JobID 429 : 5-12 Band/Music Teacher (#2001332)

Job | Posted 25 days ago

Title: 5-12 Band/Music Teacher

Full-time – eight (8) hours per day, as per school calendar
with provisions for personal/sick days and benefits as per
Board policy; salary according to the Certified Salary
Schedule. Extended contracts may be offered as deemed
necessary. Medical, dental, vision and life insurance provided.

            Bachelor's degree in education or other discipline with
            endorsement meeting Colorado licensure requirements, or
            the ability to obtain license requirements.

Job Summary:
            This is an instructional position that facilitates students in
            learning subject matter and skills that will contribute to their
            development as responsible and productive citizens and
            lifelong learners. The teacher guides the learning process
            toward the achievement of curriculum goals and--in harmony
            with the goals--establishes clear objectives for lessons,
            units, and projects and has the ability to communicate these
            objectives to students. The work plan employs a variety of
            instructional techniques utilizing appropriate technology,
            consistent with limitations of the location provided and the
            needs and capabilities of the individuals or student groups
            involved. Displays personal qualities which are appropriate
            for a professional teacher such as: maintains professional
            ethics and confidentiality; is open to learning from others and
            accepts constructive criticism; is a positive role model for
            students (e.g. is consistent, fair, dependable, responsible,
            and respectful).

Effective Teachers in the state of Colorado have the
    knowledge, skills, and commitments needed to provide
    excellent and equitable learning opportunities and growth for
    all students. They strive to support growth and development,
    close achievement gaps and to prepare diverse student
    populations for postsecondary and workforce success.
    Effective Teachers facilitate mastery of content and skill
    development, and employ and adjust evidence-based
    strategies and approaches for students who are not
    achieving mastery and students who need acceleration.
    They also develop in students the skills, interests and
    abilities necessary to be lifelong learners, as well as for
    democratic and civic participation.
    Effective Teachers communicate high expectations to
    students and their families and utilize diverse strategies to
    engage them in a mutually supportive teaching and learning
    environment. Because effective Teachers understand that
    the work of ensuring meaningful learning opportunities for all
    students cannot happen in isolation, they engage in
    collaboration, continuous reflection, on-going learning and
    leadership within the profession.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Implements by instruction and action the district's philosophy
    of education and instructional content standards and
    benchmarks (goals and objectives)

  • Provides effective instructional strategies and activities for all
    students in the classroom

  • Prepares for classes assigned and shows written evidence
    of preparation upon request of the principal

  • Encourages students to set and maintain standards of
    appropriate classroom behavior

  • Plans a program of study that meets the individual needs,
    interests, and abilities of the students

  • Assesses the accomplishments of students on a regular
    basis and provides progress reports as required

  • Maintains accurate, complete and correct records as
    required by law, district policy, and administrative regulation

  • Makes provision for availability to students and parents for
    education-related purposes outside the instructional day
    when required or requested to do so under reasonable terms

  • Plans and supervises purposeful assignments for teacher
    aide(s) and volunteer(s) and, cooperatively with supervisor,
    evaluates their job performance

  • Attends staff meetings and serves on staff committees as

  • Make every student, parent, and visitor feel noticed,
    welcomed, and valued

  • Other duties, as assigned

Wray School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posted By

Wray Rd-2 School District

30222 COUNTY ROAD 35, WRAY, CO 80758
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$11,284 (USD)

State Average: $10,278 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 12%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 17.36

% IEP Students

State Average: 11%



State Average: 415