Teacher of Primary Music, Singapore

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UWC South East Asia - EASTSingapore
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Start date: August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

The Post

UWCSEA has a vacancy for August 2019 at its East Campus for an experienced Primary School Music teacher who is an accomplished choir director and/or skilled vocalist.

Person specification

  • A good degree and a recognized teaching qualification or certification are expected.
  • Teachers should be willing and eager to participate in the five key elements of a UWCSEA education: Academics; Activities; Outdoor Education; Personal and Social Education and Service
  • Academic expectations include enthusiastic participation in Professional Learning
  • On average the College expects a yearly contribution of two sessions per week in each season to Activities and/or Service.
  • The College expects that teachers will participate enthusiastically in the curricular Outdoor Education experiences which are relevant to their students and will also occasionally volunteer for holiday Outdoor Education trips.
  • A commitment to diversity and inclusion is essential alongside a willingness to adapt and develop pedagogy to meet the needs of our learners

Main Responsibilities

  • Teach general Primary Music classes (ages 4-11 years old) in a concept-based learning environment.
  • Work collaboratively with the Primary Music team to plan lessons and further develop the curriculum.
  • Be actively involved in the wide and varied Music Activities Programme on offer.
  • Work collaboratively to assist students in sharing their learning through performances and productions.
  • Work with a high degree of flexibility and be positive towards taking on a variety of roles and responsibilities across age groups in a complex and dynamic department.
  • Be willing to teach a variety of musical styles and cultures.
  • Lead vocal pedagogy within the Primary School.
  • Communicate with students and parents through online learning platforms.

We are committed to safeguarding our students. Anyone applying for a position at the College must be willing to undergo employment background checks and screening appropriate to the post.

The closing date for applications is 12:00 pm [Singapore Time], 19 October 2018.

For  further details of the vacancy and to apply (you must complete the online application form on the UWCSEA page to be considered), please click here



Job location

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Address: East Campus, 1 Tampines Street 73, 528704, Singapore
Telephone: +65 6305 5344