Andover Public Schools

Andover Public Schools (APS), a district dedicated to providing creative and quality instruction that educates the whole child so that they are prepared for success in college, career and life. We are a district known for academic rigor and excellence in arts and athletics.

APS is focused on world-class child-entered excellence in early childhood, elementary and secondary education. We have one Preschool, five K-5 Elementary Schools, three 6-8 Middle Schools, and a Senior High School. 

Andover Public Schools High Plain Elementary School, High Plain Road, Andover, MA, USA
Jul 16, 2019
Part time
Description Under the direction of the principal and the fine arts program coordinator, the art teacher will teach  classes as scheduled, will co-ordinate art with other curricula, and will be involved with all schedule exhibits. Responsibilities -Conduct art classes as scheduled. -Provide clear written plans on a weekly basis. -Report on pupil progress through student report cards and student analysis sheets to principal-program advisor. -Include sculpture, weaving and clay, along with two-dimensional activities. -Articulate interdisciplinary art program with other cooperating teams. -Be involved with school and community activities and exhibits. -Implement art curriculum. Report implementation to the principal and program advisor as directed. Qualifications -Massachusetts certification in area of art. -Demonstrated successful teaching in art. -Demonstrated thorough knowledge of elements of art and successful techniques with emphasis on two-dimensional products in all media. -Demonstrated successful teaching techniques in clay, sculpture and textiles. -Competency working in a culturally diverse environment or the willingness to acquire these skills. -Demonstrated successful techniques in integrating art program into the curriculum of other disciplines. -Ability to communicate articulately and cooperatively with teachers, parents, and administrators. -Knowledge and sensitivity to successfully mainstream the learning disabled . Supplemental Information The Andover Public Schools welcomes applications from a broad range of diverse candidates and is highly committed to the recruitment and hiring of teachers and administrators that represent the diversity of the student body.