ART TEACHER

 

POSITION

ICS is seeking a full-time Art Teacher replacement for August. The successful candidate is highly organized, detail oriented, energetic, committed to urban education, and excited by the challenge of starting at a new school. 

Major Responsibilities:

  • Lead art instruction for 400 students in grades k-4
  • Establish and maintain a safe, effective physical and emotional classroom environment while holding children to high academic and aesthetic standards
  • Develop, utilize (and modify as needed) lesson plans; provide a scope and sequence addressing skill development
  • Coordinate instruction with classroom teachers to extend student knowledge across disciplines
  • Participate and assist in weekly professional development programs
  • Collect and evaluate data on student progress to improve instruction and learning
  • Communicate regularly with families to share student progress and help families support their child most effectively
  • Incorporate feedback from observations by the Principal and other school leaders to grow as a teacher and leader
  • Collaborate to design interventions and extensions for atypical students

Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree (Master’s preferred)
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Dedication to the ICS mission, culture, and values
  • Belief in one’s ability to grow professionally; desire to do so
  • Sense of humor
  • At least two years elementary school teaching experience, preferably in an urban school system
  • Demonstrated ability to engage students and deliver effective instruction
  • Commitment to using data to inform instruction
  • Strong belief in the ability of all children to succeed
  • Highly detail oriented

Valid State Certification is helpful but not required.

To apply please complete the form below and attach a pdf of your resume.

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