Parsons, the area’s largest child and family service agency, is dedicated to helping families and their children succeed. Parsons believes that every child should have the opportunity to learn and grow in a loving, caring environment.
We are seeking a Music Teacher, to provide music education to children and adolescents grades K-12, in our special education school. Will be responsible for meeting NYS curriculum standards. Must be sensitive to the needs of the ED youth population.
Specific duties include the following:
Create and maintain a therapeutic learning environment
Prepare and implement lesson plans for instructional activities
Provide therapeutic/educational music groups
Prepare all required written reports, assessments, referrals and report cards
Attend classroom meetings, treatment reviews and other case related meetings
Develop and maintain appropriate records which assess progress
Meet with parents and guardians as needed
M.S. preferred in Music Education, Special Education
Experience with children and adolescents with social, emotional and learning and behavior problems, ages 6-18 preferred
NYS certification in special education or equivalent required
Parsons is an EEO/AA Employer – M/F/D/V