Music

The Montessori School of Raleigh is seeking a talented, dynamic and collaborative individual to strengthen our Early Learning and Elementary Music Program. Our students receive general music once a week from Toddler through Sixth Grade. The position entails general music, instrumental music and choral music. The ideal candidate would have a philosophy of music education which fosters and incorporates the unique talents of all students. Knowledge of Kodaly and Orff, as well as experience with instrumental ensembles, are a plus. Our staff values collaborative relationships to foster cross-curricular experiences for our students. Music literacy and the joy of listening to, performing and creating music of varied styles and genres are the desired outcomes of our music program. Candidates should hold a Bachelor’s degree, ideally in Music Education. A strong understanding of Montessori pedagogy is preferred. This candidate should have teaching experience at the Early Childhood and Elementary level.  This employee will be responsible for adhering to and supporting our MSR Mission and Vision. MSR is accredited by AMS and SACS. The school offers a strong benefits package. Please send cover letter and resume to recruitment@msr.org.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

–       Safety and well-being of students in the classroom

–       Delivering established music scope and sequence

–       Participating in ongoing Professional Development

–       Attendance at all required faculty and team meetings

–       Full collaboration and participation within a divisional team and Interdisciplinary teachers

–       Required to complete student record keeping and lesson planning

–       Participate and help lead Parent Ed evening events if requested