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Band Director - High School - HSMHS (REPOST)

Company: Young World Physical Education
Location: Little Rock
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:


  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted: July 1, 2022
  • Starting Date: Immediately Enter your email to receive job alerts when new jobs like this one are posted. My Email Job DescriptionJOB GOAL:To help students master subject content and credentialing skills that contribute to their educational, social development, and career/college readiness, incorporating a framework clustered into four domains of teaching responsibility: planning and preparation, classroom environment, instruction, and professional responsibilities.SUMMARY:Little Rock is seeking highly qualified teachers and staff to work in an energized, innovative, and collaborative culture characterized by:
    • Student focused learning
    • Growth mindset
    • A safe, supportive, and respectful atmosphere
    • High-energy and enjoyable environmentAll teaching professionals will embrace the Career Academy model with high standards and expectations for themselves and their students in a family-like atmosphere. A career and college focus at Little Rock Southwest High School is pivotal to a culture where diversity is celebrated and connected to the community and its business partners.TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: -Salary based on a teacher's nine and three-fourths (9.75) month contract, 200 days, plus benefits package. -NOTE: Precise placement on the salary range will be determined based upon education and -experience. -FLSA: ExemptNOTE: The successful candidate must have a willingness to participate in on-going professional development summer 2020 and continuing throughout the school year both on and off contract times when requested by the Administration. Appropriate compensation will be given within the compensation guidelines of licensed personnel.QUALIFICATIONS:
      • A bachelor's degree in music education, master's degree preferred.
      • Must have Arkansas certification in Instrumental Music 7-12 and/or Music K-12.
      • Evidence of piano pedagogy and piano skills necessary for student performances.
      • Evidence of skills in the area of classroom management.
      • Evidence of strong interpersonal skills.
      • Evidence of a strong commitment to quality desegregated education.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:The following statements of duties and responsibilities are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. These statements are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities required of all personnel within this position.
        • Planning and Preparation: Plans, prepares, and delivers instructional activities that facilitate active learning experiences, demonstrating pedagogy, knowledge of students, instructional goals, knowledge of resources, coherent instruction, and assessing student learning.
        • Classroom Environment: Establishes a culture of learning: managing classroom procedure and student behavior, as well as organizing physical space. Applies appropriate disciplinary measures when necessary.
        • Instruction: Employs a variety of instructional techniques and instructional media consistent with the needs and capabilities of the individuals or student groups involved - communicating with students, using questioning and discussion techniques, engaging students in learning, using assessment in instruction, and utilizing technology. Effectively infuses technology into instructional activities and the overall learning experiences.
        • Professional Responsibilities: Develops and adheres to professional responsibilities - reflecting on teaching, maintaining accurate records, communication with families, contributing to the assigned School and the District at large, growing and developing professionally, showing professionalism, using data to inform instruction.
        • Provides various musical instruments instruction.
        • To provide appropriate band performance experience for students enrolled in band.
        • Provides reasonable music support for school assemblies.
        • Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students.
        • Plans a program of study that, as much as possible, meets the individual needs, interests, and abilities of the students.
        • Prepares for classes assigned, and shows written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate superior.
        • Employs a variety of instructional techniques and instructional media, consistent with the physical limitations of the location provided and the needs and capabilities of the individuals or student groups involved.
        • Strives to implement by instruction and action the district's philosophy of education and instructional goals and objectives.
        • Maintains accurate, complete, and correct records as required by law, district policy, and administrative regulation.
        • Assists the administration in implementing all policies and/or rules governing student life and conduct, and for the classroom, develops reasonable rules of classroom behavior and procedure, and maintains order in the classroom in a fair and just manner.
        • Attends staff meeting and serves on staff committees required.
        • Performs other duties as assigned.Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent will possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty successfully. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Mental Functions, Physical Requirements, and Working Conditions:

          While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, walk, go up and down stairs, operate foot and hand controls, use a telephone and write. Occasionally the employee must lift and/or move up to twenty (20) or more pounds. This position requires accurate perceiving of sound, near and far vision, depth perception, handling and working with educational materials and/or objects, and providing oral information. Must have the ability to work for the duration of the daily contracted time period, and to be physically present and at assigned work, with only infrequent unexcused absences, during the contract year. Additional technical skills, knowledge, and abilities may be recommended by immediate supervisor and approved by the Human Resources Director.
          • Position Type: Full-time
          • Positions Available: 2
          • Job Categories : Administrator > Director/Coordinator/Manager
            Classroom Teacher > Music: Instrumental
            Equal Opportunity EmployerLittle Rock School Districtis committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.The content you submit, offer, contribute, attach, post, or display (each a "Submission") will viewed by other users of the service who may or may not be accurately representing who they are or who they represent. Do not include any sensitive data in your submissions. Any submission or any use or reliance on any content or materials posted via the service or obtained by you through the use of the service is at your own risk. "Sensitive data" for purposes of this section means social security or other government-issued identification numbers, medical or health information, account security information, individual financial account information, credit/debit/gift or other payment card information, account passwords, individual credit and income information or any other sensitive personal data as defined under applicable laws.

Keywords: Young World Physical Education, Little Rock , Band Director - High School - HSMHS (REPOST), Executive , Little Rock, Arkansas

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