Classroom Teacher - Weston Public Schools
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Music
Job Title: Music Teacher, Strings (Grades-4-6) 2024-2025
Job Location: Weston Intermediate School
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Weston Public Schools
Weston, CT 06883
Telephone: 203-222-2101
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Job Description
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL MUSIC TEACHER (STRINGS)
POSITION: Elementary School Music Teacher - Strings grade 4-6
Qualifications Required:
  • Holds or is eligible for the Connecticut State Certification as a Music Teacher (PK-12)
  • Possesses a degree from an accredited college or university
  • Capable of establishing positive and productive working relationships with teachers and students
  • Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find appropriate
Reports to: Intermediate School Principal
Job Goal
  • To provide instrumental music lessons and classroom experiences to beginning strings students which foster an appreciation of music and nurture musical talents.
Performance Responsibilities:
  • Provide small group lessons to beginning orchestra students based on their skill level.
  • Conduct rehearsals for the school orchestras to prepare for performances.
  • Develop and implement a comprehensive music curriculum that caters to the needs of all students.
  • Create a classroom atmosphere which inspires children’s innate love for music.
  • Organize, rehearse and direct concerts and other musical events that showcase students’ achievements.
  • Maintains the storage and use of school-owned property; makes minor adjustments and requests repairs to instruments as required
  • Communicates effectively with parents and school personnel on pupil progress and support student progress.
  • Participates in faculty, department and curriculum development programs and committees.
  • Maintains professional competence through a variety of activities including in-service education provided by the district and self-selected professional growth activities related to music.
  • Performs such other tasks and assumes such other responsibilities of a certified professional as the Principal may assign from time to time
Terms of Employment:
  •  Salary and work year to be established by the Contract between the Weston Board of Education and the Weston Teachers Association.
 
Evaluation: Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with the provisions of the Board of Education’s policy.
 


 

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.