A passionate and compassionate educator and role model?
A responsible and creative educator ready to teach Music to our youngest learners?
An effective communicator and thoughtful listener?
An inclusive community member who sees and appreciates the diverse fabric of our city and community?
Yes? Then read on!
SF Day Fast Facts
Independent, co-educational school
Located in the heart of SF in the Western Addition neighborhood
SF Day devotes a signi?cant amount of resources to seek and support ongoing professional development opportunities for faculty and staff
Music Program Overview:
Music is an important part of the fabric of SF Day school culture. Lower School students develop an understanding and appreciation of music by learning sequential concepts through active, hands-on participation. Students study many styles, cultures, and periods in music history, and are also encouraged to improvise and create their own music. In Lower School, students explore movement, singing, and many instruments such as: small percussion, drumming, barred instruments, recorder, etc.
Lessons are inspired by the approaches of Kodály and Orff Schulwerk, and aligned with the nine National Standards for Music Education. Teachers and students also provide joyful musical experiences and performances that bring the school community together.
Teaching experience in music with elementary-school-aged students.
Experience with Google Suite (Google Calendar, Google Docs, uploading and downloading digital ?les)
Solid experience with online platforms - Zoom
Teach music to Kindergarteners to 4th Graders in person (and online as needed)
Attends and contributes to team and faculty meetings
Support colleagues with supervision duties (recess, lunch, etc)
Plan and coordinate virtual and in-person music performances with Upper School colleagues
Our Team Is:
Curious about Learning & Teaching
Ready to Join SF Day?
SF Day celebrates and welcomes faculty, staff, and administrators who re?ect
the broad range of diversity in the Bay Area. We encourage people of color and LGBTQ+ persons to apply. SF Day offers excellent bene?ts and a competitive salary.
Please apply online with your resume and a thoughtful cover letter explaining why your experience is appropriate for this position:
SFDS is an independent, co-educational, K-8 school. SFDS educates, nurtures and inspires girls and boys of diverse backgrounds to achieve their highest academic and creative potential, to embrace ethical values and to become active contributors to their communities. San Francisco Day School welcomes and celebrates children, families, faculty, and staff that reflect the broad range of diversity in the Bay Area. The school values the strengths and accomplishments of the individuals who are part of the community and takes pride in and celebrates the diversity and special character of the community as a whole. Therefore, San Francisco Day School encourages people of color and LGBT applicants to apply.