The Chicago Academy for the Arts (www.chicagoacademyforthearts.org), one of the premier arts high schools in the United States, seeks a full-time English teacher for the 2017-2018 school year.
The teaching assignment will include a variety of English literature courses. The ideal candidate will have several years or more of teaching experience at the high school level, a master’s degree, and a teaching license.
Successful teachers at The Academy are intensely passionate about their subject area and its pedagogy, committed to ongoing communication with parents and colleagues, believers in the ethos of independent schools, and have the interest, energy, and ability to uphold a rigorous college-preparatory curriculum.
Established in 1981, the Chicago Academy for the Arts is a nationally recognized, internationally influential independent high school acclaimed for its successful academic model and intellectually savvy graduates. Designated a National School of Distinction by the John F. Kennedy Center, The Academy transforms emerging artists through a curriculum and culture which connect intellectual curiosity, ...critical thinking, and creativity to impart the skills to lead and collaborate across diverse communities.