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Music Instructor


In collaboration with the program director, school principal and other key stakeholders, the Music Instructor will lead the planning, development, and implementation of the music component of the WHEDco MS ExTRA Extended School Day Program at The Highbridge Green School with special attention to activities that will promote literacy, social justice understanding and cultural competencies.


• Design, develop and implement the music program for students in grades 6 to 8, offering participants opportunities to develop an interest and mastery of the art form
• Lead, supervise and provide guidance to program participants in that elective four (4) times per week
• Create lesson plan; select necessary supplies
• Attend all required staff/planning meetings
• Take on special assignments which pertain to the goals and objectives of the MS ExTRA program
• Encourage and lead projects related to music that foster academic, cultural and artistic growth
• Maintain Observation and Incidents logs for group
• Assist students with homework during scheduled homework period


• Minimum two years professional experience working with children in a classroom, after school, or community based environment leading/organizing activities. Substantial volunteer work will be considered
• Familiarity with literacy and whole language teaching methodology desirable
• Able to work late afternoons and/or evenings
• Well organized, able to work both independently and collaboratively


• Demonstrated interest in the field of education, child development or literacy preferred
• Current, active college enrollment or college degree preferred
• Previous work experience in low-income communities preferred

Excellent benefits and competitive salary based on experience. WHEDco is an equal opportunity employer.

To respond, send a cover letter and resume to one of the following: Email: Mail: WHEDco, 50 East 168th Street, Bronx, NY 10452 Attn: Tiffany Stewart, Coordinator of Education and Youth Development

About Organization:
The Women’s Housing and Economic Development Corporation (WHEDco), a Bronx-based nonprofit, seeks a Group Leader to join its Education and Youth Department. WHEDco is a community development organization founded on the radically simple idea that all people deserve healthy, vibrant communities. We build award-winning, sustainable, affordable homes – but our work is not over when our buildings are complete. WHEDco believes that to be successful, affordable housing must be anchored in strong communities that residents can be proud of. WHEDco’s mission is to give the South Bronx access to all the resources that create thriving neighborhoods – from high-quality early education and after-school programs, to fresh, healthy food, cultural programming, and economic opportunity. See for more information.

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, color, religion, age, disability, veteran.



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