Santa Fe Preparatory School seeks a Middle/Upper School Visual Arts teacher who is eager to inspire students and join a professional, dynamic, and collaborative faculty. We are a diverse learning community dedicated to active inquiry and discourse. Authentic relationships, inclusive and creative pedagogy, and deep content are foundational to our purpose.
Primary job responsibilities include teaching 4 sections of art classes (likely including Photography, Yearbook, and 3D-Studio). In addition, all full-time teachers lead a community service group, participate in grade-level retreats at the beginning of the year, advise a student club, actively contribute as a member of a grade-level team, and serve as advisor to 6-10 students per year. Beginning August 2021.
Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree is required. An MFA and teaching experience at the secondary or college level are preferred. Preferred candidates will also have an active art practice as well as experience guiding/mentoring students outside the classroom.
Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and a list of three references to Dina Jansen (firstname.lastname@example.org). To find out more about the school, candidates are invited to visit our website at www.sfprep.org.
About Santa Fe Preparatory School
Santa Fe Prep is an independent school serving students in grades 7 through 12. We are an ambitious and diverse learning community dedicated to active discourse. We value our place in the community of Santa Fe, which enriches and defines us. We cultivate qualities of character, scholarship, and citizenship in our students that inspire them to act responsibly and compassionately at home, at school, and in the world.