Would you like to be part of ART + Academy’s team?
ART + Academy is always looking for great teachers.
Could this be you?
ART + Academy is looking for an energizing, joyful, and caring art teacher that has a passion for providing high quality drawing and painting instruction.
Do you love art and teach it to share the joy you find with your students? Do you nurture your students with kindness, respect and encouragement? Are you a teacher who strives for excellence through continued personal learning? Do you believe that art opens the door to self-confidence and imagination? If so, we would love to hear from you.
Our Teaching Team loves to exceed the expectations of our students and we aim to create cherished memories with each of them, as well as with their families in our studio.
- Welcoming, kind, nurturing teacher with a genuine love for teaching.
- ART related bachelor degree and art teaching experience.
- The ability to build connections with students, parents, and other teaching team members.
- Experienced and confident leading and engaging a class.
- Experienced planning for progressive learning and taking students to the next skill level.
- A desire for personal growth, learning, and furthering continued professional development.
- Year-long teaching commitment.
- Reliable, professional and accountable.
- Confident with online systems for general administrative tasks.
Brief Description of the Position:
ART + Academy offers classes Monday through Saturday. Most of the classes during the week are held in after-school hours and evenings. We are flexible and we can accommodate a part-time schedule that you prefer. You can choose to work for just a couple hours during the week or up to 20 hours per week.
The classes are small (maximum of eight students per class) and divided by age groups. We consider the teacher’s preferences for selecting age groups. Our students range as young as 4 years old to adults.
ART + Academy’s teaching team is friendly, warm, encouraging, and enjoys working as part of a supportive team as well as and individually. To thrive in this role, you will need enthusiasm, creativity, a sense of fun, and the ability to engage, enchant, and connect with students and their families.
At ART + Academy we pride ourselves on providing an encouraging, inspiring, and inclusive environment for teachers, students, and their families.
Qualifications and Experience:
Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree, strong drawing and painting skills, with previous and demonstrable teaching experience. Mastery of different media is a plus. Experience with developing lesson plans is highly desirable. We require that all instructors are great communicators, timely, responsible, committed, and passionate about teaching art.
Send your CV, link to your portfolio and a Cover Letter outlining why you think you would be perfect for this position to firstname.lastname@example.org. We prefer that your portfolio includes your own art and/or your students’ artwork. We can’t wait to hear from you!