Music Teacher

The Phoenix Center | Nutley, NJ

Posted Date 5/10/2022
Expiration Date6/09/2022

Provide a music education/therapy program, both vocal and instrumental, to meet the needs of the individual students in grades K-12.  To provide a vehicle wherein individual talents can be displayed: assembly programs, entertainment for parents' meetings, etc.


  • Provide differentiated instruction to meet the needs of the diverse learners of the school.
  • Provide group instruction for rhythm, vocal, and instrumental aspects of music.
  • Provide individual instrumental instruction to students as schedule permits.
  • Provide instrumental instruction focusing on embouchure, fine motor skills and
  • Collaborate with art and dance staff in order to organize semi-annual student performance groups.
  • Incorporate standards-based performing arts goals and objectives into students IEP’s as needed
  • Appropriately comment on student progress three (3) times per school year.
  • Plan, evaluate, and revise curricula, course content, and course materials and methods of instruction as needed.
  • Model, structure, and teach socially acceptable behavior to the students.
  • Utilize musical activities or tasks to help students develop knowledge skills or behaviors needed for adaptation.
  • Review and implement the student's individualized behavior management/support plan.


  • Bachelor's degree in Music
  • New Jersey State Certificate –Music Teacher
  • Educational and/or practical experience in Special Education or allied area is preferred.

The Phoenix Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Salary60000.00 Annual

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