Gill St. Bernard’s School, located on 208 rolling acres in Gladstone, seeks an outstanding Art Teacher with successful experience teaching a range of elementary and middle school grades. The ideal candidate will have substantial experience with visual arts with an expansive range of media in both two and three dimensions. GSB is an independent, nonsectarian, college preparatory day school for students from Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12.
Candidates should be well versed in a variety of approaches to art instruction and comfortable working in collaborative environments. A passion for working with children ages 4-12 and their parents/guardians, a commitment to lifelong learning, and a sense of humor are essential.
The educator we seek will teach with passion, creativity and enthusiasm and facilitate each child’s artistic growth. The full-time, daily schedule includes supervised indoor and outdoor recess plus regular school duties.
Design and implement a rich and comprehensive visual arts curriculum, aligned with the mission of GSB and employing a wide variety of mediums including technology for students in K through 6th grade
Collaborate with colleagues in order to support their curricula and to integrate arts throughout the overall program, including any school-wide productions
Maintain a safe and joyful environment that supports the highest quality of teaching and learning
Participate in professional development opportunities related to visual arts
Coordinate rotating art displays throughout the campus and ensure that all students are represented in at least one of 2 culminating art shows on an annual basis.
Maintain cooperative and professional communications with the parent community
Participate in other all-school events, trips, and processes as needed or requested by the Head of School and other lead administrators.
A Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education required.
Please direct all inquiries (including a cover letter, current resume, and contact information for three references, via email, to Kyle Armstrong, Middle School Director at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Gill St. Bernard's School prohibits discrimination against and harassment of any employee or any applicant for employment because of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal or state law.