The Music Specialist will supplement and support the JCDS education through instruction in the development of musical knowledge, appreciation and performance skills. The position will report to the Senior Director of Education.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The Music Specialist will:
Help supplement the academic function of the school through the incorporation of music awareness, understanding and skills development.
Help monitor student safety during the school day including morning drop off, lunch, and dismissal periods
Coordinate music components for school assemblies, events, and graduation.
Prepare and direct grade level shows and performances.
Coordinate and collaborate with Band Specialist, Dance Manager, and private instructors for recitals, performances and competitions
Integrate and collaborate with classroom teachers.
Communicate effectively with all school stakeholders.
Help support the school and its mission.
Perform other duties as assigned by and in support of the Head of School.
BA in Education or a related field
At least five years experience in education
Experience successfully implementing music curriculum in a school setting