Maimonides School, a Modern Orthodox day school in Brookline, MA, seeks an Elementary School music teacher for the 2021-22 academic year.
The school is searching for an individual who is professional, energetic, flexible, and friendly. We are looking for a candidate who understands and addresses the diverse learning styles of children, works collegially as a team member, and is able to communicate effectively. Ideally, the candidate is eager to grow in their position and develop professionally.
Responsibilities include K-6 grade-level general music classes once a week, instruction on individual instruments, and conducting the Elementary School orchestra and Middle/Upper School jazz bands. The music teacher is responsible for preparing students for in-school and out-of-school performances, as well as assisting other teachers with their class performances.
Minimum three years’ experience required, with a degree in Music and Music Education (master's degree preferred but not required). Experience with brass, percussion, woodwinds, and/or strings is preferred.
The employee is required to sit, talk, hear, and visually interact with staff, students, parents, and visitors. Daily desk work including telephone and computer time; both close and distance vision is required. Frequent walking both inside campus buildings and outdoors throughout campus; navigation of stairs as a part of daily routines; and the ability to lift up to 30 lbs. when necessary.
We want you to be part of our team! Maimonides offers an unparalleled dual curriculum in Judaic and general studies, with an emphasis on moral and spiritual development. From early childhood (2-year-olds) through 12th grade, our students are avid learners, eager to engage with each other, their teachers, and their community.
Join our family of outstanding educators and administrators who recognize each new day as an opportunity for creative ideas, collaboration, and connection. Maimonides is more than a school; it is a vibrant community whose members embody kindness and compassion for others.
Maimonides School is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Maimonides does not discriminate based on disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state, or local laws.