Music Teacher – Elementary School ($125,000 Salary)

Music Teacher – Elementary School ($125,000 Salary)

The Equity Project (TEP) Charter School
New York, NY
Posted On:
March 21, 2022


Earn a $125,000 salary and join a team of master teachers at The Equity Project (TEP) Charter School, featured in the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and on 60 minutes for its revolutionary teacher salaries and its outstanding results. TEP aims to achieve educational equity for students from low-income families by utilizing world-class teachers, while re-imagining the teaching profession as a place in which teachers prioritize their own growth - as pedagogical experts, intellectual seekers, and community leaders. About the Role TEP is deeply committed to music instruction, as evidenced by the fact that TEP students learn music every day, across every grade level. As one of the three pillars of our program (Academics, Arts, and Athletics), TEP treats Music as a full-fledged academic subject, and not as an elective meant to supplement. TEP's Elementary School Music Teacher will teach a daily 45-minute music period to each of the Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th grade classes. This is an amazing opportunity to introduce TEP's youngest students to the joys of singing, playing instruments, and music-making. Why TEP The opportunity to join an unmatched and mission-driven team of educators that are passionate about educational equity Compensation: Master Teachers earn an annual salary of $125,000, with the opportunity to earn an annual bonus Time Off: Approximately 10 weeks of vacation per year (all school vacations) Employee Wellness: We value your well-being through our Staff Food Program, Staff Retreats, and Wellness Programming Healthcare: World-class medical, dental, vision, STD, LTD, and Life Insurance policies Family Focus: Parental leave and dependent care account so you can care for your loved ones 403b Retirement Plan: We care about your ability to save for your future Learning & Development: A culture that provides and encourages professional growth and development, including internal PD and tuition/continuous learning reimbursements NOTE: In adherence with Department of Health guidelines, all charter school staff is required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination.


About You

Minimum of 2 years of lead teaching experience in Kindergarten through 4th Grade
Deeply aligned to TEP’s mission of providing a world-class education to historically under-resourced student communities

How to Apply