String teacher position in Mobile, AL (multiple schools) 26 weeks – 45 minutes lesson time – 3rd to 6th grade

August 1- May 31

Type of Position

Job Summary
The Mobile Symphony strings instructor is responsible for teaching violin, viola, and cello group classes to 3rd-6thgrade students in different schools in the Mobile and Baldwin county areas.

Minimum Qualifications
– Bachelor’s degree in string performance or education, or high level of performance in violin, viola, cello or bass
– Group or classroom teaching experience
– Pass a background check, if not a US citizen demonstrate work authorization.

The ideal candidate will possess evidence of knowledge of strings curriculum and the ability of implement it. Ability to interact collaboratively with students, parents and administration. Excellent oral and written skills. Must pass drug tests, fingerprints and local background check.

Responsibilities and Duties
– Planning and preparing lessons
– Teaching 4-9 groups of students
– Email string parents to inform of children progress, teacher cancellations, performances, etc. —-
– Quarterly meetings with string faculty
– Communicating with Education Director on a regular basis
– Must provide your own transportation

– Decision making
– Commitment to organization vision and mission
– Classroom management
– Organized
– Flexible
– Teamwork
– Able to get up and down
– Use stairs multiple times a day
– Able to handle moderate stress levels

Application Procedure
– Please submit the following, via email, to daniela@mobilesymphony.org
– Letter of interest
– Resumé
– List of at least 3 professional references (with correct e-mail and telephone contact information)

Deadline for Materials
All materials must be received by June 30, 2019

05-21-2019 – MSO