Ensworth is now accepting applications for a Middle School art teacher for the 2019-2020 school year. This is a 10-month faculty position reporting to the Head of Middle School. Qualified candidates must have earned a bachelor's degree or higher in art from an accredited college or university. Prior teaching experience is required as is a portfolio of personal work.
Ensworth is looking for an energetic, experienced, and community oriented Middle School Art teacher who will be responsible for developing in each student an interest in and ability for creative expression in visual terms by using skills and techniques of artistic expression; developing students’ aesthetic understandings and appreciations; discovering and developing the talents of students in the field of art.
Ensworth is a kindergarten through twelfth grade, coeducational independent school. The School promotes academic excellence and inspires students to be intellectually curious, to use their talents to the fullest, to be people of integrity, and to be contributors to society. Located on two campuses in Nashville, Tennessee, Ensworth enrolls approximately 1,140 students and serves families in more than 50 zip codes. Ensworth is recognized among the leading independent schools in the nation. The school’s challenging academic program is embedded in a culture of support and encouragement and reflects a commitment to the core skills of observation, collaboration, communication, analysis, questioning, evaluation, and most importantly, the application of knowledge. Graduates have the adaptability, resilience, and resourcefulness necessary for success in the 21st century and are not only prepared to meet the demands of the future but are also imbued with a sense of purpose and service to others. Ensworth School is an extraordinary place to work and seeks employees who are passionate about learning and motivated by the opportunity to awaken that passion in students.