Music Teacher

  • 长沙玮希国际学校
  • 8 Dongyi Road, Xingsha, Changsha, Hunan Province, China
  • Apr 12, 2021
Primary, Middle School, High School Humanities TOK(IB)

Job Description

We are looking for a Teacher of Music to join our School, who have an enthusiasm and passion for working with students, and with responsibility both for the teaching of music and for developing the School's music tradition. The position will commence in August 2021, the initial contract will be for a period of two years, and the contract is renewable.

Job Description

  1. Aware of content and pedagogy in music within school context
  2. Plan and prepare lessons for music class according to specified scope and sequence documents
  3. Maintaining class records
  4. Conduct classes according to IB standards of practice
  5. Class management skills
  6. Class ethos of respect for diverse ethnic communities
  7. Plan collaboratively with music department for progressive music development across grades
  8. Work and collaborate with Homeroom teachers for music specialist link  
  9. Work with Homeroom to prepare for Assemblies, special events, Winter Concert
  10. Collaborate with all relevant departments for special events planning
  11. Attend all relevant meetings as prescribed by school and department
  12. Be prepared to enrich school culture by volunteering for committees, events support, etc
  13. Experience in Choir arrangement
  14. This includes but is not limited to the job functions involved with the position.

Contract Type

Full-time

Expected candidates from countries/areas like

UK., US., Canada, Australia, Newzealand, South Africa

Specific Teaching/Career Certificates Required

  1. Have a Bachelor degree or above (Major in Music preferred);
  2. Have more than 2 years of relevant teaching experience;
  3. Have good communication skills with kids;
  4. Have ability to deliver an appropriately broad, balanced, relevant and differentiated Music curriculum for all students;
  5. Contributes to the co-curricular programme and whole-school activities in a committed and enthusiastic manner;
  6. Work co-operatively and supportively with all members of staff
  7. Experience with IB and IGCSE beneficial

Specific Benefts

• Competitive salary, 12 months full paid per year

• Housing allowance

• Airfare allowance

• Healthcare/Medical Insurance

• Working days free lunch;

• Free tuition fee for up to two children

• Shipping fee

• Working visa processing fee

• Professional development