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Posted: Friday, January 5, 2018 12:03 AM


Dwight School is currently looking for a part time art teacher to join our vibrant visual arts team. We are seeking a results-driven educator who is passionate about art instruction and about educating the whole child. The educator would be responsible for the delivery of a varied art curriculum, which would incorporate elements of art history as a supplement to the creative process.

Responsibilities for this position:

Build a classroom culture in which students love art
Inspire a love of art through teaching a variety of art styles and techniques
Collaborate with Art Teachers across the K – 12 school, to build a world-class art program
Develop a strong scope and sequence that will expose to students to a variety of forms of art
Engage students in the creative process and cultivate their talents while deepening their knowledge and understanding of art, design, and art history
Collaborate in producing regular art exhibitions and assemblies for students to showcase their work
Share responsibility for various, art-related, after school activities
Differentiate instructional techniques to meet the diverse needs of students

Qualifications and Competencies for this position:

Bachelor’s Degree or higher from an accredited institution
A passion for art and learning
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
The desire to join a collaborative, team-oriented school culture
Prior knowledge of the IB curriculum would be a plus
Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter via e-mail to Amanda Thompson, Head of the Visual Arts, at with the heading “Part-Time Art Teacher.”

Dwight School’s goal is to achieve and maintain equal employment opportunities. It is also the policy of Dwight School to maintain a work environment free from discrimination based on race, color, religious creed, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran/military status, marital status or other status protected by federal or state law, with regards to any term or condition of employment.

• Location: Manhattan, New York

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