Elementary Music Teacher

Holy Cross Catholic School - Omaha



Name of Facility: Holy Cross Catholic School
1502 S 48th St
Omaha, Nebraska

Submitted By

Name: Chris Nelson
Email: cnelson@omahacsc.org

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

• Teach skills in music understanding/appreciation, theory, explorations in music, grade appropriate instruments, and choral music to elementary pupils
• Evaluates academic and social growth of students, prepares report cards, and keeps appropriate records to include attendance reports, checklists, and other record-keeping activities as necessary.
• Plans a balanced music program, and organizes daily class time so that preparation, rehearsal and instruction can be accomplished within the allotted time.
• Establishes a school choir, leads practices, and directs the choir during school Masses and other performances as needed.
• Works collaboratively to achieve the overall purpose of the school’s program and supports Holy Cross School/Omaha Catholic School Consortium’s vision, mission and goals.

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Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
• Must possess ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
• Must possess the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, staff, parents, and the public.
• Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of Best Instructional Practices
• Supporting and upholding the philosophy of Catholic education and the mission of the school
Supporting and adhering to the Code of Conduct and policies and procedures of the school and Archdiocese.

Education and Experience
• Must possess a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in education or a related field and meet the Nebraska Department of Education licensure eligibility requirements to teach music.
• Must be eligible for, or in possession or an appropriate Nebraska teaching license.

Application Instructions

Interested candidates are to submit, electronically, the following materials:
• Cover letter and resume
• List of references – References will only be contacted once an applicant has reached semifinalist standing and with permission of the applicant (to preserve confidentiality on the applicant’s part)

Submit to:
Mrs. Chris Nelson,
Principal, Holy Cross
Executive Director, Omaha Catholic School Consortium