BERKSHIRE HILLS REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT

Great Barrington    Stockbridge   West Stockbridge

06/11/2019 (internal posting), 06/19/2019 (advertised posting)

The Berkshire Hills Regional School District (BHRSD) is looking for an exceptional teacher to fill an opening for next school year (2019/2020).  BHRSD is a progressive community that values student engagement and learning for each student with demonstrated commitment to the arts & music.

Position:                 Music Teacher – K-12   (Instrumental Instructor & Band Ensemble Director K-12)

Schools:         Muddy Brook Elementary, Monument Valley Middle & Monument Mountain Regional High Schools

Exceptional candidates will:  Be experienced in working with students of all ages; Demonstrate a passion for developing the whole child & support growth mindsets, infusing social-emotional learning, implementing restorative practice and connect families to their child’s learning; Insist on building diverse & inclusive classrooms where all students can learn from one another & thrive; Collaborate with colleagues to building authentic interdisciplinary units of study that culminate in exceptional student work products; Commit to creating a student centered environment-where all students are seen, heard & valued; Have passions outside the classroom & be eager to share their interest with children, families & colleagues; Approaches challenges & change with a positive outlook focused on finding solutions & solving problems!

Qualifications / Requirements:      MA Certified or Certifiable in the area of assignment; College degree in the general area to which the teacher is assigned.

Candidate will possess strong instrumental proficiency; Demonstrated interest in  continuing to build strong band ensembles for elementary school through high school; demonstrated knowledge of, concern for, and success in work with students of varying needs, talents & abilities; demonstrated success in communicating effectively & constructively with students, colleagues & parents in the development and delivery of child-centered instruction; demonstrated success in developing engaging instruction aligned with the Massachusetts Frameworks & standards in designated area of instruction; demonstrated success in working in teams; other qualifications as established by the District. 

Starting Date:      August 26, 2019

Application Deadline Date: June 27, 2019 

Send Application, Transcripts, Certification Info, Resume, Letter of Interest, & 3 Current Written Letters of Reference to:      Human Resources Department, Berkshire Hills Regional School District, P.O. Box 617, 50 Main Street, Stockbridge, MA 01262 (413) 298-4017 ext. 719, doreen.twiss@bhrsd.org

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER:  The Berkshire Hills Regional School District Does Not Discriminate On The Basis of Race, Color, Age, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender, Gender Identity, Homelessness, Religion, National Origin or Disabilities; (Chapter 622, Title IX and Sec. 504 Regs.)