The Music Teacher is responsible for providing a success-oriented musical experience (both voice and instrumental) for our students. The music teacher will also develop and work with the school choir to include musical concerts and other presentations. This is a part time, 20 hour position.
The Music Teacher demonstrates strong classroom/learning environment and management skills using boundaries and rules to promote students' self-management and responsibility, and is adept at behavior management and recognizing the need for prevention, intervention and problem-solving techniques. The person in this position is an adult role model for students and colleagues in all behaviors including communication, hygiene, and appearance, management of self, response to stress / challenges and in the demonstration of professional relationships with others. As a member of an interdisciplinary team and child advocate, the Music Teacher demonstrates (on the job) a broad understanding of students' educational, social and personal challenges and capabilities, and also demonstrates a commitment to quality through the effective use of resources including and not limited to time, materials, technology and personnel.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree required, Master's degree preferred. NYS Certified Teacher in Music. Candidates must have valid NY State Driver's License and must meet agency driving and insurance standards.
Benefits: At Hillside, you'll have continual training opportunities, generous paid time off, nine paid holidays per year, comprehensive medical and dental coverage, flexible spending accounts, 403(b) retirement savings plan with employer match, salary continuation for non-work related illnesses/injuries, and employee assistance plan.
Hillside Family of Agencies provides comprehensive health, education, and human services for children and families whose challenges threaten their ability to realize their full potential. We are guided by a deeply held belief that healthy children and strong families with opportunities to succeed are the foundation of a thriving community. For over 180 years, Hillside has put this belief into practice by partnering with communities across New York, Maryland and Washington, D.C. to help them meet life's complex challenges.
Role: Music Teacher
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