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Elementary Music Instructor

Job Details

American Academy (AA) has an opening for a general music teacher for the 2023-24 academic year. Music classes at American Academy include music history, music theory, and basic skills in vocal, instrumental, and dramatic performance. Extra-curricular programming opportunities may include drama, vocal ensembles, instrumental ensembles and dance. Classes are taught by a team of four music specialists.



  • Adhere to the mission and philosophy of American Academy with enthusiasm, commitment, and integrity.
  • Teach American Academy's curriculum with fidelity.
  • Uphold and model American Academy’s Manners and Character.
  • Work as a positive member of the grade level team to provide an exceptional education.
  • Develop and maintain a positive partnership with parents through frequent communication of progress and concerns.
  • Maintain positive relationships with co-workers, students, and administration.
  • Timely upkeep of records including grades and assignments in Infinite Campus and updates on webpage.

Salary Range: $43,000.00 - $50,000.00 ANNUALLY



  • Bachelor’s degree in Music Education or related field
  • Elementary Education teaching license
  • Endorsement in Music


Preferred Experience:

  • Core Knowledge Philosophy (music)
  • Music History
  • Specialization in vocal and/or instrumental music
  • Integration of technology into music lessons
  • Differentiation of instruction to reach all levels of ability