Knowledge of applicable federal and state laws regarding education and students.
  • Ability to instruct students in singing, harmonization, and chorus as needed.
  • Ability to use computer network system and software applications as needed.
  • Ability to organize and coordinate work.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with students and parents.

Qualifications Profile

Certification/License:

  • New Jersey State Certification as a Music Teacher.
    Education:
    • Bachelors from an accredited college or university in music education.
    Experience:
    • Successful prior teaching experience in music in a high school setting a plus.
    The Board reserves the right to hire before the closing of this post.

    Posted By

    Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District

    201 South Wrangleboro Road , Galloway, NJ 08205
     

    At the following locations

    Greater Egg Harbor Regional HS District

    1824 Dr. Dennis Foreman Drive , Mays Landing, NJ 08330



    Insights
    Compare with State

    Amount per Student

    $21,516

    State Average: $19,422

    % ELL Students

    2%

    State Average: 5%

    Student Teacher Ratio

    12.00

    State Average: 12.25

    % IEP Students

    20%

    State Average: 16%

    FTE

    649

    State Average: 345