Harrisburg Academy seeks a PYP/MYP Music Teacher for students in our Early Childhood Program, Lower School, and Middle School. Harrisburg Academy is an International Baccalaureate School that is fully authorized to offer the Primary Years Programme and the Diploma Programme. The Academy has implemented the Middle Years Programme and looks forward to becoming an IB continuum school in the next several years.
The ideal candidate for this position will hold an advanced degree in music or a related discipline and have two-five years of teaching students in a wide variety of age groups. In addition, this individual should feel comfortable assisting in crafting curriculum. Experience working within the International Baccalaureate Program is a plus. At the Academy, we value the partnerships with families of our students and, as a result, the ability to communicate successfully is a vital skill for a candidate.
As an independent school, our faculty and staff enrich our community by moderating co-curricular, fine arts, and athletic opportunities. As a member of the fine arts department, the PYP/MYP music teacher will support the Middle & Upper School musical and work with our performing ensembles.
Harrisburg Academy does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, familial affiliation, and any other characteristic protected by law. We seek candidates who hope to help foster a school environment where all people are valued and where all perspectives are respected and appreciated.
Current State Police, Child Abuse, FBI clearances, a physical, and a TB test are required. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume by August 19, 2022. Please send all inquiries and application materials via email to Lindsay Bowman, Head of the Middle and Upper Schools, at bowman.L@harrisburgacademy.org
About Harrisburg Academy
Established in 1784 by Harrisburg founder John Harris, Jr., the Academy is one of the first independent schools in America and the flagship private school in Central Pennsylvania. At Harrisburg Academy, an outstanding, forward-thinking, hands-on education is paramount with students engaged on a unique journey of self-discovery, academic achievement, and social growth. Students, preschool through high school, excel in a challenging and diverse curriculum, and are well-rounded scholars and creative artists, exceptional athletes and talented musicians, and globally-minded philanthropists. They benefit from the enormous advantages of a small learning community each and every day that offers stimulating growth to prepare them for 21st Century success to learn boldly and to think analytically, creatively, and innovatively. More information at http://www.harrisburgacademy.org/