Art Teacher, Part-Time


Website Good Shepherd School

Good Shepherd Catholic School is seeking an art teacher who encourages excellence in all students through best practices, and innovative education programs infused with Catholic social teaching.  This is a part-time position with classes scheduled all day on Wednesdays and Fridays.

The art teacher’s responsibilities include sourcing art supplies, preparing lessons, and providing developmentally appropriate instruction on art techniques. Candidate should be able to supervise lessons to ensure that learners interact in a supportive and respectful manner while encouraging creativity and self-expression.

Art Teacher Responsibilities:

·       Planning lessons on art and art history in accordance with students’ learning objectives.

·       Preparing the classroom by gathering and setting up equipment.

·       Developing students’ drawing, coloring, and painting techniques.

·       Providing instruction on the use of media such as graphite and charcoal pencils, as well as oil, acrylic, and watercolor paint.

·       Teaching students about art history.

·       Assigning and grading projects.

·       Recording and reporting on students’ progress.

·       Ensuring that the classroom is clean after each lesson.

·       Monitoring inventory and sourcing art supplies, as needed.

·       Attending faculty and parent-teacher meetings.


Art Teacher Requirements:

·       Bachelor’s degree in fine arts with teaching qualification.

·       Prior experience as an art teacher.

·       Demonstrated excellence in a variety of art techniques.

·       Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

·       Capacity to supervise group work.


Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to school principal, Gail Richardson-Bassett, at