Middle School Music Teacher
- Elementary, Middle School, High School
- Licensed Teacher, University Graduate
- 2 years of teaching experience
- Passion for teaching students Music and experience teaching English as a second language
- Familiarity or experience with the International Baccalaureate program
- Familiarity with inquiry-based teaching and Responsive Classroom
- Teaching certification or license a plus
- At least 2 years previous Music teaching experience
- Understanding and proficiency in relevant technology
- Knowledge of current ESL and Music educational and instructional methodologies
- Monthly housing allowance provided
- Initial round trip airfare during summer break and end of contract flight
The Chiway Repton School Xiamen is a new private boarding school for Chinese students providing the best of British education in one of the most beautiful cities in China. Founded by the Chiway Education Group, with decades of local expertise, and Repton International, which includes the original Repton School founded in 1557, the Chiway Repton School Xiamen builds on a long and enduring tradition of excellence.
We are currently looking for caring and energetic Middle school Music teacher to join our faculty. If you have a passion for working with children, are dedicated to providing the best education and care to your students, work collaboratively, and want to learn and grow, we want you to be a part of our team.
- Teach music content using the performance standards of the International Baccalaureate Program
- Create and implement a year-long plan and individual unit plans for music instruction
- Teach music appreciation and fundamentals of music through explorations in instrumental music
- Skilled in planning instruction incorporating elements of music appropriate to the developmental levels of students
- Actively involves students in meaningful activities designed to teach elements of music
- Provides experience-based instruction involving such approaches as playing, listening, moving, creating and performing
- Evaluate academic and social growth of students (pre-post assessments), analyze data, prepare reports, keep appropriate records as necessary
- Create and maintain documents and files for individual students
- Evaluate each student’s progress on an individual basis
- Communicate with homeroom teachers, parents and school admin on student progress
- Participate in staff meetings and support student activities
- Teach through a student-centered, inquiry-based creative approach
- Develop a multicultural learning community that emphasizes respect for diversity
Candidates will be considered as soon as they apply. Chiway Repton reserves the right to appoint an outstanding candidate before the close of applications if necessary.
About Chiway Repton School Xiamen
The Chiway Repton School Xiamen is a new day and boarding school for up to 1,300 students aged 3 to 18. A world-class institution that offers the best of Western and Chinese education, Chiway Repton provides an international curriculum based on shared values to Chinese students who hope to study abroad. Using modern innovative methods, the latest technology, and drawing on Repton’s advanced educational concepts and teaching methods, Chiway Repton offers an extensive and in-depth curriculum design, interactive teaching practices, and a strict quality assurance system. The school is housed on a state-of-the-art, purpose-built campus, in the historic coastal city of Xiamen, which features picturesque beaches and the UNESCO World Heritage site of Gulangyu Island. Xiamen is one of the most beautiful cities in China.
The Chiway Repton Early Years offers the UK Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum from Nursery to Kindergarten, transitioning to the Chinese National Curriculum within a PYP and MYP framework from Grade 1 to Grade 9. Grade 10 offers a bespoke one-year A-Level preparation course culminating in the Repton Diploma, leading to the Cambridge International AS / A Levels in Grade 11 and Grade 12. The Chiway Repton School Xiamen mirrors Repton School in the UK by offering the highest levels of pastoral care as well as a wide and impressive co-curricular programme. It ensures students are prepared to embrace change and are ambitious to make their mark on the world with confidence, resilience and independence.
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