music teacher secondary school




Music teachers at secondary schools provide education to students, commonly children and young adults, in a secondary school setting. They are usually subject teachers, specialised and instructing in their own field of study, music. They prepare lesson plans and materials, monitor the students’ progress, assist individually when necessary, and evaluate the students’ knowledge and performance on the subject of music through assignments, tests and examinations.

Alternative label

  • teacher of music in high school

  • secondary school music tutor

  • secondary school music teacher

  • high-school music teacher

  • teacher of music in secondary schools

  • music teacher in high school

  • music tutor secondary school

  • high school music tutor

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