Preschool Music Instructor
Reports to: President / Artistic Director
Pay Rate: Based upon qualifications and experience
Hours: Part-time, must accommodate Saturday mornings
MISSION: The mission of the Jacksonville Children’s Chorus is to provide a high-quality choral music education for children of diverse backgrounds, fostering teamwork, self-discipline, accomplishment and pride while filling an important cultural need in the community and sharing the beauty of the choral art form through artistically excellent performances.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The primary duties of the Preschool Music Teacher are to introduce small groups of children, 18 months to 4 years of age, and their parents / caregivers to the world of music using appropriate songs, movement, and simple instruments using a variety of experiences and teaching approaches including Orff, Kodaly, and Dalcroze methods.
QUALIFICATIONS: The successful applicant should possess a bachelor’s degree in music / music education, a minimum of 2 years teaching experience, and a love for working with young children. The applicant should have a strong understanding of early childhood development, be patient, energetic, and passionate about music and the arts education. The applicant must also be able to work collaboratively with the artistic and administrative staff of the Jacksonville Children’s Chorus.
APPLICATION: Please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to email@example.com or mail them to Darren Dailey, Artistic and Executive Director, Jacksonville Children’s Chorus, 10131 Atlantic Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32225.