Music Teacher

  • SC School for the Deaf and the Blind
  • Spartanburg, SC, USA
  • Jan 05, 2021
Other K-12 Music

Job Description

Duties:  Plans and provides music educational services to students at the SC School for the Deaf and the Blind - primarily working with visually impaired children and children with multiple disabilities as appropriate during the academic day and in the after school art clubs program.   Carries out a program of academic/rehabilitation instruction in accordance with the Fine Arts State Standards: monitors individual student progress and revises teaching materials, methods and techniques as appropriate; teaches students to use a variety of adaptive devices and instruments.  Plans and carries out a classroom management program in the classroom; advises students of acceptable behavior and corrects student behavior using the SCSDB Positive Behavior Support model and the SCSDB Student Code of Conduct.  Makes necessary referrals; contacts parents concerning student success and involvement in student productions.   Teaches based on individual student needs and state standards; plans and provides a variety of adaptive teaching materials.

Qualifications:  Bachelor Degree and SC Teacher Licensure in Advanced Fine Arts or Music Education - Choral, Instrumental, Piano, Violin, or Voice.  Must also have experience teaching special needs students in music education in an educational setting.  Ability to teach general music, chorus, and instrumental skills to students who are blind/multi-handicapped and some children who are deaf/hard of hearing as appropriate.  Must be willing to assist after school programming on a flexed schedule and willing to take additional training opportunities in teaching visually impaired students.  Piano skills preferred.  This position may required specific communication modalities dependent upon employment placement.

District

South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind @ Spartanburg, SC

E-mail Address

CHolst@scsdb.org