Art Teacher, Part-Time

Melissa Castro

Website Mount St. Michael Catholic School

PK3-8 Catholic Classical School

Mount St. Michael is seeking a part-time art teacher to complement the Classical Curriculum by exposing the students to great works of art and artists.

The art teacher plans, guides, and evaluates the learning process of students through art expression and art history. The art teacher will collaborate with the classroom teacher to coincide with the history time period being studied.  This position reports to the principal and has decision-making responsibilities within the framework of school policies, philosophy, organization, and curriculum.

Art Teacher Responsibilities:

  • Plan art lessons in collaboration with the history teacher and studying the Master Artists
  • Cultivates a classroom atmosphere conducive to learning
  • Maintains classroom management
  • Communicates professionally and in a timely manner with parents
  • Plans instruction carefully and implements effectively
  • Evaluates and grades students’ work
  • Cooperates with the principal and staff in the planning and development of curriculum
  • Performs duties as requested by the principal
  • Instructs the seventh and eighth graders to “write” an Icon.

Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in fine arts with teaching qualification
  • Prior experience as an art teacher
  • Demonstrates excellence in a variety of art techniques
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Melissa Castro, Principal at m.castro@msmcatholic.org.