Position Title: Music Teacher
Primary Location: Winona Middle School; 2 Sections of Elementary Music at Washington-Kosciusko Elementary School
Assignment Specifications: 0.7fte; 184 days/year; 2022-23 School Year
Group Affiliation/Policy: Teacher
Classification: C-5-1
Exempt Status: Exempt

Responsibilities: The licensed teacher is responsible for delivering and instructing students in instructional material; evaluating and assessing student progress against instructional outcomes and objectives; monitoring and evaluating student behavior; completing due process paperwork; participating in individual education plan meetings with colleagues and parents; participating and collaborating with other instructional professionals, administrators, parents, counselors, and other district personnel concerning student needs, issues and district learning initiatives, curriculum, and building issues.

Qualifications:Qualified candidates will hold a K-12 Music or Instrumental (Band/Orchestra) and Classroom Music, or Vocal and Classroom Music License issued by the Minnesota Professional Educator and Licensing and Standards Board. 

School District and Program Information: At Winona Area Public Schools, we expect excellence, grounded in compassion, to meet the needs of all learners. WAPS has made a commitment to ingrain the qualities necessary for the perpetuation of a democratic society such as cooperation, inclusivity, multiculturalism, and reflective inquiry in all aspects of our work.

The Winona Middle School serves students in grades 5-8 with diverse opportunities for all learners. Programs include but are not limited to Spanish Language Immersion program in grades 5 and 6, AVID, Honors and Accelerated Learning, inquiry-based instruction, and personalized learning with technology. 

All WAPS Elementary Schools incorporate STEM styled learning, with the intentional infusion of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics into the standards based curriculum, and personalized learning with technology.