Elementary School Division Music Specialist
0.6 FTE to 1.0 FTE (based on applicants)
Continuing (after one-year successful probationary period)
Strathcona-Tweedsmuir School (STS) is seeking a qualified Kindergarten to Grade 2 Music Specialist teacher for the Kindergarten to Grade 2 music classes, the primary choir and Kindergarten art. This is a 0.6 FTE continuing position with the possibility of 1.0 FTE depending on the applicants’ other teaching abilities. The successful candidate must hold (or be eligible to obtain) an Alberta Teaching Certificate and would need to complete a probationary year before the position becomes continuing.
The successful candidate will be a highly motivated, enthusiastic and innovative teacher who appreciates working in a collaborative environment. The candidate will also have a strong understanding of early childhood music (Kodaly or Orff) and experience teaching primary aged students. Choral experience, conducting choirs at various levels and the ability to play piano (or another instrument) fluently are considered an asset.
The application deadline is Monday, March 15, 2021, at 12:00 noon. Please follow the application instructions, linked above, carefully as applications missing any of the requested information will not be processed.
We thank all those who apply, but only those selected to participate in the next phase of our interview process will be contacted.
Applications will be reviewed as received and interested applicants are encouraged to apply early as the position may be filled as soon as a qualified candidate is selected.
Strathcona-Tweedsmuir School provides a welcoming environment for all employees and encourages diversity among staff and students as part of our commitment to the Alberta Human Rights Act.