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2024 – 2025 PRIVATE SCHOOL JOBS

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HOUSTON CHRISTIAN HIGH SCHOOL

Choir Director

Houston Christian (HC) is accepting applications from qualified candidates for the Choir Director. This is a full-time, exempt position to begin in August 2024. The Choir Director is responsible for directing the school’s choral programs, preparing students for competitions and performances, assisting with the Spring musical performance, and teaching music and vocal classes. Choral groups may include small and large ensembles, show choir, and pop groups. This position works in collaboration with the Performing and Fine Arts teachers and staff and reports to the Performing Arts Department Chair and Principal.

QUALIFICATIONS:
● Bachelor’s degree in Education, Music or other applicable field.
● Teacher certification or equivalent preferred.
● Classroom and choral direction Experience.
● Musical theater experience beneficial.
● Recording and/or digital music skills beneficial.
● Experience in department leadership is beneficial.
● Proficient in basic technology applications, electronic grade book and curricular software and
hardware). Google Apps knowledge is necessary (i.e. Google Drive, Google Docs, Gmail).
● Excellent verbal, visual, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
● Represent the school in a positive light.
● Committed to the mission and values of Houston Christian High School.

Candidates should possess a vision for excellence in Performing Arts at the high school level and a strong desire to achieve success. Qualified candidates must be skilled to provide vocal instruction, run an effective choral performing and recruiting program and be flexible to work with other artists. Effective organizational, communication, and presentation skills are necessary. Strong candidates will be energetic, creative, possess a strong work ethic and be willing to mentor students. The successful candidate will be a Christian leader with a commitment to the mission and vision of Houston Christian and its academic goals and will be passionate about the continuous development of excellence in Christian education.

Interested candidates may complete and submit the Houston Christian Professional Application with the Teacher philosophy questions, a cover letter, and resume to hr@houstonchristian.org. Instructions and the application are accessible from the Careers tab at www.houstonchristian.org. Resumes are not reviewed without the complete HC application.

 

THE COVENANT SCHOOL

Music Teacher 

The Covenant School seeks a Music Teacher for the 2024-2025 academic year.  An ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in music, teaching experience, a special love for all levels of  students, and the winsomeness and creativity to teach them. Moreover, all Covenant teachers serve as pastors (shepherds) of our students, advising them in their walk with Jesus Christ.

This position is for a full-time, ten-month employee (exempt). This position will report to the Director of Fine Arts.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Music or Music Education
  • Experience in teaching voice and/or choir
  • Experience with Orff and Kodaly methods

Duties and Responsibilities

Character: Exhibit the fruits of the Spirit, serving as a Christian role model both in and out of school.  Set a good example for students, parents, and colleagues in speech, actions, attitude, judgment, dignity, and respect, while living in obedience to God’s Word. Seek to conform to Covenant’s Faculty Profile.

Instruction:

  • Able to teach Explorers (Kindergarten) and 1st grade music classes
  • Able to assist with the teaching of 6th, 7th, and 8th grade music classes
  • Able to assist with the Rhetoric (high school) choir rehearsals
  • Familiarity with Kodaly or Orff style  pedagogy
  • Assist with warm-ups as needed in the Grammar school by running sectionals, assisting, and some conducting of the 5th grade choir
  • Assist the music department in the development and maintenance of curriculum
  • Display a high level of musicianship personally
  • Able to adapt quickly to needs of the students and the needs of the program
  • Attend monthly meetings with the music department
  • Able to use basic technology for grading and record keeping
  • Flexibility and willingness to serve the fine arts department as a whole

To apply click here


THE COVENANT SCHOOL

Music Teacher (Part-Time)

The Covenant School seeks a Music Teacher for the 2024-2025 academic year.  An ideal candidate will have a bachelor degree in music, teaching experience, a special love for all levels of students, and the winsomeness and creativity to teach them. Moreover, all Covenant teachers serve as pastors (shepherds) of our students, advising them in their walk with Jesus Christ.

This position is for a part-time, ten-month employee (exempt). This position will report to the Director of Fine Arts.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Music or Music Education
  • Experience in teaching voice and/or choir
  • Experience with Orff and Kodaly methods

Duties and Responsibilities

Character: Exhibit the fruits of the Spirit, serving as a Christian role model both in and out of school.  Set a good example for students, parents, and colleagues in speech, actions, attitude, judgment, dignity, and respect, while living in obedience to God’s Word. Seek to conform to Covenant’s Faculty Profile.

Instruction:

  • Able to teach Explorers (Kindergarten) and 1st grade music classes
  • Able to assist with the teaching of 6th grade music classes
  • Familiarity with Kodaly or Orff style  pedagogy
  • Assist the music department in the development and maintenance of curriculum
  • Display a high level of musicianship personally
  • Able to adapt quickly to needs of the students and the needs of the program
  • Attend monthly meetings with the music department
  • Able to use basic technology for grading and record keeping
  • Flexibility and willingness to serve the fine arts department as a whole

To apply click here

2024-02-20