Milton Academy, established in 1798, is an independent coeducational national boarding and day school, serving 1,000 students in grades K-12 on a 125-acre campus eight miles south of Boston.
Milton Academy is seeking a part-time Director for the Nesto Gallery who can also teach Milton’s History of Art course and teach courses in the Visual Arts department. Qualified candidates will have a demonstrated ability to work in a diverse community. The position will begin in September 2019.
Candidates must have a strong background in art history and the teaching of a history of art survey course, as well as experience managing a contemporary art gallery, encompassing the establishment of policy, the soliciting, mounting and organizing exhibitions in conjunction with the department chair, and managing day-to-day operations. Candidates should possess general experience with studio arts media and the ability to teach studio arts foundations classes in drawing, design, painting, ceramics and/or sculpture and photography/digital-imaging. Candidates should also have a lively interest in pedagogy, innovative uses of technology, and the most contemporary trends in art creation.
Candidates will be expected to embrace educational themes that define Milton Academy. These include a commitment to diversity, to academic excellence, and to the value of individuality in the context of community. Additional duties may include advising a student activity and/or coaching a team sport or intramural athletics and serving on faculty committees.
Practicing artists with experience teaching art at the secondary school level and who hold a degree in Visual Arts preferred.
Milton Academy welcomes candidates who would add to the racial, cultural and gender balance of the School community. Milton Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Interested candidates should apply online at https://www.milton.edu/about/careers-at-milton/how-to-apply/.
About Milton Academy
Milton Academy, established in 1798, is an independent coeducational national and international boarding and day school, serving 1,000 students in grades K-12, on a 125-acre campus eight miles south of Boston.