St. John’s School is seeking a full-time Music teacher for the 2021-22 academic year. The successful candidate must enjoy working primarily with early elementary (K-2) and have a minimum of 3-5 years of teaching experience. Candidates must have a B.A. in Music/Music Education, Kodály Certification (Levels I and II preferred), a background in a singing-based curriculum, an ability to play piano for rehearsal purposes, and experience with choral direction and theatre production. Lower School music teachers work closely with grade-level teams and fine arts teachers to deliver an enriched learning experience. St. John’s seeks educators who are innovative and reflective, open to feedback, and eager for professional collaboration. Please send a letter of interest and resume to LSEmployment@sjs.org.
About St. John's School
St. John's is an independent, co-educational day school presenting a 13-year sequence of college preparatory training. A non-profit institution, it was founded in 1946 to provide the community with a school of exacting standards in the development of individual, spiritual, ethical, intellectual, social and physical growth. While the means to achieve that purpose may change, it remains the basic mission of the School. Located on a forty-one acre urban campus, the School has 1450 students supported by 340 faculty and staff members. The School seeks to develop the whole person in preparation for a lifetime of personal fulfillment and contribution to society. In particular, it is dedicated to the enhancement and the expansion of future leadership for Houston and the country. The School offers talented, motivated and energetic students a genuine challenge for academic accomplishment and for development of a sense of self-worth and of personal responsibility. The School in turn holds itself responsible for providing that challenge. Accreditation St. John's is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Southwest (ISAS), recognized by TEA.