Cambridge Friends School is accepting applications for a part-time art teaching position for the 2019-20 academic year. We strongly desire applicants who can teach art classes to students in grades 6-8 and enjoys working with a collaborative Middle School teaching team. We desire a teacher who is versatile, passionate about art, inventive, and enthusiastic about an opportunity to work with middle school students. The Visual Arts program endeavors to support students in the expression of their ideas, personal identities, understandings, and feelings through a variety of media.
In the art studio, the core projects involve supporting students as they work to express these identities in a variety of media (for example creating personal logos, designing a name or personal symbol in graffiti.) Candidates should be able to lead students in developing technical skill and in cultivating their voice and passion for art.
All Cambridge Friends Middle School teachers are expected to be active community members, sharing supervisory duties and demonstrate general support and care of the school community.
All middle school teachers’ responsibilities include student counsel and guidance: overseeing students' progress in special projects, Meeting for Worship, field trips, and Minimester week.