CERTIFIED - ELEMENTARY ART TEACHER (#389)

5075 - NLCS ( learn more )

North Lawrence Community Schools

Bedford, Indiana ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3891280
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : May 18, 2022
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Elementary Art Teacher

 

JOB TITLE: Elementary Art Teacher

REPORTS TO: Building Adiminstrator

 

SUMMARY DESCRIPTION:

    • Instructs students in visual arts in media such as: drawing, collage, painting, printmaking, ceramics, art history, art criticism, and mixed media utilizing strong pedagogical skills.
    • Prepares teaching outline for course of study, assigns lessons, and provides feedback to students.
    • Administers assessments to evaluate pupil’s progress, records results, and issues reports to inform parents of progress.
    • Maintains discipline in the classroom and in other school’s activities.
    • Uses curriculum maps, and other district resources to prepare lessons, considering factors, such as individual needs, abilities, learning levels, learning styles, and physical limitations of students.
    • Discusses student’s academic and behavior problems with parents and administrators and suggests remedial action.
    • Participates in faculty and professional meetings, professional development experiences, educational conferences, and teacher training workshops.
    • Maintains attendance and grade records.
    • Supervises students in hallways, cafeteria, and other areas of the building.
    • Effectively collaborates with teaching colleagues and administrators on best practices in teaching and learning.
    • Maintains inventory of art supplies and oversees the ordering and maintenance of art supplies to facilitate instruction.
    • Performs other duties as assigned

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Plan lessons using curriculum and Indiana State Standards
    • Maintain art supplies and equipment in good working order to facilitate instruction.
    • Plan lessons focusing on the rigor of the grade level curriculum while meeting students at their instructional level
    • Plan lessons that are easily identifiable, focused and clear; reinforce lessons with additional instruction, learning activities, and appropriate assessment
    • Adjust and plan lessons based on differentiated instruction to meet the needs of all students
    • Make modifications in lessons based on knowledge of the goals for each student’s disability as outline in his/her IEP and or 504 plan
    • Use assessment data to plan lessons and drive instruction
    • Create a classroom environment that supports instruction
    • Maintain an organized classroom to manage the classroom effectively and to provide a safe and secure learning environment for all students
    • Be a positive role model for all students
    • Maintain a positive disciplinary plan for all students
    • Develop a repertoire of teaching strategies to reach all learners
    • Participate in Corporation and Building based Professional Development
    • Communicate with parents in a clear, effective and timely manner
    • Communicate and work collaboratively and professionally with colleagues
    • Keep student, parent and family information confidential
    • Maintain accurate records regarding student information, grades, report cards, test data, IEP’s and attendance as required by the principal
    • Serve on committees as assigned by the building principal
    • Adhere to School Board policies, Corporation policies and procedures, and building guidelines
    • Perform other tasks and assume other responsibilities as assigned by the building principal and district administrators

QUALIFICATIONS:

  •  Effective or highly effective teacher

    • Exemplary verbal and written communication skills
    • Proficient technology skills
    • Ability to work independently and with colleagues
    • Self-driven and motivated
    • Organized
    • High Energy - committed to teaching in collaboration with others
    • Strong problem solver
    • Skilled at communicating with staff, students, and parents
    • Can model thinking and problem solving skills to students
    • Believes all students can learn
    • Understands the use of data in reaching and communicating goals
    • Fosters positive, validating relationships within the school community
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 10
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Art
  • Job Requirements

    • No experience required

    Contact Information

    • Andrew Clampitt
    • 460 West St.
    • Bedford, Indiana 47421-3705

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