Washington Preparatory School is an International Baccalaureate Candidate school growing from a middle school to a 6-12 school with a 20-25% population of international students. As we grow, we are looking for an accomplished, highly qualified, teacher to join our faculty. The exact description of the position will depend on the qualifications and background of the successful candidate.

 

Washington Preparatory opened our doors in September 2018. We are in the process of building an extensive new campus. This is an opportunity for you to participate, with a few other highly qualified faculty, in the creation and application of a new, unique school culture and curriculum. It is a demanding, exciting, creative place to be. If you are the successful candidate, you will grow professionally, and it will be rewarding.

 

We are currently hiring for 2019-2020 school year, the following part-time teaching positions:

 

Part-Time Visual Art Teacher

Washington Preparatory School is seeking an exceptional part-time Visual Art Teacher who is highly qualified and knowledgeable to join our community of teachers, learners and leaders. The ideal candidates will demonstrate the ability to deliver instruction based upon best available research and practices in teaching and learning.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS & DUTIES:

-A Bachelor’s degree or above in art education.
-Previous teaching experience preferred.
-Sets ambitious learning goals for all students, creates cognitively demanding tasks, and models the belief that that all students can master challenging material through effective effort.
-Assesses students’ understanding regularly with ambitious learning goals in mind and takes ownership of making necessary adjustments to instruction to reach goals.
-Demonstrated desire and ability to work and communicate effectively with staff, students and parents from diverse cultural backgrounds.

 

SKILLS:

-Organizational skills and comfort using a wide variety of art media, technology and approaches.
-Ability to integrate art concepts, artwork, art history, styles, and aesthetics with classroom units, concepts, and themes.
-Strong skills in leadership, organization, and instructional strategies including assessment of student learning.

 

Thank you for your interest in Washington Preparatory School. To be considered for a position, please email your cover letter and resume in PDF format to mwatson@waprep.org