We have an opening for a Visual Arts and Textiles teacher responsible for Grades 1 – 8 for the 2019-2020 school year. The Primary & Middle school art teacher will:
Develop and refine students’ artistic practice.
Broaden students’ knowledge and understanding of numerous artistic processes, techniques, and media.
Support students’ connections to their unique self-expression, emotions, and concepts.
Have freedom & flexibility to integrate their individual artistic expression into the classroom and curriculum.
Our new art teacher will benefit from an exceptionally strong curriculum built by our founding art teacher, providing an excellent foundation for exploration and individual authorship. This position reports to the Head of School with support and mentoring from the founding art teacher.
About Our School
International School Campus is a young, planned network of international schools with our flagship school located just outside of Hamburg, Germany. We affectionately call ourselves “The Human School”—a nickname our teachers adopted after one of our summer institute sessions. We place equal emphasis on Social-Emotional Learning and 21st Century Skill development, and we’re building a pedagogical approach that provides ample room for teacher autonomy and innovation. As a 3-year old school, you have a unique opportunity to join our team at a point in time where many of the most difficult start-up challenges are solved yet myriad opportunities remain for your own authorship of our program.
What We Look For
At ISC, we’ve set out to build school that insists on innovation, collaboration, and excellence. Our culture is marked by a “work hard – play hard” atmosphere. Our teachers identify with and adhere to the ISC Spirit: Teach Your Heart Out, Never Stop Learning, All Hands on Deck, & Lead With Love. We are looking for teachers who are ready to jump into our work with both feet, bringing an entrepreneurial approach and work ethic to support the growth of our young, exciting school.
Teaching certification with minimum two years remaining validity (OR Master's degree in related field)
1-3 years teaching experience in art or studio related contexts.
Experience in Project Based Learning
Experience in Curriculum Design
Please email a current CV and a letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: We offer a relocation stipend for relocations over 250km from the school.