Music Teacher

Faculty / Full-Time

Crossroads Academy, Lyme, NH

General Teacher Responsibilities

  • Create, deliver, and record a cohesive, well planned and articulated program that is in concert with classroom topics and curricula
  • Set and achieve annual professional development goals
  • Provide substitute lesson plans as needed
  • Substitute for absent colleagues when available/as needed
  • Communicate with advisors/parents regarding student concerns
  • Create weekly plans, write student reports, and enter grades into PS within deadlines
  • Assist during recess, arrival & dismissal, hall monitoring, study halls, and lunch duty as assigned & chaperone MS trips as needed
  • Develop & maintain proficiency in computer skills – PowerSchool, Google, school website/teacher page, etc.
  • Respond in a timely way to voice-mail, email, and mail
  • Keep classroom orderly year round
  • Ready your room for summer admissions season within one week of the close of the current school year
  • Other duties as may be assigned

Music Teacher Responsibilities

  • Teach music classes for grades K-8, 3-5 and 6 – 8 chorus, within general music classes
  • Track course curriculum and have lessons available for assistant/substitutes in the event of an absence
  • Coordinate, prepare for, and conduct performances for
    • Grandparents Day
    • Holiday Performance
    • Assemblies
    • Family Arts Night
    • Graduation
    • Move-up ceremony
  • Coordinate the music needs of the MS Spring musical.
  • Collaborate with K-8 teachers and provide innovative extensions to the Core Knowledge curriculum through the fine arts in homeroom as well as in music class when available
  • Assist K-8 teachers with performance assemblies including music, theater, dance, arts, tech and logistics when available
  • Coordinate with and communicate with lead violin teacher to make sure that instruction is complementary

Crossroads Academy

Lyme, NH
Elementary, Middle School
All Gender