Part-Time Studio Art Teacher

Part-Time Studio Art Teacher

Keystone School has been a haven for bright, motivated students since 1948. A Keystone student is taught to ask questions, to pursue knowledge, and to love learning. We believe that when given the opportunity, encouragement, and means to think more deeply and comprehensively, young people will respond with the enthusiasm and energy to go beyond the demands of a standard curriculum. Within the context of a balanced and supportive environment, our challenging and thoughtful college-preparatory program, enriched with many opportunities for physical, social, creative, and ethical growth, challenges students to develop diligence, inquisitiveness, independence, self-discipline, and responsibility.

Keystone is a nationally recognized, multi-cultural, college-preparatory school where academic excellence and student individuality are honored. Our small, accelerated classes and co-curricular activities prepare our students to succeed academically and socially at the nation’s best colleges and universities.

 

Keystone School seeks a part-time Art Instructor with a start date of August 16, 2020, for the 2021-2022 school year.  We welcome applicants committed to teaching Art in an accelerated, diverse, and inclusive environment. The position requires daily attendance for preparation and instruction from 9:45-11:15 until the conclusion of the school year in late May 2022.

Required qualifications, expectations, and experience include:

  • Kind, supportive, and inspirational teacher who encourages students of all ages to think and work like artists.
  • Establish a safe environment for students grades 10th-12th to take creative risks.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Art or a related field.
  • 3-5 years teaching experience in traditional 2D and 3D mediums.
  • Collaborate with fellow visual arts faculty member to deliver dynamic instruction in Visual Art.
  • Be a passionate and positive team player in the Arts Department.
  • Help students develop a portfolio or work, showcase their original creations throughout campus, and collaborate in curating annual art exhibitions.

Preferred qualifications, expectations, and experience include:

  • Master’s Degree in Art or a related field.

Competitive salary.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three to five references to Head of Upper School Bill Spedding at bspedding@keystoneschool.org by Friday, June 11, 2021.

Keystone School welcomes candidates for admission or employment, regardless of age, race, culture, gender, sexual orientation, religion, socio-economic status, national or ethnic origin, and does not discriminate on the basis of any category protected by law in the administration of any of its programs.

For more information about Keystone School, please visit www.keystoneschool.org