St. John Neumann High School and St. Elizabeth Seton Elementary School, both in Naples Florida, are seeking a passionate, energetic music teacher to direct the high school band at Neumann (9-12) and middle grades (5-8) band and general music for grades K-4 at Seton.
The band/music teacher will work with the high school band students two periods a day. The teacher will have two band classes weekly for junior high students and 5th grade students and one teach one general music class a week with PK-4 students. The teacher reports to the department chair and to the division head.
Teaches band and music tech at St. John Neumann
Provides student feedback and quarterly grades
Coordinates SJN’s music booster organization
Conducts the pep band at St. John Neumann football games.
Teaches beginning band/middle school to students in grades 5-8 at Seton.
Teaches general music to grades PK-4
Organizes 2 concerts a year at St. John Neumann
Organizes Christmas school wide concert and spring band concert at Seton
Coaches or sponsors an extra-curricular activity such as Jazz Band or other focused music group.
Continues to develop professionally by attending conferences and workshops, performing professionally or in groups outside of school, and working with local and professional music organizations.
Volunteers to help with other school duties such as chaperoning school trips and dances, monitoring supervised study hall, proctoring standardized tests, etc.
Attends full faculty, divisional, and departmental meetings
Attends and supports divisional or school activities
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in music education, musical studies or a related discipline is required.
Advanced studies, professional experience or a Master’s degree in the candidate’s subject area is preferred.
Expertise with evaluating students’ performance and the ability to assist students with improving their skills from beginners to advanced
Demonstrable classroom management skills
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Excellent communication and public relations skills
Ability to work well with people, especially adolescents; being a productive team member
Strong organizational skills and time management skills
Computer skills including music recording, writing and instructional programs, Microsoft Office software, learning management systems, and online teaching techniques
Capacity to teach music theory or other musical instruments is helpful
About St. John Neumann
St. John Neumann High School, located in Naples, Florida, is a college prep high school.