Visual Arts Teacher
School: The Friends School of Atlanta
Available Position: Teacher
The Friends School of Atlanta has an immediate opening for a part-time (27 hours/week) Visual Arts Teacher. The Visual Arts Teacher is responsible for art classes for students PreK3 through 8th grades. The FSA arts program maintains an active learning environment that is engaging to a diverse student body. The Visual Arts Teacher should be comfortable teaching a wide variety of 2D and 3D art forms, be an excellent collaborator with students and faculty and seek to integrate technology to expand the possibilities of artistic expression.
The Friends School of Atlanta classrooms are inclusive. The student body represents a wide spectrum of learning styles. Successful teachers engage students using teaching methods and strategies that are creative and individualized. A Bachelor’s degree in education is required. Ideal candidates will hold a Masters degree in visual arts education and have several years of teaching experience. Please do not contact the school by telephone but do email a resume, statement of
educational philosophy and three professional references to:
The Friends School of Atlanta is an independent, co-educational Quaker school providing an education to 185 students in a PreK3 through eighth grade program. Our mission is to provide challenging academics in a diverse environment, drawing on the Quaker values of simplicity, peace, integrity, community, equality and stewardship to empower our students to go out into the world with conscience, conviction and compassion.
The Friends School of Atlanta continues a 330-year Quaker tradition of education based on the belief that there is that of God or goodness in every person. We believe that all students have within themselves unique capacities for learning and achievement. The learning program provides opportunities for students to achieve their highest academic levels. In a supportive learning environment, students develop their capacities through independent thought, service and responsible action, thereby fostering life-long learning, self-confidence and respect for others.
Contact name: Visual Arts Teacher Search Committee
Contact email address: email@example.com