The part-time Art teacher is responsible for teaching high school art courses, and working with other core content teachers to create interdisciplinary projects across the curriculum. The teacher will be responsible for working at SPIRE Academy, an affiliate of Grand River Academy. SPIRE serves students who have a passion for athletics and teacher responsibilities will only be at SPIRE Academy.
Teacher Responsibilities including but not limited to;
2 Sections of Teaching
Communicates and collaborates with other teachers to design interdisciplinary projects.
Communicates and collaborates with coaches in order to support the learning of students in their classes.
Professionally communicates with parents, Faculty and staff to meet student needs and differentiate curriculum.
Uses a variety of data to evaluate the ability of students and communicates the learning and growth to parents, faculty, and athletic coaches.
Addressing academic, emotional, and social needs as a member of the academic team.
Completes periodic progress reports to gauge student growth.
Participates in the seminar curriculum.
Preference to those with Masters of Fine Arts, or related degree.
Preference to those with 3 plus years of teaching experience.
Preference to candidates who have an understanding of working with athletes and international students.
Preference to candidates with strong experience working with a diverse population of needs.
In addition to teaching, the other responsibilities are:
To obtain the permitting and maintain the ability to drive students for the school.
To serve as a positive role model for the students, faculty, staff and other members of the school’s community.
To participate in department meetings and whole faculty meetings.
To adhere to all policies and procedures as stated in the Faculty/Staff Handbook.
To perform other duties as assigned by the head of school.
To support the school and its leadership.
About Spire Institute affiliated with Grand River Academy
Established in 1831, Grand River Academy is a college preparatory boarding and day school located in Austinburg, Ohio, that serves over 100 young men in grades 8-12, with a post-graduate option. The faculty and staff continue to make strides in the school’s mission to educate the total young man – academically, socially and emotionally to prepare them for lifelong success. The school offers small and intimate class sizes, individualized instruction and supportive faculty. Grand River Academy serves a unique and important niche - helping young men unlock and activate their full potential.