DCI is hiring a full time Visual Arts Instructor. To apply, complete the linked employment application (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSful1ipMgz9GRMQL0zOxyTbPGgdMPkIsWMGixMA2DN0OrjSlA/viewform), and be prepared to upload a copy of your cover letter, resume, sample lesson plan, and sample assessment. You will need to pass a background check. No phone calls please.
Position Overview: This teaching position entails instructional and planning responsibilities for providing IB Art education to students at DCI during the school year. This content could be taught in English as well as in Spanish, French, or Chinese.
Salary: Starting salary is determined by education and years of relevant experience. Teacher salaries range from $56,100 - $96,000.
Qualifications: A Master's Degree in secondary education or this content area is preferred (Bachelor's Degree is required). Able to meet HQT requirements under NCLB. Previous experience teaching in this content area is strongly preferred. Experience with 1:1 technology a plus.
Ability to teach visual arts forms such as ceramics, drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking, and lens-based processes.
Deliver exceptional visual arts instruction, through immersion methods, to diverse learners while focusing on francophone culture and arts.
Plan curriculum using a deep understanding of, and integration with, the IB Art curriculum framework.
Advise students, including teach an advisory class using our advisory curriculum, and support other aspects of the school’s instructional program.
Ability to handle the intensity required to work in a high-performing charter school, and remain organized, responsible, and accountable.
Ability to proactively manage the classroom learning environment in accordance with the school’s discipline approach to maximize student engagement and learning.
Ability to accept and implement feedback received for real-time improvement.
Interest and desire to engage in the IB MYP and language immersion.
Ability to do the professional development work needed to deliver instruction at a high level.
Collaborate with general and special educators, coordinators, and leadership.
High degree of communication through a variety of mediums with parents and students.
Embrace French, Spanish, and Chinese cultures by leading and participating in cultural activities for faculty and students.
Ensure that our 1:1 Chromebooks program is implemented effectively for students by infusing technology into instruction.
Other duties as assigned.