Music Teacher

Job Type

Full Time
Contract

Salary

Minimum: $30,000
Maximum: $40,000
Details: $10,000 Bouns

Published

05/23/2018

Start Date

05/22/2018

Application Deadline

05/22/2018

Address

Panama City
Panama
Panama

Description

We are currently seeking innovative, creative teachers (see below for exact details) eager to work in a blended learning environment. The Albert Einstein Institute prides itself on its child-centered, holistic approach for all children. We can do this successfully by offering small class sizes of 15-20 children or less, a very high teacher to pupil ratio, with very generous support for a range of abilities. Teaching Assistants are of a very high standard and are predominantly bilingual. Our children here have a thirst for learning and our teachers have a very generous amount of planning and preparation time.


  • Plan, prepare and deliver instructional activities in musicianship with a focus on exposing students to diverse musical genres.
  • Prepare orders for music, supplies, and equipment within the approved budget, following established purchasing procedures.
  • Maintain an inventory and in proper working order all musical instruments, books and supplies.
  • Develop comprehensive lesson plans and course goals.


We are looking for teachers who share in the belief that if children enjoy and have autonomy over their learning, they will become enthusiastic learners for life. We expect all teachers to celebrate each child as an individual who can achieve their full potential and able meet the challenges of the 21st century. We ask our teachers to blend the very best of a nurturing, values-based classroom with the highest of academic expectation – and our commitment to you is to provide precisely that work environment for our teachers. Professional development is heavily invested in and as part of a large school we can offer unique opportunities for career development. Honest, supportive mentoring from excellent peers and an outstanding leadership team is available to all our teachers. The school environment reflects both the quality of the teaching and the excellent resources we have available. All classes have interactive whiteboards, collaborative technology stations and laptops. Our classrooms are exciting and creative centers of excellence with a strong focus on an enabling, independent environment. We strive for our students to be children highly engaged and learning actively through problem solving and creative thinking.

Benefits


Accommodations (free shared apartment.)

Cohort style hiring policy (bring your friends!)

Three-year contract (36 months on vacation!)

$10,000 bonus (Yes $10,000!! upon completion of the contract.)

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual Preferred

Spanish/English

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

marlis.moran@iae.edu
http://iae.edu/new/

Applications are welcomed from candidates who are qualified and interested. The school is presently seeking applications for Early Childhood Teachers, Elementary Teacher, Art Teacher, Music Teacher, Upper School English, & Science. Excellent teachers of any subject are always encouraged to send a video!


All applicants are encouraged to send a video of introduction about yourself. Your video should be no more than 7 minutes in length (videos more than 7 minutes will not be considered) and should be innovative, creative, and academically sound. Make sure that you show us the elements of your character that we need to see – even if you have never taught in a blended learning classroom before. Experience is not necessarily important but 21st Century teaching skills are!


Share with us why you would be a terrific addition to our team. Make sure that you include:

  • your beliefs about teaching
  • why you will be a GREAT international teacher
  • your greatest strengths
  • your most significant weaknesses
  • answer the following two questions

Q1. If money, time, and numbers were no obstacle (in other words you can spend as much as you like, go as long as you like, and take whoever you like!), briefly describe your perfect vacation.


Q2. If you were teaching this room, briefly describe your lesson. You lesson should be designed to be taught at the Kindergarten level and can be taught using the subject of your choice. Use as much or as little of the technology as you feel appropriate.


https://docs.google.com/document/d/1z6bO_1RaX6U11Rv7rtealRpkjg3t-EEWWmi2g29vFOk/edit



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