Music Specialist Preschool Ages - (San Jose)

Posted on: 12/27/17


Job Overview JOB POSTED 1 hour ago WAGE $43-53 per hour + Tips/Bonus JOB TYPE Part-time SCHEDULE Mornings, Afternoons, Weekdays CATEGORIES Business Development, Creative, Education, Teacher Job DescriptionDo you love children and music? Sing, Teach and Play -- every day.Picture the scene: A classroom of children and their teachers, healthily and happily engaged in musical learning and activities. There is singing, moving, and laughter. After the last song, you take your basket of instruments and head to the next room, where it all happens again.Who are we? We are Golden Acorn Music. We specialize in bringing high-quality music programs to Bay Area preschools and institutions.What do we do? Our teachers drive between local schools, delivering our curriculum directly to the children and teachers. We constantly share our love of music, helping young (and old) engage musically with themselves and each other, and further integrate music into their lives.Ok. What will I be doing? As a teacher with us, it all comes down to you: From the moment you arrive at a school to the moment you leave, you are "on the floor". You'll spend most of your focus and energy where it matters most - on the children - but you'll also be expected to communicate, briefly but regularly, with the adults in the school about certain logistics, such as class goals and scheduling.Cool! This sounds pretty serious... and fun...? You're right! We take our work seriously, but we never lose sight of the fact that fun and play are essential to children's healthy growth. We work to spread the joy of music. to enrich schools and families with music in distinctive, lasting, and substantial ways, and to build a thriving organization that attracts, develops, excites, and retains exceptional educators. So, jump to it! Join our small, fast-growing organization! We offer: - High hourly wage, sick pay, and bonuses - Upward mobility in a rapidly expanding organization - Schedule flexibility: You control when and how much you work - Paid training and ongoing support - Colleagues and managers who also teach, and so are in touch with what you need to succeed Applicants should have: - Experience working with young children - A passion for education, especially in music - Confidence in singing, especially in front of a group - Ability to drive between locations in the Bay Area You can email your resume and message describing your interest to You can also visit About Golden Acorn Music If you love children or music (or both!), we may have the job for you. We're combating the unfortunate trend of budget cuts targeted at arts programs by bringing music to where it counts most: early childhood. We contract directly with preschools to schedule regular music classes, giving children early and recurring musical exposure. In addition to supporting each child's early development, our work brings the joy of music to teachers, families, and (of course) children.

Ad Number: 21193890