Music Teacher FTE .8 – Orchestra

Edgemont UFSD
Scarsdale, NY
Posted On:
May 18, 2023


Anticipated Opening at Edgemont UFSD Position: FTE .8 Music Teacher - Orchestra Starting Date: August 2023 Description: The Edgemont Union Free School District is now accepting applications for a full-time, probationary track position for an elementary (4-6) orchestra teacher, with responsibility teaching small group lessons during the school day and rehearsals before school. The successful candidate will have a strong pedagogical background in string instrument performance and instruction, with performance concentration in low strings (cello or bass) a plus. NYS Music K-12 Certification (or equivalent) required. Candidates will demonstrate passion for teaching and exceptional performance skills on primary and secondary instruments. Other important traits include awareness of current educational best-practices for inclusion, strong interest in working collaboratively as part of the department and wider school community, an adaptable and coachable mindset, as well as organizational skills. The successful candidate will join a team of passionate music educators who have each built impressive programs within their respective disciplines. The music department presents several performances each year, has a high level of participation in NYSSMA Solo and Ensemble Festivals, and a high ratio of students selected for county and statewide honors ensembles. Edgemont schools enjoy the benefits of a supportive community. The Edgemont UFSD is committed to hiring innovative administrators, faculty members, and staff. Those dedicated to diversity, equity, and inclusion are strongly encouraged to apply. We are eager to consider applications from traditionally underrepresented groups. How to Apply: Interested candidates should apply via OLAS


NYS K-12 Music Certification, or equivalent.

How to Apply