We are seeking a passionate and dedicated High School Art Teacher to inspire and educate students in the creative world of visual arts. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in art education, the ability to engage and motivate high school students, and a commitment to fostering a positive and inclusive learning environment. As a High School Art Teacher, you will be responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive art curriculum, guiding students in exploring various art forms, and nurturing their artistic talents. Classes may include Art 1, Sculpture, and Advanced Studio Art with the potential growth of AP classes.
Curriculum Development: Design and develop a comprehensive art curriculum that aligns with state and national standards while allowing for creativity and personal expression.
Instruction: Provide engaging and effective instruction in a variety of art disciplines, including drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, digital media, and other forms of visual arts. The course load involves covering five sections.
Classroom Management: Create a safe and inclusive classroom environment that promotes creativity, mutual respect, and collaboration among students.
Assessment: Implement various assessment methods to evaluate student progress and provide timely feedback on their artwork.
Individualized Support: Identify and address the unique needs and talents of each student, providing additional guidance and resources as necessary.
Materials and Resources: Manage art supplies and resources efficiently, ensuring that the classroom is well-equipped for various artistic projects.
Extracurricular Activities: Encourage student participation in art-related extracurricular activities and clubs, such as art exhibitions and contests.
Professional Development: Stay updated on the latest art education techniques, technologies, and trends by participating in professional development opportunities.
Parent and Community Engagement: Foster open communication with parents and engage with the local community to promote the arts and showcase students' work.
Maintain Records: Keep accurate records of student progress, attendance, and artwork for reporting and planning purposes.
Mission: Uphold the missions of Rice Memorial and the Roman Catholic Diocese of Burlington
Competitive salary and benefits package.
Opportunities for professional development and growth.
Positive and collaborative work environment.
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Bachelor's or Master's degree in Art Education or a related field.
State teaching certification and licensure as an Art Teacher preferred
Strong passion for art education and a deep understanding of art history and various art forms.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills for building positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues.
Proficiency in using various art tools, software, and equipment.
Classroom management and teaching experience, especially at the high school level.
Patience, flexibility, and a creative approach to teaching and problem-solving.
Previous teaching experience at the high school level is preferred.
Experience in curriculum development and implementation.
Familiarity with diverse teaching methodologies and assessment strategies.