Music Teacher (PK4 – 8) Part Time

Laurie Senecal

Website St. Bernard of Clairvaux Catholic School

St. Bernard Catholic School serves students in grades PreK3-8

St. Bernard of Clairvaux Catholic School is searching for a Part-Time Music teacher for the 2022-2023 school year. Duties include teaching music classes for PK-4 through 8th grades, including choir. Other duties include preparing and leading weekly Liturgies, conducting the choir, and organizing various performances throughout the school year.

Specific Qualities Desired Include:

·       Dedicated to teaching young people and to employing effective pedagogical processes

·       Ability to build and grow students’ musical abilities in an empowering and uplifting manner

·       Familiarity with and enthusiasm for a wide range of musical genres, including traditional Catholic music

·       Ability to select appropriately challenging pieces within a wide range of genres

·       Ability to arrange music appropriate for each ensemble

·       Ability to manage a classroom and direct effective rehearsals

·       Enthusiastic about the subject and able to share that enthusiasm

·       Willingness and ability to collaborate effectively with students, teachers, and parents

Qualifications

·       Bachelor’s Degree required (music preferred)

·       Certified teacher in the state of Texas, or a minimum of 12 hours of appropriate courses in education

·       Piano player preferred

·       Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills

·       Demonstrated experience and skill in the effective use of technology and integrating technological applications in the classroom

·       Collaborative and collegial

·       Diligent and well-organized

·       Possess a strong commitment to the mission and vision of the school

Contact Information for Applicant:

Interested applicants should complete the online application on the Diocese of Dallas Catholic Schools Office website (www.csodallas.org) and submit a letter of interest and resume to Laurie Senecal, Principal, at lsenecal@sbdallas.org.