We believe that when intellect and imagination are intertwined, students delight in the discovery of connection in their academic and creative pursuits, in their relationships, and in all that they experience here. Every day we help our students emerge as flexible and resourceful learners. Because when we do, our students light up with the call and capacity to take on the complexities of their day and of a diverse world.
SF Day Fast Facts:
Independent, co-educational school
Founded in 1981
Serving 400 students
Located in the heart of SF in the Western Addition neighborhood
We are seeking a talented individual and outstanding musician to join our team as a music teacher. Are you...
A compassionate educator and role model?
A curious and creative educator excited to bridge intellect and imagination in your classroom?
Adept at designing curriculum around inquiry-based learning?
An engaged and inclusive community member eager to partner with families, students, and colleagues?
Bachelor’s degree (music education preferred) with knowledge of Orff-Schulwerk, Dalcroze and/or Kodaly philosophies
5+ years teaching music in a school setting
Sufficient piano skills for accompanying and directing vocal classes and groups
Ability to utilize a variety of instruments including but not limited to: pitched and non-pitched percussion, guitars, recorders, etc.
Collaborate with team to design and implement curriculum informed by Universal Design for Learning practices and techniques
Direct a choral ensemble for grades 3 and 4
Accompany on piano intermediate-level choral Pieces
Foster a love of learning and develop the musician in every student
Ready to Join SF Day?
SF Day celebrates and welcomes faculty and staff who reflect the broad range of diversity in the Bay Area. We encourage people of color and LGBTQ+ applicants to apply. SF Day offers excellent benefits and a competitive salary. Please apply by sending your resume to email@example.com and make sure the subject line includes "SF Day Music Teacher."
About San Francisco Day School
SFDS is an independent, co-educational, K-8 school. SFDS educates, nurtures and inspires girls and boys of diverse backgrounds to achieve their highest academic and creative potential, to embrace ethical values and to become active contributors to their communities. San Francisco Day School welcomes and celebrates children, families, faculty, and staff that reflect the broad range of diversity in the Bay Area. The school values the strengths and accomplishments of the individuals who are part of the community and takes pride in and celebrates the diversity and special character of the community as a whole. Therefore, San Francisco Day School encourages people of color and LGBT applicants to apply.