Crystal Springs Uplands School, a coeducational independent day school in Hillsborough, California serving students in grades 6-12 on two campuses is seeking an enthusiastic, creative, dynamic, and collaborative part-time Graphic Design teacher to teach 7th grade at its Middle School campus in Belmont, California. The graphic design class meets three times a week, for one hour each, with extra set-up and clean-up required. The ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of teaching experience, and have knowledge of middle level learners. We are a school that lives its mission: At CSUS, we inspire motivated learners to lead meaningful lives in a rapidly changing world. Our intimate collaborative community encourages students to pursue passions, explore new interests, build confidence, develop compassion and thrive in an environment of academic excellence.
More specifically, we are looking for candidates who are middle school centric, that is, candidates who:
Love working with middle school-aged children Possess demonstrated success/effectiveness with 11-13 year olds Are able to differentiate and teach to multiple learning styles Have a sense of playfulness and are eager to collaborate with a grade-level team See connections between disciplines for cross-curricular lessons Incorporate teaching practices and curriculum development, which are developmentally appropriate and culturally responsive and competent
We are also looking for candidates who:
Can cover the fundamentals of design and color theory, while working with traditional and digital mediums Have a strong background in art and middle school edcuation Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign is a plus Possess a college degree in a related discipline Have 1-3 years of teaching experience Have an understanding of and appreciation for the unique qualities of an independent school, and a willingness to be involved in all aspects of the CSUS community. Attend faculty meetings, school assemblies and community events as scheduled
Please submit cover letter and résumé to Christy Dillon, Assistant Head of School (email: firstname.lastname@example.org by mail: Crystal Springs Uplands School, 400 Uplands Drive, Hillsborough, CA 94010. No phone calls please.
1-3 years of experience
degree in related discipline
Additional Salary Information: salary is based on years of experience and educational degrees
About Crystal Springs Uplands School
Crystal Springs Uplands School, a coeducational independent day school in Hillsborough, California, located on the Bay Area Peninsula serving 350 students in grades 6-12. As an institution committed to diversity we encourage minority candidates to apply.