Preschool - Third Grade Art Teacher, Maternity Leave Position (February - June 2018)
Chatham Day School, a coeducational preschool through grade eight independent school in Chatham, New Jersey is currently seeking an Art Teacher for a maternity leave replacement for February through June, 2018. The Preschool - Third Grade Art Teacher is responsible for providing a stimulating and developmentally-appropriate educational environment in accordance with the School’s mission and philosophy.
Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in art, art education, or related field and preferably a master’s degree. Minimum of 3-5 years art teaching experience and a desire to work in a collaborative, collegial community. Experience in independent schools is a plus.
Job Description: Plan and implement engaging and thoughtful art lessons for early childhood through lower school students; Communicate with families regarding student progress and write end-of-semester reports; Create a supportive and caring classroom environment in which students can learn, express themselves, and interact positively with one another; Coordinate and communicate with the current art teacher to facilitate a seamless transition for the students.
Interested applicants, please send a cover letter that addresses your ability to fulfill the above job qualifications and a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org