Elementary Music Teacher

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School - Omaha



Name of Facility: Our Lady of Lourdes School
2124 South 32nd Avenue
Omaha, Nebraska

Submitted By

Name: Lisa Linquist
Email: llinquist@omahacsc.org


Reports to: Principal

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School is seeking qualified applicants for a PS-8 Music teacher. The teacher will:
• work daily in a Catholic faith-filled teaching environment to form and develop students.
• set high classroom expectations in all areas.
• develop and implement daily instrumental and vocal lesson plans.
• prepare and lead music at school liturgies.
• set and reinforce clear expectations and routines that align with school-wide values and policies.
• demonstrate a desire to meaningfully integrate technology into the classroom.
• employ a variety of teaching models to engage different learning styles and ability levels in the classroom.
• prepare motivating and stimulating lessons that reflect knowledge of the curriculum, instructional strategies, and student abilities.
• encourage an inclusive classroom that accepts the different perspectives and backgrounds of the students and elicits a greater understanding of the world around them with a global perspective.
• integrate social-emotional learning within the classroom environment through teaching and classroom management.
• create a learning environment that is motivating and age-appropriate.
• communicate effectively with parents, colleagues, and administrators.
• maintain substitute plans and engage substitutes in advance


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
• Demonstrates a willingness to learn, grow, and improve as a teacher.
• Continues to update knowledge of the content area(s) taught.
• Engages in goal setting and review process with the administrator.
• Attends and participates in departmental, faculty, and Archdiocesan meetings.
• Maintain a positive attitude and approach.
• Support colleagues in and out of the classroom.
• Represent the school in the larger community in a positive manner.
• Assist with projects and school-wide initiatives.

Education and Experience
Music teaching experience preferred
Must possess a Nebraska Teaching Certificate - Music Endorsement
Safe Environment and Background Check needed before start date.

Application Instructions

Please send the following:
Cover Letter
Professional resume
Three letters of recommendation
Copy of teacher certificate
Please email to Lisa Linquist at llinquist@omahacsc.org