Poly Prep seeks applicants for the position of Independent Contractor for Poly Conservatory, our after-school lessons program, which aims to develop student’s technical skills, musicianship, and literacy in a fun and supportive environment. Lessons are held at Poly Prep’s Dyker Heights campus on select days between 3:30-6:00 PM.
We seek people with a performance or pedagogy background and experience teaching students of all skill levels, grades 5-12.
Please note, this position as independent contractor is not eligible for employee benefits.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES
Private, 45-minute voice lessons to enrolled students. Scheduling is contingent upon student registration in the fall.
Pedagogically appropriate skills and repertoire while preparing for winter and spring recitals.
Ability to keep accurate attendance records, effectively and supportively communicate with students and families, and provide written and oral feedback on student progress.
Poly Prep strives to be an equitable, just, and diverse community, one proud of and deeply committed to empowering students to discover who they are and what they want to be. In keeping with the country day school philosophy, we seek community members who will share a passion for learning in and out of the classroom. Every educator at Poly Prep aspires to uphold our mission “to support and inspire the next diverse generation of leaders and global citizens to act with intelligence, imagination and--above all--character.”