Berkeley Carroll is a Pre-K through grade 12 college preparatory school of 970 students located in the Park Slope section of Brooklyn in New York City. Our vibrant intellectual community draws students from all over the city. Admission to the school is competitive, and both our parents and students value achievement.
Berkeley Carroll seeks an experienced teaching artist to teach the 9th-12th grade digital photography sequence as well as additional visual arts art classes in the Upper and Middle divisions. A strong background in photography, visual media, and critical thinking, and experience in and excitement about teaching them, is essential. Ideal candidates will have an active studio practice and be passionate about making the world of art relevant and alive to students. Berkeley Carroll firmly believes in and supports our teaching artists’ studio practice, and faculty are provided with significant professional development related to teaching and pedagogy.
All candidates should be excited about becoming active members of our school community by advising a group of students, and by guiding a student club or affinity group, shepherding a publication, or coaching a team.
Teaching experience as well as a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a relevant visual arts field, is required, and a Master’s is preferred.
Berkeley Carroll is committed to an inclusive program and a diverse faculty and student body. Candidates with a demonstrated commitment to and experience with diversity, equity or inclusion work are especially encouraged to apply.
Candidates should send a cover letter and resume with a list of references to:
Jane Moore, Upper School Director: firstname.lastname@example.org
Maurico Cortes, Visual Arts Chair: email@example.com
About The Berkeley Carroll School
The Berkeley Carroll School is an independent, nonsectarian, coed pre-kindergarten through 12th Grade day school in Park Slope, Brooklyn. The school is a creative and intellectual community where devoted teachers challenge and engage talented students. Its demanding curriculum and vibrant civic life prepare graduates for success in college and for the greater endeavor—a life of critical, ethical, and global thinking. For more information, visit www.berkeleycarroll.org