Visitation School is an independent Catholic day school serving a coed Lower School (Montessori preschool through grade 5), an all-girls Middle School (grades 6-8), and an all-girls Upper School (grades 9-12); we are located in Mendota Heights, MN. Visitation is seeking a multi-grade level (grades 4-12) orchestra teacher.
The successful candidate will possess:
pedagogical tools that support beginning string players and provides a strong musical foundation that encourages continued participation in the arts
skill in fostering active and interactive learning to fully engage students
a desire to cultivate young hearts and minds and foster a life-long appreciation for music
a love of students of varying age groups (grades 4-12)
Visitation is seeking an artist educator to further develop the Visitation instrumental program through relationship building, student recruitment and collaboration within the performing arts department. A detailed job description and grade level responsibilities will be determined based on individual qualifications.
Previous experience teaching instrumental music within a school environment required. Experience in an independent school and an advanced degree preferred. Qualified candidates are asked to send a letter of interest, resume and three references to Mary Pat Ferraro, Visitation Lower School Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org by April 3, 2018. 651-683-1721.