FALL RIVER PUBLIC SCHOOLS
The Superintendent of Schools announces the following position
within the Fall River Public School System:
MUSIC TEACHER: Elementary Grades PreK-5
1. Mass. Certification : Mus
2. Bachelor's Degree with major or
minor in Music
Director of Fine Arts and Principals
To develop in each pupil an appreciation of the art of music as
part of general culture: to teach techniques of vocal and
instrumental music expression: to discover and develop talents of
pupils in the field of music: to develop knowledge and skills in
listening, reading and performing music.
1. Prepares and implements
standards based units of music instruction based on the
Massachusetts Arts Curriculum Framework appropriate for the
elementary school level.
2. Demonstrates knowledge of
content area including general music class and choral rehearsal
3. Utilizes repertoire of all types
of music literature appropriate for grade and skill levels of
4. Implements evaluation procedures
using rubrics to assess student progress in all classroom
settings, including English language learners and special
education inclusion classrooms.
5. Establishes and maintains
standards of pupil behavior needed to achieve a positive learning
atmosphere in the classroom.
6. Continuously evaluates and
refines instructional strategies, including the effective use of
technologies, to increase student learning.
7. Cooperates with school
administration in providing musical programs for
school productions, graduation
ceremonies, and civic functions.
8. Participates in curriculum and
staff development programs.
9. Performs all other
responsibilities that are listed in the collective bargaining
agreement between the Fall River Educators' Association and the
Fall River School Committee.
SALARY AND TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:
In accordance with the Fall River Educators' Association
CLOSING DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS:
As indicated on
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