Urban School of San Francisco, seeks a music instructor to teach and conduct the Chamber Orchestra (both developing and experienced players). Candidates must have proficiency with a diversity of instruments, in particular strings, a deep knowledge of the classical canon, experience arranging music, and strong teaching and conducting skills. A degree in music and at least two years previous experience teaching music are also desired.
Concerts and other performances occur several times throughout the year. The school is looking for an energetic, creative individual who has enthusiasm for working with high school students and a commitment to the continued growth of a dynamic music program. Familiarity with appropriate digital tools and resources is also strongly desired.
Urban School strives to ignite a passion for learning and to inspire its students to become self-motivated, lifelong participants in their education and active citizens in their communities. The program includes a rich visual and performing arts curriculum with the opportunity for students and teachers to participate in San Francisco’s vibrant arts community. Please visit Urban’s website for further information about our mission, curriculum, and character: www.urbanschool.org
This adjunct, part-time position includes the opportunity to participate extensively in Urban's teaching community, to collaborate with colleagues on curriculum development and pedagogy, and to bene?t from Urban’s professional development program. Compensation for this part-time position is DOE.
To apply, please email cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org noting “Chamber Music” in the subject heading of your email. If applying within the NAIS platform, please include your email address in the message section.
Urban School is an equal opportunity employer; the school actively encourages applications from candidates of diverse cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds.