Experience success
on another level.

Job Details

Special Education Music Teacher

Green Tree School & Services is a non-profit state-licensed agency that provides education, therapeutic and clinical support to children with autism disorder and severe emotional disabilities. At Green Tree School & Services, all students are instructed based on their IEP goals and the appropriate state standards as defined but the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

Do you have a passion for education and being a part of a mission-driven organization?  Do you want to join a fast-growing company with excellent benefits, such as tuition reimbursement, generous paid time off, and so much more?

Green Tree School & Services is seeking a Special Education Music Teacher. This is a full-time, ten-month position to provide general classroom music instruction for students with Autistic Spectrum Disorders, serious Emotional disturbances or development delays.  In this position, the music teacher provides the use of real-life applications and simulations to instruct students in the analysis and interpretation of material being presented; instructs the use of tools, materials, processes and applications of technology, including pertinent software applications, in the development of lessons; and uses formal and informal classroom assessments. 

Responsibilities: 

Instruction and Assessment: 

  • Teach music courses to students including voice, tone, tempo, and rhythm skills 
  • Conduct music classes according to rules and regulations established by the Board of Education. 
  • Develop and maintain an effective music educational program for students. 
  • Understand potentials and skills of each student and guide individual students according to their skills. 
  • Collaborate with school administration to organize musical programs for civic and school productions 
  • Support the goals, vision, and mission of the district 
  • Establish and maintain effective relationships with students, parents, and colleagues. 
  • Promote a positive learning environment that includes behavior management techniques appropriate to the needs of all students 
  • Develop lessons that include differentiation techniques 
  • Facilitate and inspire student learning and creativity 
  • Evaluate and grade students’ class work, assignments, projects, etc. 
  • Maintain and monitor student usage of music equipment 
  • Work collaboratively with the Special Education Assistant Director to continually develop effective lesson plans using music instruments 
  • Assist in the maintenance and upkeep of the music room to include all musical equipment  
  • Perform duties assigned by the administration in accordance with GTSS policies, practices, and procedures 
  • Develop innovative lessons to challenge 21st-century learners 

BENEFITS 

Eligible Green Tree School Employees will receive competitive pay and benefits including: 

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Health Savings Account (HSA) 
  • Company-paid Short and Long-Term Disability and Life Insurance 
  • Voluntary Life, Hospital, and Accident Coverage  
  • Generous paid time off and paid holidays 
  • Tuition reimbursement 
  • 401K with 100% vested company contribution 
  • Healthcare, dependent care, and commuter Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) 
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) 
  • Wellness Incentive Program 
  • Employee Discount Program 
  • Rewards program which allows you to earn points to purchase items 

 

Green Tree School & Services is a non-profit state-licensed agency that provides education, therapeutic and clinical support to children with autism disorder and severe emotional disabilities. At Green Tree School & Services, all students are instructed based on their IEP goals and the appropriate state standards as defined but the Pennsylvania Department of Education. 

 

Green Tree School & Services is proud to be an equal opportunities employer and embraces diversity in the workplace. We are also committed to providing a drug-free, safe workplace for our employees and the students we serve. For more information about Green Tree School & Services careers and benefits, please visit our website www.greentreeschool.org 

To view all our open opportunities, please visit our career site at https://newstoryjobs.com/.   

If you are a current New Story employee, please apply through the UKG system. Click here, log in, and navigate to “Open Opportunities” to search and apply for current open opportunities.