Music Teacher

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Company:Aga Khan Academies
Category:Education & Training
Job Type:Permanent

Job details

Primary Responsibilities:


  • Provide an exemplary role model for teaching, professionalism and support the Head of Department in preparing a plan for professional development of the department.
  • Uphold high standards of preparation, teaching and discipline.
  • Support teachers across the Senior Senior School in their Unit planning and delivery to ensure highest possible levels of achievement
  • Develop a coordinated Music Scope and Sequence, which articulates the programme and ensures that it is age appropriate by referencing against external benchmarks.
  • Through Collaborative planning, deliver Music lessons as required across the School.
  • Classroom teaching as required.  

Required Attributes:

• A Bachelor’s degree with teaching qualification
• 5 years’ experience in teaching the IB DP, IB MYP or IB PYP as per position applied
• Demonstrated ability to mentor colleagues and take a lead in the on-going professional development of teachers
• Demonstrated ability to create and maintain an atmosphere of high expectations for teachers and students
• Strong fluency in Music, both in spoken and written communication

Valued additional assets:

• Experience working in a cross-cultural environment
• Experience working in the developing world
• Experience with residential programmes is an advantage
• Commitment to the co-curricular life of the school is expected
• Experience as a Workshop Leader with the IB
• Track record of producing exemplary results at the IB Exams or Moderation
• Grounded knowledge in educational research
• Experience working within developing countries, and ideally in Africa, with a working knowledge of Music or Kiswahili language will be an added advantage

Interested candidates should submit a letter describing their background, the basis of their interest and their qualifications, along with a current resume or CV.

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Education & Training Aga Khan Academies 10 months ago