Secondary Music Teacher / Band Coordiantor

Tyndale Christian School

Applications Close: 31 May 2024

Commencement Date: 15 Jul 2024

Description

About our school

Tyndale is a preschool to Year 12 co-educational school located in Blacktown, Sydney.  At Tyndale we believe that God has given parents the responsibility for the nurture of their children according to the Word of the Lord.  Tyndale is therefore committed to partnering with parents in the Christian education of their children by equipping students to be disciples of Jesus through Christ-centred Biblical education.

About the role

We are seeking suitably qualified and committed Music Teachers to fulfil the ongoing full-time position of Secondary Music Teacher/Band Coordinator at our School, starting on 15 July 2024.  We strongly encourage experienced teachers to apply for this position.

In this role, you will collaborate with instrumental tutors and classroom teachers to provide high-quality Performing Arts education.  This includes public performances and special events.  The position reports to both the Creative and Performing Arts Coordinator and the Head of Secondary, and encompasses responsibilities in teaching, co-curricular music activities, and curriculum development.

Essential Criteria

  • Christian of a Reformed/Evangelical persuasion, who is an active member of a Reformed/Evangelical church
  • Whole-heartedly subscribe to our School’s Educational Creed
  • Possess NESA Teacher’s Accreditation
  • Valid Working With Children Check (WWCC)
  • Enthusiasm for engaging students in meaningful learning experiences
  • Passion for Christian Education
  • Experienced musician
  • Confident in the use of technology in the classroom
  • Curious and tenacious learner with a passion for motivating students to be likewise
  • Desire to deliver high-quality music classes to Secondary students that promote a love for music
  • Desire to engage in a dynamic staff learning environment where the honing of one’s teaching practice is encouraged and facilitated

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience in teaching Stage 6 Music 1 and Music 2
  • Willingness to Coordinate Tyndale’s school band and co-curricular music groups
  • Experience in leading and conducting instrumental/vocal ensembles – e.g. the school choir, worship band, etc.
  • Have an integrated understanding of the interaction between one’s faith and teaching
  • Engage in School Performing Arts events and display consistent support for the School through visible involvement in School life (e.g. Creative and Performing Arts Showcase nights, annual Carol service)
  • Work as a team member of the Creative and Performing Arts department to foster collaboration and creativity
  • For more information about working at Tyndale, please click here to see a copy of our Staff Recruitment Booklet.

Tyndale is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety, welfare and wellbeing of children and young people.  The successful applicant, therefore, will need to hold and maintain a valid NSW Working with Children Check in accordance with the Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012 (NSW).

To apply for this position, please click ‘Apply’ and follow the prompts to submit an online application.

For further information, please phone the Principal’s EA on (02) 8811 7800.

Applications close on Friday, 31 May 2024

To apply for this job please visit careers.tyndale.edu.au.

For enquiries please contact Chris on 0288117800 or [email protected]

To apply for this job please visit careers.tyndale.edu.au.

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