Type of Position: Teacher
Job Type: Full-Time (1.0 FTE) Limited-Term
Job Advertisement #: 2020MIN036 Job Title: Early Years Teacher – Music
Location: Minnewasta School
Employment Dates: Immediately – June 30, 2021
Closing Date: This position will stay open until a suitable candidate may be found.
Minnewasta School is looking for an outstanding candidate to assume an Early Years Teacher position, performing Kindergarten to Grade 4 Music teaching duties. This is a term position until June 30, 2021, with the possibility of extension.
The successful candidate must be a qualified teacher possessing a valid Manitoba teaching certificate, or the ability to obtain such, with training and experience in music education. The successful candidate must demonstrate a child-centred approach, an understanding of early years philosophy and knowledge of current Manitoba Arts curricula, as well as demonstrating excellent verbal, written and communication skills. The successful candidate will demonstrate the use of various current teaching strategies and classroom structures, thus proving their understanding and ability to implement differentiated instruction. As the primary music teacher, the successful candidate must demonstrate a willingness and ability to direct choirs and other extracurricular musical endeavours, as well as expertise and knowledge to play musical instruments that would support early years music programming, such as recorder and piano.
S/he must have: good written and verbal communication skills; demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills; present themselves professionally, and demonstrate their ability to be a team player, functioning as part of a team and working collaboratively with teaching colleagues. The ability to converse in French and/or teach basic French is highly desired.
Additional information about the Division and its schools is available online at www.westernsd.mb.ca, Schools tab. We thank all for applying but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted
HOW TO APPLY
Please visit our website at www.westernsd.mb.ca and complete the Employment Application Form – Non-Teaching, Employment Application Form – Teacher, and submit to:
Western School Division
Attn.: Human Resources, Job Advertisement #2020MIN036
Unit 4-75 Thornhill Street
Morden, Manitoba R6M 1P2
Job type: Full-time