Location: DC, Washington
Type: Full Time
Maret School is looking for an inspiring and engaging visual art teacher who reflects Maret's mission and core values. Maret seeks candidates who are lifelong learners and who have experience differentiating instructional strategies, strong communication skills, and a facility and nimbleness with technology.
Candidates must have a demonstrated commitment to equity and inclusion in their work. The position includes one or more community responsibilities, serves as an advisor to Upper School students, and is supervised by the Chair of the Visual Art Department.
The successful candidate will:
- Have experience teaching film and digital photography and Adobe Creative Suite; experience with art publication and yearbook is a plus;
- Display excellent classroom management skills and enthusiasm for working with Upper School students;
- Be committed to professional development and collaboration with colleagues across disciplines;
- Exhibit a deep passion for teaching and working with students of all ages and differing strengths;
- Have a master’s degree (preferred)
Maret’s dynamic community and campus in the midst of Washington, DC, create a unique learning environment for students from Kindergarten through Grade 12. Expert teachers inspire students to think both creatively and analytically, seek out multiple perspectives, work hard, and make time for joy as they tackle our challenging curriculum or set out on a new artistic or athletic path. The school’s mission and core values guide all that we do and provide a strong foundation for lifelong learning, responsible citizenship, and achievement.
Our community strives for equity and inclusion in every aspect of school life. Maret School stands firmly behind the principle that the admission of students, the employment of faculty, the operation of programs, and the governance of the School be open to all who are qualified regardless of race, ethnicity, color, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, or creed. We believe that this principle is both firmly grounded in the spirit of American democracy and in keeping with the civil responsibilities of an independent school.
All adults on campus are role models for our students and are considered part of the faculty. Every Maret employee must abide by our code of conduct. All candidates must be fully vaccinated for COVID.
To apply, please send a cover letter and re?sume? BY EMAIL ONLY to email@example.com. Unfortunately, we will not be able to respond personally to every applicant. You will hear from us only if your experience matches our current needs.
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About Maret School
Maret is a vibrant K-12 independent school in Washington, DC and enrolls 650 students. Maret is a mission-driven school that ignites our students' potential and builds community that is equitable and inclusive.