New York, New York
Upper Division (New York)
Early Learning Center Music Teacher, Chinese Immersion
(New York, New York) Utilize traditional and contemporary musical literature knowledge to establish a music classroom in the target language (Mandarin Chinese) that is conducive to learning and student involvement. Teach knowledge of musical elements, expressions, structure and historical and cultural aspects. Promote students' social, emotional and musical growth in both English and Mandarin Chinese languages. Instruct students' essential skills in singing, playing musical instruments, reading sheet music and writing. Teach early childhood music theory, aural skills and practical techniques. Ensure students achieve key learning outcomes and target instruction to address individual student needs. Collaborate with fellow music teachers and ELC colleagues during weekly meetings to brainstorm music activities, promote curriculum development and to support campus events, including schoolwide assemblies. Plan, develop and execute activities that reflect Avenues' music curriculum and core educational standards. Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Music, Teachers of Music, All Ages or a closely related technical field, plus one academic year of experience teaching early childhood music instruction in an immersion setting required. Must read, write and speak Mandarin Chinese. Please apply by email to Avenues New York LLC Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org with " Early Learning Center Music Teacher, Chinese Immersion" in the subject line.