Music Teacher

Toronto Waldorf School

JOB POSTING

MUSIC TEACHER (Maternity Leave Contract)

Job Summary
The Toronto Waldorf School is hiring for a Vocal Music Teacher and Choir Director to cover a one-year maternity leave beginning August, 2021.  The successful candidate must be able to work with singers of all ages, and will cover a thriving vocal music program.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Teach grades three to six music, including vocal, recorder and theory,
  • Possibly teach High School Vocal/Choral music course
  • Organization, handling of event logistics and execution of performances throughout the year
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills. Demonstrated ability to work well in a team environment.

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Music Education degree, with ideally Junior/ Intermediate/Senior qualifications
  • Bachelor of Education or equivalent education/experience
  • Knowledge of Waldorf Pedagogy or a willingness to learn
  • Experience in music instruction

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High-level vocal proficiency
  • Experience in Kodaly (or a willingness to learn)
  • Experience playing/teaching recorder (or a willingness to learn)
  • Working knowledge of music history and theory
  • Experience preparing vocalists, organizing and leading performances
  • Knowledge of child development at each level of instruction

 

Compensation

Salary is determined based on years of experience and qualifications.

 

Applications:

Please send resumes by email to  staffing@torontowaldorfschool.com or by mail to

Toronto Waldorf School

9100 Bathurst Street, Suite 1

Thornhill, Ontario L4J 8C7

We will initiate interviews as soon as we receive qualified applicants. Deadline June 1, 2021.   We thank all candidates in advance. We will contact only those selected for an interview.