The mission of Citizens of the World Los Angeles (CWC LA) is to provide a socio-economically, culturally, and racially diverse community of students in Los Angeles with an intellectually challenging, experiential learning environment that develops each student's confidence, potential, and individual responsibility as citizens of the world. CWC schools:
The CWC LA network is growing at a rapid rate and currently enrolls 1,900 students in three high-performing schools, growing to well over 2,000 students over the next several years. CWC LA’s schools rank in the top 8% (English) and 7% (math) out of 758 LAUSD, magnet and charter elementary schools, and all subgroups outperform the district and state. Our schools include:
CWC LA has a Regional Support Office that supports all CWC LA schools. We work with our network partners at Citizens of the World Charter Schools, linking the schools in Los Angeles to CWC schools in other parts of the country.
We are seeking an enthusiastic, skilled and creative Music Teacher to join the CWCLA team of educators. Our Music/Performing Arts teacher will be an important part of our enrichment teaching team, supporting our school in its ability to offer high-quality arts education to our student body.
We aim to provide a music program that has a vocal concentration but also incorporates developmentally-appropriate instruction around rhythm, beat, tempo, movement and improvisation and the playing of xylophones and non-pitched percussive instruments. This teacher can also feel inspired to create other performing arts elements into their curriculum and program (theater, dance, etc.) Additionally, the Music/Performing Arts Teacher will be responsible for planning and facilitating winter and spring musical events on each campus.
The Music/Performing Arts Teacher’s job responsibilities include:
The ideal Music/Performing Arts Teacher will have: