MS Studio Art Instructor & Advisor

The Episcopal School of Dallas
Dallas, TX United States

Purpose: The ideal candidate is an outstanding teacher with a deep understanding of and passion for Art. He/she enjoys working with middle school students, grades 5-8, and has experience masterfully guiding them in the development of their artistic skills. The successful candidate will also facilitate involvement in school exhibitions, Fine Arts festivals, and competitions.

Essential Functions:

  • Teach studio art in the Middle School, delivering instruction aligned with ESD’s Statement of Educational Philosophy.
  • Advise 8-10 students and serve on a grade level team in Middle School
  • Provide support in gallery art installations and art events.
  • Provide integral and varied support, planning, oversight, and communication as an academic advisor.
  • Participate and engage in professional activities and gatherings at team, departmental, divisional, and school-wide levels.
  • Use appropriate technology in support of the curriculum of the twenty-first century global classroom.
  • Communicate effectively with students, parents and colleagues.
  • Keep meaningful and accurate records.
  • Work closely with colleagues and school leaders on the school’s curricular initiatives and implementation of ESD’s strategic plan.
  • Actively seek out professional development and growth opportunities.

Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Abuse Risk Management Standards:

  • Adheres to policies related to boundaries with students.
  • Attends required abuse risk management training.
  • Adheres to procedures related to managing high-risk activities and supervising students.
  • Reports suspicious and inappropriate behaviors.
  • Follows mandated abuse reporting requirements.

Working Environment:

  • Occasional lifting, carrying, pushing, climbing ladders, and/or pulling.
  • Generally 20% sitting, 40% walking and 40% standing.
  • Minimal temperature variations.
  • Generally hazard free environment.

Contact Information

Please apply through the following link.