St. Paul Academy and Summit School (SPA) is a coeducational, non-sectarian, college preparatory day school serving more than 925 students in grades K-12. Though located in St. Paul, Minnesota, SPA draws students from Minneapolis and the surrounding communities. For additional information, please visit our website at www.spa.edu.
St. Paul Academy and Summit School is seeking an art teacher to teach art to elementary aged students at its Goodrich Campus. This is a full-time position that begins August 1, 2017. Candidates should have experience teaching elementary art and should be able to work proficiently with a variety of media including drawing, painting, printmaking and ceramic sculpture with a working knowledge of firing an electric kiln. A willingness and ability to collaborate with colleagues on special interdisciplinary projects and excellent written and oral communication skills are essential. Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate excellence in and a love for teaching young children, have had Responsive Classroom training, have a passion for personal expression and actively participate in the arts.
Candidates are expected to support the mission of SPA and the vision of the Lower School, as well as to contribute to the school outside the classroom.
Interested candidates should apply online at www.spa.edu/employment. Please submit the following information with your application to be considered: letter of interest, resume, statement of teaching philosophy, transcripts and a list of references.
SPA is committed to diversity and equal opportunity.