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Middle School Music Teacher SY18-19

Company name
Two Rivers Public Charter School

Washington, DC
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Middle School Music Teacher (SY18-19)

Job Description

Primary Location

Two Rivers PCS - Washington DC

Salary Range

Per Year

Shift Type


Middle School Music Teacher (SY18-19)

Two Rivers Public Charter School is seeking a dynamic, dedicated, instructional leader to become the instructional guide of a vibrant educational community.

The middle school music teacher will teach music to sixth through eighth graders and work with other educators to integrate the arts throughout the educational program.

About Two Rivers

Two Rivers Public Charter School serves a diverse group of 800 students in preschool through eighth grade. Staff at Two Rivers create an exciting educational environment in which students and staff become a community of learners on a journey of discovery. Two Rivers uses Expeditionary Learning, an educational model that emphasizes interactive, hands-on, project-based learning. The school focuses on the whole child, recognizing the importance of character education and the social-emotional needs of children while helping them achieve academic excellence.

The Two Rivers staff share a strong belief that all children can learn and be high achievers. The curriculum at Two Rivers is rigorous, standards-based, and provides opportunities for students to excel in all areas. An integrated arts program and a content-based Spanish program augment the school's demanding academic program. These elements come together through learning expeditions that allow students to incorporate and apply their classroom learning through real-world experiences.


Teachers at Two Rivers are part of an energetic and caring team devoted to creating an incredible school. Ideal candidates will possess the following qualities/skills:

Ability to instruct students in vocal and instrumental music and foster music appreciation

Demonstrated ability to teach music in ways that are interactive, hands-on, project-based to promote self-discovery and critical thinking

Demonstrated ability to guide students to achieve high academic expectations

Clear understanding of curriculum, instruction, and child development

Demonstrated ability to arrange for showcases of student work

Highly organized

Demonstrated commitment to meet the needs of every child in a diverse population

Ability to work on an interdisciplinary team including classroom teachers, special education instructors, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and other experts

Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to work as a member of a team

Enthusiasm, flexibility, and commitment

Commitment to ongoing personal and professional development

A bachelor's degree with a GPA of at least 3.0 from a competitive college or university is highly preferred, a master's degree is preferred. Urban teaching experience preferred.


Two Rivers values its team of amazing educators. Teachers at Two Rivers receive:

A competitive salary and benefits package

The support of a welcoming and appreciative group of families

Students who are eager to learn and grateful for their school

A leadership team that values teachers and provides feedback, encouragement, and accountability

An administrative team that provides support for children with challenges

Professional growth opportunities on-site and off-site

Membership in a professional learning community that will challenge and excite eager educators-the staff's work was featured in the book Data Wise in Action from Harvard University

A strong, established school culture that supports academic and social learning

Fun colleagues-people who care about their work, work hard, and want to have a good time while they're doing it.

Two Rivers is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate all applicants without unlawful consideration of race, religion, age, color, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

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