Part-time and Full-time positions available
TERM 1 2021
We have multiple part-time and full-time opportunities available for Primary Specialist Classroom Music Teachers to support our mission to know and love Christ through learning and our vision to foster thriving Catholic communities through excellent teaching .
At the heart of all we do are our core values of empathy, curiosity, excellence, collaboration and truth
We are looking for exceptional individuals to deliver quality Music Education to schools within a number of Sydney Catholic Schools (SCS) in Sydney's southwest.
Reporting to the School Principal you will be responsible for providing excellence in the teaching and learning of music.
Your major accountabilities will include, but are not limited to :
Delivery of the SCS Music program in the classroom
Partnering and collaborating with various stakeholders including Instrumental Tutors and Classroom Teachers to organise performances and music for school events
Assisting with the distribution and collection of instruments to students
Maintaining a high level of accountability for the teaching of students and overall learning of music
Essential Criteria :
An enthusiastic Music Educator, driven to inspire children to explore music in the areas of listening, composing and performing
Ability and willingness to lead instrumental or vocal ensembles in their area of expertise
Practice informed by a knowledge of contemporary educational research on how students best learn
Confident with the use of relevant technologies
Tertiary qualifications in the area of Music Education
Experience as a Classroom Music Teacher in Primary or Secondary schools
Ability to contribute to high quality student performances
Willingness to work outside regular school hours (eg for performances or eisteddfods)
Experienced and skilled musician
Ability to work collaboratively with the Music Faculty across schools
A willingness to support the Catholic ethos of Sydney Catholic Schools, and to contribute to music required for masses and liturgical celebrations when required