Title: Choir Director 

Primary Purpose: 

Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelors degree and valid Texas teaching certificate

Major Responsibilities: 

  • Plan, develop and implement lesson plans that fulfill requirements of the District’s instructional program and show written evidence of preparations as required; prepare lesson plans that reflect accommodations for differences in student abilities and learning styles; linguistically accommodate instruction as appropriate for English language learners; coordinate with special education teachers to modify curricula as needed for special education students according to guidelines established in Individual Education Plans (IEP).
  • Help students analyze and improve study methods and habits; help improve the achievement of all students; conduct ongoing assessment of student achievement through formal and informal testing and provide remediation as appropriate to ensure student mastery; assume responsibility and sponsor extracurricular activities as appropriate.
  • Create a classroom environment conducive to active and successful student learning and appropriate for the physical, social, and emotional development of students; manage student behavior.
  • Establish and maintain effective open communication with students, parents, teachers, and administrators; participate in staff professional development activities.
  • Complete appropriate documentation for students participating in special programs as required by district, state, and federal guidelines.
  • Follow Educator Code of Conduct and all policies, procedures, laws and State/Federal regulations
  • Follow the KISD Handbook and all applicable TAEA, TDEA, TETA, TMEA, and UIL policies.
  • Participate in campus and district fine arts events, and applicable TAEA, TDEA, TETA, TMEA, and UIL events.
  • Perform other duties as assigned 

Special Knowledge/Skills

  • Knowledge of all applicable federal, state, and local laws, guidelines and procedures.
  • Knowledge of all applicable TAEA, TDEA, TETA, TMEA, and UIL guidelines. Knowledge of curriculum and instruction.
  • Knowledge of subjects assigned, including current research. Skill in effectively managing a classroom and student behavior.
  • Skill in communicating effectively with others.
  • Skill in modifying instruction for various student needs. Skill in working with various forms of equipment including, but not limited to, personal computers, calculators, projectors, and printers. 
  • Skill in working with computer tools, including but not limited to, email, internet, word processing and spreadsheets.
  • Skill in working in collaborative teambased environments

Salary

  • SignOn Bonus Competitive Salary 100% paid Employee Insurance Matching Annuity up to 6% Teacher Housing 

Employment Link: 

https://www.kermitisd.org/o/kisd/page/employmentinformation44